Resource Officer, Learning and Participation


£25,480 per annum, fixed-term contract until August 2022

Full-time (40 hours per week)

Ballet and opera capture the deepest emotions and tell universal stories. The Royal Opera House wants to share these life-changing artforms and their power to move and excite with as many people as we can.

Our extensive Learning and Participation programme encourages participation and deepens learning, offering people of all ages the chance to discover and question our artforms and create their own responses to opera and ballet. Our ambition is to ignite interest and passion in our artforms, open up opportunities to diversify the talent pipeline and build a culturally literate and creative nation.

We are now looking to recruit a Resource Officer to work alongside the General Manager to support the business, administration and financial management of the ROH Learning and Participation programme. The successful candidate will liaise with a range of departments across the ROH and ensure good practice in budget and office management.

This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your administration experience and interest in arts and culture to one of the UK`s busiest theatres.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Excellent organisational skills with strong administration and planning skills and a systematic approach to managing a busy office;
  • Strong financial acumen with evidence of successful resource and budget administration and proven experience of using e-procurement or accounting software;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a high standard of written English and experience of report writing;
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines and identify future workload;
  • Experience of compliance and its management;
  • Excellent level of IT skills including Microsoft Office and proven experience of database management and operation.

A full job description is available below. To apply, please scroll to the bottom of the page and click on `Apply Now`. Please contact the Human Resources Department on Tel: +44 (0)20 7212 9124 if you have any access requirements or queries.

We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams.

Closing date for applications: 8.00 am, Monday 17 February 2020.

Interviews will be held in Covent Garden on Monday 24 February 2020.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

No agencies.




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