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Freelance London Concert Manager / Front of House

Salary
£16,000 pro rata per annum. Self-employed contract. Highly competitive rate paid per concert after training
Hours
Each concert is a 2.5 hour commitment
Position Type
Freelance
Location
Across London
Closing Date
29/12/2021
Advert expires on
27/10/2021

Bach to Baby

Main Duties

Job Specification

Bach to Baby, the critically acclaimed concert series for families, is looking for a concert manager with excellent presentation and organisation skills. If you are enthusiastic and love working with people we want to hear from you! Classical music/Drama/ Arts graduate background with an ability to sing preferable.

This is an ideal position for a music/drama/arts graduate, especially a singer who is looking to develop skills in concert management with an innovative and ground-breaking series. Full training will be provided.

Duties

  • Being the public face of Bach to Baby, representing the brand.
  • Looking after the needs of the audience, artists, venues, and Bach to Baby team members at a concert.
  • Preparation of venue prior to concert, including putting up posters and sound/lighting check.
  • Assisting concert attendees, which includes ticketing, giving directions, and serving light refreshments.
  • Introducing the artists, and leading the singing of nursery rhymes at the end of concert.
  • After concert: assisting in returning the venue to the state in which we found it.

Skills and Experience

Essential

  • Reliable
  • Friendly and sensitive to the needs of audience members
  • Confident presenter with experience of dealing with the public
  • Good interpersonal skills to develop and maintain effective working relationships
  • Adaptable and ready to embrace the entrepreneurial spirit of the company
  • Classical music/Arts graduate background Desirable Good singing voice
  • London Based