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Project Team Deputy Manager (Stage Bias), Royal Opera House


£52,425 per annum

The Royal Opera House produces some of the best opera and ballet in the world. Our Technical Department plays a leading part in ensuring our performances are of the highest quality by delivering technical excellence for every performance and rehearsal.

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Project Team Deputy Manager to assist with all staging and technical requirements for rehearsals and performances. Supporting the Project Team Manager of a team working on a flexible production day by day basis, you will help ensure the highest standards of quality and best practice for all aspects of the work, and support a culture of continuous improvement.

The right person for this challenge will be a strong team player with:

  • A substantial track record in technical or project management for major establishments primarily for the staging of opera and ballet productions.
  • Experience in all key technical areas: stage, lighting, engineering, flying, rigging, and props.
  • The ability to support delivery of all projects to deadlines and budgets.
  • Strong communication skills to assist with production and team liaison.

A positive approach to Health and Safety is essential in this role.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available from our website. To apply, please click on the following link, scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Apply Now

For queries please contact the Human Resources Department at or 0207 212 9124 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00 am, Tuesday 3 April 2018.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

No agencies.

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