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Head of Finance

Job Description

About the role

ETO is seeking an experienced theatre accountant to provide high level technical expertise and knowledge.

ETO has an experienced Finance Manager who covers the financial accounting of the organisation, and a Producer who leads on budgeting and planning. This role is ideal for someone with a real enthusiasm for the performing arts who can work with these individuals and provide the specialist knowledge outlined in the job descrpition below.

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.

About ETO

ETO has a unique place in British opera as the only mid-scale touring company offering regional venues, and thousands of audience members, outstanding opera performances and impactful Learning and Participation projects, across a significant national footprint. At the heart of our mission is a commitment to touring ambitious programmes of high-quality, innovative, and exciting opera performances that engage and inspire.

How 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, matthew.turbett@englishtouringopera.org.uk to arrange a conversation.