CUMS Concerts and Marketing Assistant(s)

Cambridge University Musical Society seeks a Concerts Assistant and Marketing Assistant.

Applications for the role(s) of Concerts Assistant and Marketing Assistant at Cambridge University Musical Society

The Cambridge University Musical Society is seeking to fill two roles, either with one person working full-time or with two people working on a part-time basis, starting as soon as possible.

Marketing Assistant — 3 days per week — the purpose of which is to support the Society’s marketing and fundraising work;

Concerts Assistant — 2 days per week — the purpose of which is to support the operations of the Cambridge University Orchestra and Cambridge University Sinfonia.

This is a great opportunity to gain experience in marketing, fundraising and arts management, learning from industry professionals and working with world-famous conductors. Recent post-holders went on from CUMS to the Royal Opera House, Britten Sinfonia and the Philharmonia Orchestra. The successful candidate(s) will, ideally, have a musical background and will be a proactive and enthusiastic team-player with a flexible approach. For the Marketing Assistant role, some previous relevant experience would be advantageous.

Full job description can be found here.

Remuneration is as follows:

Combined roles — £14,500 – £18,000 per annum (based on experience)
Marketing Assistant — £8,650 – £10,738 per annum (based on experience)
Concerts Assistant — £5,850 – £7,262 per annum (based on experience)

Candidates should send their CV and a formal letter of application by the closing date of Friday 15 March 2019. Interviews will take place on Friday 22  March 2019. Please include in your letter when you could start and if you are interested in full-time or one of the part-time roles. Application documents should be sent to Chloe Davidson, Executive Director ().



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Cambridge University Musical Society
West Road Concert Hall
11 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP
Principal Guest Conductor
Sir Roger Norrington CBE
CUMS Conductor Laureate
Stephen Cleobury CBE
Director, Cambridge University Chamber Choir
Martin Ennis
Artistic Advisor
Sian Edwards
Associate Directors, Cambridge University Chamber Choir
David Lowe, Nicholas Mulroy