Northern Ballet seek Executive Assistant

Closing Date: 14 February 2019

Northern Ballet

Location: Leeds

Remuneration: £24,000 - £25,000 per annum



Northern Ballet is one of the UK’s leading ballet companies and the widest touring ballet company in the UK. Bold and innovative in its approach, Northern Ballet is prolific at creating new full length-work with a unique blend of strong classical technique and world-class storytelling. Our repertoire embraces popular culture and pushes the boundaries of what stories can be told through dance.

Whether based on tour, or at Northern Ballet HQ in Leeds, a career with us allows you to become part of an ambitious world-class arts organisation.

We now have an opening for an Executive Assistant. This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to provide high level executive support and work closely with the Chief Executive and Artistic Director as we shape the future of the company. This is a hugely important role as the central point of communication for these leaders and will underpin the effective functioning of the organisation, working in an environment where confidentiality is of paramount importance. There is also a significant role to play in the proactive management of Board communications. The successful candidate will previously have held a relevant position in an extremely busy, creative environment with a keen eye for detail and the ability to juggle a number of tasks concurrently.

SALARY: £24,000 – £25,000 pa depending on experience – 35 hours per week

Closing date for applications Thursday 14 February at 12.00 noon

Interviews will take place in Leeds, on Wednesday 20 February

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Northern Ballet is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.