General Manager (part-time)

The Other Room is seeking to appoint a part-time General Manager. They will be a senior member of The Other Room's dynamic team and responsible for the day-to-day operations of the theatre.

Founded in 2014, The Other Room is run by Artistic Director Dan Jones and Founding Executive Director Bizzy Day, filling the gap of small-mid scale producing house in Wales. Grown from humble beginnings, a Kickstarter campaign supported by the local community brought The Other Room from an idea to the organisation it is today – a multi award-winning producing house and registered charity celebrated across the UK. The Other Room is committed to discovering, developing and championing Welsh and Wales-based talent. It is fast establishing itself not only the place where you can direct your first production, but where you can run your first building.

As the theatre enters its fourth year of operations, The Other Room is still very much establishing itself organisationally and this is reflected in the fee for this role. The General Manager will be remunerated at the same level as the theatre Executive team and there is an organisational development plan in place to increase salaries year on year to industry standards. This General Manager role will suit an emerging producer, arts manager or stage manager looking for a new direction with the ambition to run a building as part of a dedicated, committed and entrepreneurial team.

The Executive team are now looking for an outstanding and talented individual who will manage the theatre operations with dedication and passion; enabling The Other Room to maintain its output of outstanding and important modern drama. This appointment represents a unique opportunity to put your own stamp on one of the UK's most exciting new theatres.

Applications close at 6pm on Wednesday 17 January 2018

To apply, please submit:

  • A cover letter of no more than 2 x A4 pages outlining your suitability for the role against the Person Specification
  • A CV
  • A completed equal opportunities monitoring form

Your application should be sent to:


with ‘General Manager Application’ in the subject line

Interviews will be held on the 22 and 23 January 2018. A second-round interview may take place on 25 January 2018

Equal Opportunities FormGeneral Manager Job Description & Person Specfication