VACANCY: Concerts Intern

Posted on February 8, 2010

6 month contract, 3 days p.w.

Manchester Camerata is seeking an enthusiastic graduate for a voluntary Concerts Internship. The successful applicant must be creative and proactive with the drive and ambition to develop a career in the arts. The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative, will have a positive approach and will have the confidence to put forward their own ideas when appropriate.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Artistic Planning and Orchestra Manager, assisting with the administration and implementation of concert planning and other work undertaken by the department.

The Concerts Internship provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience in all aspects of orchestral administration and would be ideal for anyone hoping to pursue a career within arts administration. Previous interns have gone on to secure permanent jobs in a variety of arts settings, including the Royal Exchange Theatre and the Royal Opera House.

Please click here to download the Concerts Intern Job Pack in PDF format.


Please address your application to Manus Carey, Head of Artistic Planning, Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter not exceeding 2 pages, making reference to and demonstrating how you would fulfil the job description and person specification.

Deadline for applications: Monday 22 February 2010, 5pm
Interview dates: w/c 1 March 2010