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Cambridge Concert Manager, Bach to Baby

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Job Specification

Bach to Baby, the critically acclaimed concert series for families, is looking for a Cambridge concert manager with excellent presentation and organisation skills. If you are enthusiastic and love working with people we want to hear from you! Classical music/Drama/ Arts graduate background with an ability to sing preferable.

This is an ideal position for a music/drama/arts graduate, especially a singer who is looking to develop skills in concert management with an innovative and ground-breaking series. Full training will be provided.

Duties

  • Being the public face of Bach to Baby, representing the brand.
  • Looking after the needs of the audience, artists, venues, and Bach to Baby team members at a concert.
  • Preparation of venue prior to concert, including putting up posters and sound/lighting check.
  • Assisting concert attendees, which includes ticketing, giving directions, and serving light refreshments.
  • Introducing the artists, and leading the singing of nursery rhymes at the end of concert.
  • After concert: assisting in returning the venue to the state in which we found it.

Requirements

Essential

  • Reliable
  • Friendly and sensitive to the needs of audience members
  • Confident presenter with experience of dealing with the public.
  • Good interpersonal skills to develop and maintain effective working relationships
  • Adaptable and ready to embrace the entrepreneurial spirit of the company
  • Classical music/Arts graduate background

Desirable

  • Good singing voice.
  • Based in or around Cambridge

Location

Cambridge

Flexibility

This is a small company that cherishes hardworking entrepreneurship. Certain duties and responsibilities are difficult to define and may vary from time to time, sometimes overlapping in areas with other members of a close-knit team. Flexibility is required in order to have the freedom to think outside the box, explore, develop and learn the various areas in concert management.

Start date

July 2018

Application

For full job spec, to apply, and for more on Bach to Baby please see our website www.bachtobaby.com/opportunities/

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