We are looking to appoint an Executive Director to work with the Artistic Directors to lead, manage and inspire the company.
This role is part time, with hours and salary to be negotiated. Whilst the Kneehigh offices are based in Truro, Cornwall, the location of this role is flexible.
The role requires the individual:
To have previous experience of strategic delivery and financial responsibility for a theatre company or similar creative organisation.
To have insight and a demonstrable understanding of the UK theatre landscape.
To have extensive and relevant experience of strategic planning and delivery and the ability to set direction.
To have working knowledge of business planning and strong financial acumen.
To have a proven record of effectively working with statutory funders.
To have a thorough understanding of Board Governance and development.
To have strong experience of managing both Creative and Producing teams.
To be creative, energetic and innovative.
To have well-developed communication skills, able to build strong working relationships within the team and externally.
To be an effective influencer, confident to initiate and develop opportunities in an enterprising manner
To have proven leadership experience.
To be flexible and adaptable to the demands of the role which will require an element of travel in the UK (particularly to Cornwall on a regular basis) and internationally.
If you are interested in this role and would like to discuss it further, please contact Taryn Harris on 01872 267910 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Otherwise, please email Taryn for the Application Pack. Deadline for receipt of applications (by CV and covering letter) is 9am on Friday 15th February 2019.