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

Player Vacancies

There are currently no player vacancies.

Administration Vacancies

Friends Manager

The Friends Manager will manage the strategic development of the Friends of the Philharmonia, identifying opportunities to increase membership and income from the scheme to achieve a target of £100,000 per annum. A re-launch of the Friends of the Philharmonia and Conductors’ Circle schemes is planned for summer 2017 and the Friends Manager will play a crucial role in reviewing the current benefits offered and shaping the revised programme

Closing date: 31 October 2016, 12:00

Contact: Jonathan Kuhles (

Download: Philharmonia Friends Manager Oct 2016.pdf

Traineeships Currently Available

Education Department Trainee

The Philharmonia Orchestra is offering a three month traineeship in its award-winning Education Department. This is an invaluable opportunity to gain insight into the workings of one of the world's busiest orchestras. The successful candidate will possess impeccable organisational skills, the ability to work to tight deadlines and an enthusiasm for engaging all different kinds of audiences with classical music.

Hours: 9.30am - 5.30pm, 5 days per week, with additional evenings and weekends as required. The traineeship is 3 months in duration (with the possibility to extend), voluntary and unpaid, although travel expenses (maximum equivalent of monthly travel card, London zones 1 - 6, per month, during each Trainee placement) and a lunch allowance are available.

Please apply by sending a CV and covering letter addressed to Alexandra Brierley, Director of Education, outlining your experience to date and why you would like to be considered for this role by email only to Catherine Bullough, Education Assistant at

Interviews to be held on Monday 21 November 2016 at the Philharmonia office, 6 Chancel Street, London SE1 0UX.

Length of traineeship: 3 months with the possibility to extend

You will be required to complete a DBS check for this position.  

Closing date: 16 November 2016, 17:30

Contact: Catherine Bullough (

Download: Education Department Trainee 201610.pdf