Donmar Warehouse seeks Assistant to the Executive

Closing Date: 14 January 2019

Donmar Warehouse

Location: Covent Garden, London

Remuneration: £25,000 - £28,000 (dependent on experience)



The Donmar Warehouse, one of London’s leading subsidised theatres, is looking to recruit an Assistant to the Executive to join their busy team. This is a key post supporting the new Executive team (Michael Longhurst, Artistic Director Designate beginning as Artistic Director (AD) in March 2019 and Henny Finch, Executive Producer (EP) beginning January 2019) at a time of transition for the organisation.

This role is responsible for providing comprehensive administrative support to the Artistic Director and Executive Producer dealing with all areas of the management of the Donmar’s activities. This role will also be a direct link with the Donmar staff, enabling the Executive to provide consistent communication. The Assistant to the Executive will ensure the effective organisation of the day-to-day running of the AD and EP activities including efficient diary management. This person will also manage the Donmar’s house seats and develop, implement and maintain systems to ensure the efficiency of the AD and EP, both internally and externally.

This post would suit an exceptional administrator who is highly organised, practical, flexible and enthusiastic.

For more information, please visit our website to download the job description and application form. Completed application forms should be sent to by the deadline. CVs will not be accepted for this position.

Deadline for applications: 10am Monday 14 January 2019

First round interviews to be held that week.