Opportunity: Assistant Producer
Mahogany Opera Group is seeking an Assistant Producer to support our General and Development managers and help realise our diverse touring programme. This is a full-time, fixed-term role until March 2018.
Mahogany Opera Group is a leading UK opera and music theatre company specialising in new and contemporary work. Mahogany relaunched in 2014, combining two companies under the artistic direction of Frederic Wake-Walker (The Opera Group and Mahogany Opera).
Mahogany’s mission is to stretch the boundaries of what opera can be and who it is for. Our vision is for opera and music theatre to be a thriving, connected and relevant part of the contemporary cultural ecology. We make new work in new ways, tour to different spaces and places, involve audiences and participants in the various stages of our work. We occupy a unique place in the sector, being the only company of this size to tour new work and participatory projects across the UK and internationally.
The Assistant Producer will work with the General Manager and the Development Manager on the delivery of our 2017-18 programme which include three major projects. They will work across Mahogany’s activity, assisting with producing, development goals and company communications, and supporting the running of the Mahogany Opera Group office. The ideal candidate will already have some experience of working in the arts and is looking to broaden his/her skills and take on new opportunities.
HOW TO APPLY
Further details about the role are available in the Application Pack, which is downloadable below. In order to apply, please submit the following:
- Cover letter detailing your interest in the post including specific examples of how you meet the person specification
- Current CV
- Completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form (downloadable below)
Application deadline: Received by 1pm, Monday 27 March 2017
Interviews: Friday 31 March
Email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
[please put ‘Assistant Producer Application’ in the subject line]
Further information: email email@example.com with any questions or to arrange an informal conversation with Ivan van Kalmthout (Chief Executive).