After 42 years of worldwide performance and recording, The Sixteen is recognised as one of the world’s greatest ensembles, comprising both choir and period-instrument orchestra. At home in the UK, The Sixteen are “The Voices of Classic FM” and Associate Artists of Kings Place, London as well as having an ongoing Artist Residency at Wigmore Hall. The group promotes the Choral Pilgrimage, an annual tour of the UK’s finest cathedrals, which aims to bring music back to the buildings for which it was written. The Sixteen featured in the highly successful BBC television series, Sacred Music, presented by actor Simon Russell Beale. For more information on The Sixteen, Harry Christophers and our record label CORO, please visit www.thesixteen.com
Outline of Key Responsibilities:
The Concerts and Box office Co-ordinator manages The Sixteen’s in-house box office system and is responsible for assisting the Concerts & Artistic Planning Manager with all artistic and logistical arrangements for The Sixteen’s concerts, tours and recordings, including concert management.
A flexible working approach is required for this role with concerts taking place at weekends and during the evenings. Time in lieu is given as much as possible.
The Concerts and Box Office Co-ordinator will be supervised by and report to the Concerts & Artistic Planning Manager
A full driving licence is essential; foreign languages would be useful.
The Sixteen is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
This is a full-time role based primarily at the London office at Quadrant House, 10 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1AU. Official office hours are 10am to 6pm. There is also flexibility for some home-working.
It is anticipated that the split between roles will be approximately 80% Concerts Co-ordinator, 20% Box Office Co-ordinator.
Contributory pension scheme in operation
25 days holiday per year
Interviews w/c 16 August