Vacancies in the Orchestra and Administration team.

Vacancies in the Orchestra and Administration

Administration Vacancies

Finance Officer

The London Symphony Orchestra is seeking a Finance Officer to be responsible for all financial accounting of the charitable company, LSO Ltd, and also to work as part of the wider Finance team by maintaining accurate and up-to-date financial records. Day-to-day bookkeeping work (purchase and sales ledgers) is carried out by the Finance Coordinator.

This role offers responsibility and ownership over specific areas of the LSO’s finances, together with the opportunity to develop skills and experience, in addition to study support for any formal qualifications (if applicable).  
The successful candidate will possess solid general ledger and accounting experience and will have advanced Excel skills. The role is an ideal opportunity for an individual seeking to progress their career within the Finance department of an interesting and successful organisation.

Salary range: £26,000 - £27,000 per annum, according to experience.

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For more information about this post please contact:
Edward Knight, Financial Controller
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Tel: 0207 382 2501

To apply for this post please use the online application form:
> Finance Officer online application form

Deadline for receipt of applications: 10am on Monday 6 March 2017.  Interviews will be held in the same week.


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

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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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