Pegasus Theatre

Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive Officer

Pegasus is a theatre with young people at its heart. In everything it does, Pegasus considers how to attract, engage and spark the imaginations of young people.

Salary: £38 - £42,000
Location: Magdalen Road, Oxford, OX4 1RE

Pegasus Theatre is looking for an exceptional individual to help provide leadership during a renewed phase of organisational development, as Executive Director and Joint Chief Executive.

The Executive Director and Joint CEO) will work with Joint CEO (Artistic), Corinne Micallef, to provide inspirational leadership for the organisation, an ACE National Portfolio Organisation with a 50 year history as a national leader in youth theatre. Together they will develop the strategic vision and artistic policy; create, implement and monitor the theatre’s Business Plan; and provide motivation that inspires a shared purpose, vision and commitment throughout the organisation.

The right person will share our belief in the importance of making inspirational theatre with, and for, young people. The successful applicant will be able to think strategically about the future of the theatre and be an experienced leader in their field. They will have been involved in managing an arts venue at a senior level and demonstrated the ability to lead a staff team efficiently and effectively. They will be an excellent collaborator, prepared to support the vision of the Artistic Director, whilst driving forward all aspects of the operation of the theatre, to take Pegasus into a bright new future.

Reporting jointly to the Board of Trustees the CEOs are accountable for the management and operation of the theatre working in close collaboration with our staff, artists and young people. The Executive Director and Joint CEO has particular responsibility for the oversight of financial and operational management, marketing and communications, human resources, revenue and trading opportunities and operational management including box office and front of house.

How to Apply:

Further details and interview pack available here.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 14 July, 2017.
Interviews: scheduled for the weeks beginning 24 and 31 July.

All offers of employment are made subject to the receipt of references that meet Pegasus’ standards and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be required.