Vacancies

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

Player Vacancies

There are currently no player vacancies.

Administration Vacancies

Director, Residencies and Regional Programme

This senior-level appointment is an exciting opportunity to nurture and develop the Philharmonia Orchestra’s extensive series of residencies and relationships with major UK concert halls, together with its diverse portfolio of external recordings, projects and film work. The successful candidate will have relevant managerial experience, excellent interpersonal, organisational and budgetary skills, and a passion for classical music. Willingness to work unsocial hours and to travel to concert venues outside London is essential.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to Fiona Martin, Deputy Managing Director: fiona.martin@philharmonia.co.uk

Please include details of two referees in your application, stating at what point in the recruitment process each of them may be contacted (we will not contact your referees without your permission)

Deadline for applications: 09.00 on Monday 9 May

Interviews will be held at the Orchestra’s offices, 6 Chancel Street, London SE1 0UX as follows:
• First round: Thursday 12 May
• Second round: Monday 16 May, afternoon

Closing date: 09 May 2016, 09:00

Contact: Fiona Martin (fiona.martin@philharmonia.co.uk)

Download: Director Residencies Regional Programme Job Description April 2016.pdf

Personal Assistant to the Managing Director

The Philharmonia Orchestra is seeking a Personal Assistant to the Managing Director. This is a part-time 6-month fixed-term contract (potentially renewable at the end of the term).

The successful candidate will possess first-class secretarial and interpersonal skills, a keen eye for detail and the ability to work as part of a team. Knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, orchestral classical music would be an advantage.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to Fiona Martin, Deputy Managing Director: fiona.martin@philharmonia.co.uk

Deadline for applications: 18.00 on Friday 13 May

Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 May at the Orchestra’s offices, 6 Chancel Street, London SE1 0UX

Closing date: 13 May 2016, 18:00

Contact: Fiona Martin (fiona.martin@philharmonia.co.uk)

Download: Pa To The Managing Director Job Description April 2016.pdf

Finance and Office Administrator

The Philharmonia Orchestra is seeking a Finance and Office Administrator. This is a full time permanent position, and is a key role within the organisation.

This role would ideally suit a candidate who is committed to a career in the Arts generally, and could provide a first or early step in such a career, whether in finance or other disciplines. Above all, we are looking for an energetic individual with exceptional organisational and communication skills, who will relish the opportunity to enjoy a close working relationship with the Finance Director and other Heads of Department. Applicants need not be finance specialists.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to Kate Sheerin, Finance Director: kate.sheerin@philharmonia.co.uk

Deadline for applications: 18.00 on Friday 13 May

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 18 May at the Orchestra’s offices, 6 Chancel Street, London SE1 0UX

Closing date: 13 May 2016, 18:00

Contact: Kate Sheerin (kate.sheerin@philharmonia.co.uk)

Download: Finance And Office Administrator April 2016.pdf

Orchestra Driver

The Philharmonia Orchestra is seeking to recruit an Orchestra Driver to drive the Orchestra’s instrument lorry within the UK and internationally. The successful candidate will hold a clean Category C licence and will have extensive driving experience, both in the UK and overseas. This is a full-time position, based in London, involving travel within the UK and overseas.

The Orchestra Driver reports to, and is line-managed by, the Stage/Transport Manager. The postholder is a member of the Concerts Department.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to Steve Brown, Stage/Transport Manager: steve.brown@philharmonia.co.uk

Closing date: 31 May 2016, 18:00

Contact: Steve Brown (steve.brown@philharmonia.co.uk)

Download: Orchestra Driver Job Description May 2016.pdf

Traineeships Currently Available

There are currently no vacant traineeships.