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Artistic Administrator

English Touring Opera are recruiting for one of the most desirable posts in a performing arts organisation.

The Artistic Administrator closely supports and assists the Director, and examines every aspect of the company's work from the perspective of the performing artist. They coordinate between agents, singers and production teams, and communicates information to finance and production staff. The right candidate will be a self-starter, but also a finisher, and they will take pleasure in enabling and facilitating. A thorough understanding of the training and life of a musician is essential, as well as IT literacy and clarity and economy in writing and in speech. An ethical business head will help.

The Artistic Administrator will assist the Director in the creation of a new stream of digital content while also preparing for a live tour in Autumn 2021.

We particularly encourage applications from disabled people and people from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds, as these groups are currently under-represented in the cultural sector. Fast learners are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please use the online application form. You will be asked to upload your CV (max. two pages) and a covering letter (max. two pages), outlining in detail why you are applying for the role and how your skills and experience make you a suitable candidate. Applications without a covering letter will not be assessed. You will also be asked to supply details of two referees and an outline of your availability for interview. You will also be asked for details relating to Equal Opportunities Monitoring which will be stored separately to the application and used for monitoring purposes only.

If you have any questions about the role or the application process, please email ETO's Producer, to arrange a conversation.

Application Form :

Tue 9 Mar, 10am. (Applications sent after the deadline cannot be considered.)


Interviews will take place via Zoom by the end of the week commencing Mon 8 Mar. Please indicate any constraints around your availability that week on the application form.

Artistic Administrator - Job Pack