Take a look below for our current player and administration job vacancies.

Player Vacancies


Joint Principal Oboe

Successful applicants will be invited to audition and will need to prepare the Strauss Oboe Concerto (all movements including cadenzas) and the attached excerpts. All applicants will be contacted the week after the deadline.
For any queries or questions, please contact Marion at

Closing date: 31 January 2017

Administration Vacancies

There are currently no administration vacancies.

Traineeships Currently Available

Development Department Trainee

The Philharmonia's Development Department is currently offering a 3-6 month traineeship as part of the Orchestra's Arts Management Training Programme. The Development Department plays a crucial role, enabling the Orchestra to carry out its valuable work by fundraising from individuals, businesses and charitable trusts. This is a unique opportunity to learn about all aspects of fundraising, with a specific focus on the Friends scheme and event management. For further information, please read the attached document and watch our short film on the Arts Management Training Programme. 

Placements are full-time for 3 - 6 months (to be agreed), voluntary and unpaid, although travel expenses (maximum equivalent of monthly travelcard, London zones 1 - 6, per month, during each Trainee placement) and a lunch allowance are available.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit a covering letter and CV to before the closing date.

Closing date: 01 February 2017, 12:00

Contact: Patrick Reardon-Morgan (

Download: Development Trainee Jd Dec-jan 201617.pdf