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

Marketing Department Trainee

The Philharmonia Orchestra Marketing Department is offering the opportunity for a trainee to join their busy team to gain experience in a wide range of marketing activities across their concerts in London and residencies throughout the UK. The successful candidate will be able to think creatively as well as possess impeccable organisational skills, the ability to work to tight deadlines and an enthusiasm for promoting classical music to audiences all over the UK.

Hours: 9.30am - 5.30pm, 5 days per week, with additional evenings and weekends as required. Placements are 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. The traineeship is for 6 months and will run from approximately November 2016 until May 2017.

Please apply by sending a CV and covering letter by email to Emily McGroarty:

Closing date: 5pm on Thursday 27 October 2016

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 1 November 2016

The Philharmonia Orchestra is one of the world’s busiest orchestras, giving over 150 concerts each year. Uniquely among the London orchestras, in addition to its season at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall it has thriving residencies in the UK at De Montfort Hall, Leicester; the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury; Three Choirs Festival; The Anvil, Basingstoke; and the Bedford Corn Exchange.

Closing date: 27 October 2016, 17:00

Contact: Emily McGroarty (

Download: Marketing Department Trainee Role Description.pdf