Director of Audiences and Media


The Royal Opera House (ROH) aims to reach and delight as many people with ballet and opera as we can - sparking passions, nurturing talent, creating, crafting and performing and inspiring others to do the same.

Home to two of the world`s great artistic companies - The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet, performing with the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House - we bring together the arts at their very best.

We want many more people to enjoy and engage in exceptional ballet and opera and have developed our 2017-2022 Plan to support us in this aim.

The role of the Director of Audiences and Media is to engage and grow current and future audiences. Reporting to the Chief Executive, they will have responsibility for several specialist functions including: audience development, analytics and audience data, broadcast, communications, creative studios, digital products, distribution, marketing and oversee around 60 employees and relationships with a number of external agencies.

The new Director will be an inspiring and dynamic media, marketing and communications professional, with experience of leading successful change at a senior level across a complex organisation and will help grow audiences and develop new revenue streams across a range of platforms. Candidates will also need to demonstrate the capacity to translate their experience into this world-leading and highly professional artistic environment, with the personal credibility to build effective relationships across a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, and a clear commitment to the ROH`s mission and activity.

Location: London.

Salary: Competitive.

For further details, including job description, person specification and information on how to apply, please visit https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/, quoting reference 4163.

The deadline for applications is midday (BST) on 10th June 2019.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

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