Belarus Free Theatre

General Manager/Producer

Belarus Free Theatre is looking for a motivated, ambitious and creative individual to join the company as General Manager/Producer.

you’ll be a central part of a small team creating vital political theatre, education programmes and international campaigning activities

The General Manager/Producer manages the UK office and oversees all company activities, including the company’s financial & administrative management and human resources.

Working closely with the Artistic Directors, the General Manager/Producer produces the company’s artistic programme in the UK and internationally, liaising with venues and partners and negotiating a future life for productions, as well as overseeing all other company projects including campaigns and media work.  During 2019, this includes producing a major new production for UK and international touring.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of "one of the bravest and most inspired underground troupes on the planet" (New York Times, 2015).

Belarus Free Theatre is a unique theatre company highly respected in the UK and internationally, whose work crosses the arts and human rights. Working from the offices of the Young Vic, where BFT is an associate company, you’ll be a central part of a small team creating vital political theatre, education programmes and international campaigning activities. The ideal applicant will be flexible in their approach and ready to anticipate the constantly changing needs and realities of the company’s existence in Belarus and creative work in the UK.

A full Job Description is available on BFT’s website here: http://belarusfreetheatre.com/general_manager/

To Apply:

To apply for the post, please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter (no longer that two sides of A4) explaining why you are interested in the role and how your skills and experience match the person specification to: info@belarusfreetheatre.com or by post to Belarus Free Theatre, c/o The Young Vic, 66 The Cut, London SE1 8LZ

If you have any questions or if you would like to submit your application in another format, please call the BFT office on +44 (0) 20 7922 2998

Closing date: The deadline for receipt of applications is 30 September 2018
First round interviews: Week commencing 8th October 2018
Second round interviews: Week commencing 15th October 2018