Orchestra Administrative Co-coordinator


Permanent Contract

£28,360 per annum

The Royal Opera House produces some of the best opera and ballet in the world.

We wish to recruit an Administrative Co-coordinator with significant practical experience of working with a professional orchestra to provide management and administrative support to the Orchestra Administrative Director and the Orchestra Manager of the Royal Opera House. This varied role involves a considerable amount of office work including managing all internal media requests, maintaining advance schedules, arranging external rehearsal venues and player recruitment. All staff also assist with fixing, show duties and OPAS database maintenance as required.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A music degree or equivalent music qualification or experience;
  • Significant hands on practical experience of working with a professional orchestra;
  • A detailed knowledge of the working practices and demands of a professional orchestra;
  • Knowledge of the MU negotiated commercial recording agreements would be an advantage;
  • Track record of taking and accepting responsibility for projects and initiatives; and
  • Substantial and proven experience of OPAS or other event management system software.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Apply Now. For queries please contact the Human Resources Department at hr.recruitment@roh.org.uk or 0207 212 9124 and you can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00am, Monday 22 January 2018.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

No agencies.



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