Closing Date: 12 November 2018
We are looking for a Press Manager to join our busy theatre.
Based on The Cut in Waterloo, we produce new plays, classics, musicals, adaptations of books, short films, and more. We attract large and complex audiences, we win major awards, we have deep connections in our neighbourhoods and we take shows to the West End and New York. Recent shows include Yerma, The Brothers Size, The Jungle and The Inheritance. On average we play to over 90% capacity, taking approximately £2 million at the box office.
The Press Manager will maintain and increase the Young Vic’s profile and its work in the press, broadcast and media. You will have proven experience of leading a press campaign for arts and culture and have an in-depth understanding of media management.
We actively encourage people from a variety of backgrounds with different experiences, skills and stories to join us and influence and develop our working practice. We are particularly keen to hear from people of colour and candidates who self-identify as disabled. All candidates who self-identify as disabled who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for interview.
Please note we do not accept CVs for this role. For the job description and application pack, please go to https://www.youngvic.org/about-us/jobs/press-manager