Box Office Manager
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Box Office Manager to be responsible for the operation of the Fringe Box Office, both for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and the other festivals and events that are ticketed through the Society's year round agency business.
Red61 is a ticketing software company who deliver services to festivals, venues and events both in the UK and internationally. We provide a market leading ticketing platform designed to improve access and maximise ticket sales. As well as being a software supplier, Red61 also offer Box Office management and ticketing consultancy services. Red61 has been contracted to manage all aspects of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society’s Box Office operation and IT infrastructure since 2009. Red61 employs the Box Office team and manages the Box Office on behalf of the Society as if it were an internal department. It is therefore important that the standards of service are of the highest level, so as to reflect the image and aspirations of the Society.
We are looking for someone to ensure smooth and efficient Box Office operation, manage the staffing budget and structure, including overseeing the recruitment and training of the Box Office team, and manage the relationship between the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society and Red61.
If you have experience in managing large teams, have the ability to work calmly and efficiently in high pressure situations, and have a good understanding of ticketing / events industry, then we'd love to hear from you.
Please find the full job description and our online application form here.
Closing date: 18th June 2019.