Executive Director Application 2020

Phoenix Dance Theatre is looking for an experienced and talented Executive Director to join our diverse team.

You will have a minimum of five years experience in a leadership role with a rounded knowledge of finance, processes, culture and governance. The successful candidate will be someone who is values driven and is excited by the opportunity to lead an award winning contemporary dance company to maximise reach and impact.

You will be required to work alongside the Artistic Director/CEO and will lead on strategic planning to support the company’s artistic ambitions, as well as being responsible for financial and operational management.

Phoenix Dance Theatre is based in Leeds’ cultural quarter on Quarry Hill, in a state of the art dance hub. The space is shared by Phoenix Dance Theatre and Northern Ballet.

How to apply

Please complete our application form at the bottom of this page. You will be required to upload a cover letter that is no longer than two sides of A4 explaining why you would like to work for Phoenix Dance Theatre and what skills you will bring as the company prepares for its 40th birthday. Download our recruitment pack including job description and person specification by clicking here.

Deadline for applications, Monday 17 February 2020.

Interviews will take place in Leeds on Monday 2 March 2020.