At Shakespeare Schools Foundation, we transform lives through the unique power of Shakespeare.
Our work instils curiosity and empathy; aspiration and self-esteem; literacy and teamwork - giving young people the confidence to see that all the world is their stage. Our projects use a rigorous and supportive process to train teachers and young people in an active and ambitious way of working with Shakespeare.
Our longest-running project is the Shakespeare Schools Festival, where months of preparation culminate in exhilarating performance evenings on professional theatre stages - hundreds of nights across the country, every autumn in the world’s largest youth drama festival.
The Sales and Marketing Manager is responsible for design and implementation of the school sales and marketing strategy for the Foundation, leading a motivated team to achieve ambitious targets across two key areas of activity: Festival and Workshops. We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic candidate who is looking to expand their leadership skills and take ownership of a complex sales project. You will be an excellent communicator and line manager, with highly developed independent working and a positive, proactive attitude.
Salary: £27-35k per annum, depending on experience
Contract: One year fixed-term, with possibility for extension
Probationary Period: 4 months
Hours: 35 hours per week, flexitime. Occasionally additional hours may be necessary
Leave: 25 days per year, plus bank holidays
Notice period: 8 weeks
Reports to: Director of Operations
Location: This role is based in our central London office (Westminster). Some travel within the UK will be required.
To apply: For full job description and details of how to apply visit our website (below).
Please complete the application form – we will not accept CVs. Applications due by 9am on Monday 6th January 2020.
We actively encourage applicants from BAME communities and people with disabilities.
If you would like a copy of the job description document in large print please email us through the contact details in the Job Description.