This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a small, collaborative and dynamic team - where your input as a manager will have a direct impact on the lives of participants as well as on the direction of our organisation. We are looking for a Company Manager who is meticulous with finances and policy, understands the value of grassroots community work, and is eager to bring the logistical skills that can help turn an artistic vision into reality.
The Company Manager is responsible for the day-to-day management of the organisation.
This includes ensuring the ongoing financial security and public profile of A Moment’s Peace, working alongside the Artistic Director to manage budgets and fundraising and maintaining partnerships. The Company Manager will issue contracts for staff and freelancers as well as maintaining organisational procedures and policy documents. They will also collaborate with the AD to identify and meet artistic and wellbeing goals for existing groups and to expand the organisation's remit.
The Company Manager will also offer in-person support at some workshops and performances.
Central to this role will be the Company Manager’s responsibility to work closely with the AD to foster an atmosphere of care, collaboration and trust, ensuring fair working practices are enacted and that the organisation's approach to working with staff, participants and audiences is underpinned by a commitment to justice.
Working Hours: Normal working hours are 3 days/21 hours per week, most of which can be done flexibly and remotely.
Rate of Pay: £34,000 PA pro rata
Term: This post is for a fixed term, currently funded until the end of September 2023, with an aim to extend.
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To apply, please send:
An up to date CV of no more than 2 pages, including your education and recent employment history
The details of 2 references
A cover letter no more than 1 page stating clearly how your experience and skills match the job and person description
A video no more than 5 minutes long in place of a cover letter
Please submit these files to Kirstin McLean at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions, please get in touch with us. Kirstin McLean (Artistic Director) will be happy to answer any questions about the General Manager role or A Moment’s Peace in general. You can email her at email@example.com or arrange an informal chat.
Please note that this recruitment process has no set deadline. We are welcoming applications immediately and will appoint the first suitable candidate.
Upon appointment of a suitable candidate, all job advertisements will be removed.
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A Moment's Peace is always open to new board members, who shape what we do and how we work.
We welcome people from all backgrounds, with skills and/or lived experience which would benefit the organisation.
If you are interested in joining our small, dynamic team, please email our Kirstin, our Artistic Director, with any questions or for an informal chat - firstname.lastname@example.org