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Concert & Event Manager

Concert & Event Manager (Full Time; Ongoing)

As a Concert and Event Manager, you will provide high quality and professional concert and event management and production management for events held at the Melbourne Recital Centre. In this role, you will liaise with artists, agents, tour managers, hirers and other users of the Centre providing effective artistic support and coordination for events. You will use your event management skills and passion for the performing arts, to deliver high quality events and contribute to strong client relationships. This role also engages with a broad cross section of Melbourne Recital Centre’s key presenting partners, as well as artists, commercial and community hirers.

The successful candidates will have significant experience and skills in concert and event management including the following;

  • Demonstrated experience of working in an event management or technical production role for a performing arts venue or for a performing arts sector organisation.
  • A specific knowledge of the presentation of music, including a range of classical and contemporary genres, and its production requirements.
  • A broad general knowledge across a variety of technical production fields including audio, lighting, projection, audio-visual and staging.
  • Demonstrated capacity to be highly organised, determine workloads, set priorities, work independently and under pressure in a multi-task environment and complete tasks within specified timeframes.
HOW TO APPLY

Please email a cover letter, a separate document addressing the essential key selection criteria and your resume to Annabel Storey, Human Resource Advisor at recruitment@melbournerecital.com.au by 6th June 2018.

ANY QUESTIONS?

If you have any enquiries about the recruitment process or the position, please email recruitment@melbournerecital.com.au

Melbourne Recital Centre is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing a smoke free and accessible environment.