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Vacancies in the Orchestra and Administration team.

Vacancies in the Orchestra and Administration

Administration Vacancies

Trusts & Foundations Coordinator

The Trusts & Foundations Coordinator will work closely with the Trusts & Foundations Manager in researching potential funders, writing proposals, stewarding funders, arranging small events and providing reports and evaluation on projects that have been funded. The Trusts & Foundations Coordinator will provide key administration support including maintaining databases and financial records. Strong written and administrative skills are essential, as is an interest in music education.

Working as part of the Development team, this role also supports the LSO’s wider fundraising activity by assisting at concerts and other events. Joining the LSO at an exciting time in its history, the Trusts & Foundations Coordinator will play a key role in securing the ongoing sustainability of the LSO’s pioneering community and education programmes.

Salary: £20,000 to £23,000 per annum, according to experience.

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For more information about this post please contact:

Philip Chandler, Trusts & Foundations Manager
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Tel: 020 7382 2561

To apply for this post please use the online application form (NB no CVs please):
> Trusts & Foundations Coordinator online application form

Deadline for receipt of applications: 11:00am on Wednesday 10th August 2016.

Interviews will be held on Monday 15th August 2016.

LSO Discovery Projects Coordinator

LSO Discovery, the London Symphony Orchestra's pioneering music education and community programme, is seeking a passionate and highly organised individual to support LSO On Track, the LSO’s partnership programme with Music Education Hubs in East London. 

LSO On Track sits within LSO Discovery’s First Access programme, which also includes early years, family days and workshops, open rehearsals, Discovery and Community Choirs, a programme for children and adults with learning disabilities, hospital visits, and full orchestra concerts for schools and families at the Barbican Centre. This is a permanent full time role.

Salary: £20,000 to £22,500 per annum, according to experience.

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For more information about this post please contact:

David Nunn, LSO On Track Projects Manager
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Tel: 0207 382 2538

To apply for this post please use the online application form (NB no CVs please):
> LSO Discovery Projects Coordinator online application form

Deadline for receipt of applications: 12 noon on Monday 1st August 2016

Interviews will be held on Thursday 4th August 2016.  If you are unable to attend on 4th August, tell us the closest possible dates before or after that you could be available.

Commercial and Community Marketing Manager (Part Time)

The Commercial and Community Marketing Manager will implement strategies relating to the commercial marketing of LSO St Luke’s as a hireable venue and in deepening LSO St Luke’s’ engagement with the local community through a recently expanded ambassador and business partnership programme. By association, this engages members of the public in the broader range of the Orchestra’s work.

The LSO requires a creative and flexible team player with excellent communications skills, and experience of working with people from all backgrounds, ages and walks of life reflecting the diverse and eclectic audience and participants at LSO St Luke’s, and its broad range of event hire clients.

The post-holder works within both the LSO St Luke’s and the LSO Marketing team, splitting their time between both offices that are within ten minutes walking distance. You will also work closely with LSO Discovery Project Managers working on community-based events.

Salary: £24,000 to £26,000 per annum pro-rata. 22.5 hours per week.

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For more information about this post please contact either:

Alison Thompson, LSO St Luke's Centre Manager
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or

Edward Appleyard, LSO Senior Marketing Manager, Brand and Communications
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Tel: 0207 382 2521

To apply for this post please use the online application form (NB no CVs please):
> Commercial and Community Marketing Manager online application form

Deadline for receipt of applications: Thursday 28 July 2016 (interviews will be held w/b 8 August 2016).

 

Orchestra Vacancies

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Working with the LSO

The LSO has paid positions for staff working in a number of areas including concerts planning, backstage, education, event management, marketing, fundraising and finance, as well as in the Orchestra itself.

All vacancies are advertised here and all current vacancies are shown above, together with details of how to apply. If no vacancies are shown, we are not currently recruiting but do check back regularly as new positions may become available at any time.

Work Experience with the LSO

The LSO does not currently offer any work experience placements or internships. The LSO does occasionally offer placements to students who are required to complete such experience as part of a degree or other academic course. These placements are usually for periods of between 6 and 12 months and are advertised above when available. We regret that we are unable to offer any other placements at present.

Enquiries about Job Vacancies and Work Experience

Because of the volume of emails and letters that we receive about working with the LSO, we are unable to respond personally to enquiries about vacancies. We also regret that we are unable to review all CVs that we are sent, and instead we encourage those who are interested in working with the LSO to apply for specific positions.

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Please note that, unless otherwise stated, we do not accept CVs. All applications for vacancies at the LSO must be made on the online application form, accessed via the link provided with the job advert.

The LSO is an equal opportunities organisation.

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