Music in the Round

Executive Director

Salary: £35,000-£40,000 depending on experience
Location: Sheffield

Music in the Round seeks a dynamic Executive Director with a strong record in strategic arts administration, financial management and fundraising to lead the organisation. The role will involve developing and sustaining the company’s reputation, championing chamber music and supporting a creative environment in which to realise the artistic vision of the Artistic Director and resident group, Ensemble 360.

Music in the Round brings people and music closer together

An award-winning, forward-looking organisation, Music in the Round brings people and music closer together.  We are based in Sheffield, a vibrant city located in the beautiful Peak District with a great existing cultural offer and a burgeoning classical music scene. Our annual programme, comprising festivals, concert series, and pioneering learning and participatory activity, delivers unique live music experiences to thousands of people throughout England each year.

Partnership working is embedded in our practice as is our vision to develop audiences, young and old and nurture the musicians of the future.

To Apply:

For a confidential conversation about the role, please contact John Cowling, Chair of the Board of Music in the Round on 0114 281 4660.

For an application pack, please visit

Closing date: 27th April 2018.