Phoenix Dance Theatre is the longest standing contemporary dance company outside of London. Phoenix seeks to deliver its mission through the pursuit of its core values of quality, diversity, inclusivity, access and communication, through all of its activities.

Our mission is to inspire and entertain through dance, and to develop new audiences for dance, whilst enriching and embodying the spirit of a multi-cultural Britain.


Executive Director

Phoenix Dance Theatre is seeking an Executive Director to take up the post at their earliest convenience.

Reporting directly to the Artistic Director the Executive Director will take the lead on the organisation’s production, fundraising, programming and marketing agendas, in addition to managing the general administrative and financial concerns of Phoenix Dance Theatre during the length of the contract.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate strong finance, communication and management skills, experience of producing arts events, and a proven fundraising track record.

For an application pack, please call Jordan Brook on +44 (0)113 3731754, or write to Jordan Brook, CidaCo, Munro House, Duke Street, Leeds LS9 8AG or email to using PDT Executive Director in the subject line.

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 29 April 2016.

Phoenix Dance Theatre is immensely proud of our heritage, having evolved from within the BAME community of Leeds. We therefore welcome applications from all communities and ethnic backgrounds.