Assistant Company Manager, Royal Academy of Music

  • 14th June 2019
  • London
  • Full time
  • Paid (£20k-25k)
  • Other, opera
  • Julie Stancombe


Full Time:       32.5 hours per week

Salary range:  £20,324 - £21,929 per annum inclusive of London Allowance

Start date:      2 September 2019

Permanent contract

The Royal Academy of Music is a stimulating and friendly environment with a diverse mix of students and staff from over 50 countries. Based in central London adjacent to Regent’s Park, we have been training musicians to the highest professional standards since our foundation in 1822. Many of the world’s leading musicians and performers studied with us and we are firmly focussed on developing tomorrow’s musical leaders in a number of disciplines including classical, jazz and musical theatre.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Company Manager within Royal Academy Opera, which is in itself a training company closely mimicking the profession. You will report to and work closely with the Opera Company Manager, gaining valuable experience in Company Management, General Management and Producing.

This is a developmental opportunity open to a recent graduate in stage management or arts administration with specific interest in opera, or someone with the equivalent experience.  Appropriate support and training will be provided to enable you to build upon your skills and experience. 

You will need a good working knowledge of IT systems and excellent interpersonal skills along with a real passion for theatre, music, and the arts.  You will also need the potential for and commitment to professional development.

Please visit to download a full job description and recruitment pack for this role.  If you do not have internet access, please write to Julie Stancombe, HR Assistant, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, London NW1 5HT, quoting reference 19/019. 

Completed applications must be received by 10am, Friday 14 June 2019. 

Interviews are expected to be held during week commencing 1 July 2019. 

Enquiries or applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted. 

The Academy is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of all students. 

The Academy values diversity and welcomes your application.