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Events and Commercial Manager

Application Closing Date: 22 May 2023

Nottingham Playhouse is a leading centre for the performing arts, community engagement and innovative event programming. It currently encompasses performance spaces, bars and meeting rooms with plans to expand its site.

We are seeking an Events and Commercial Manager with an entrepreneurial approach and great people skills to develop and build our commercial operation. The broad scope is to optimise profitability from secondary activities including event hires, our bars, merchandising, confectionary and lettings, with a focus on identifying new users in the busy Playhouse building and its expanding portfolio. Working with the whole Playhouse team, this role combines leading on business and event development with overseeing the delivery and profitability of the existing offer.

The role is offered as a permanent, full-time contract.

Nottingham Playhouse is committed to a policy of diversity and inclusion, creating a workforce representative of the diverse communities we work with. Our workforce is currently under representative of certain communities and we are taking positive action for equal opportunities through the recruitment process. We actively encourage applications from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Disabled people. Nottingham Playhouse is part of the Parents in Performing Arts (PIPA) campaign and welcomes proposals for flexible working around caring responsibilities and anyone looking for a positive work/life balance. We are also a Disability Confident employer, recruiting and supporting disabled people in the workplace.

For more information and details on how to apply, please download the Recruitment Pack, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. Please note we will not accept a CV in place of an application form.

We would like to help you to fully participate in the application process. If you would like the Recruitment Pack, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form in an alternative format, support in completing your application, or you would like an alternative way to make your application, please contact us to discuss a suitable format.

The closing date for applications is Monday 22 May 2022 at 12noon.

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