We're on the hunt for a General Manager!

The Foo are looking for a General Manager to join the team!!!! If you're interested, read on......

Maison Foo are a national touring company based in Derby. We devise visual theatre that takes on the form of Touring Theatre and Street Theatre. We also love to inspire and encourage creativity and imaginative thinking in others through our participatory work, which spans a wide range of activity and settings including arts and health, community outreach, creative consultancy and education. We are a project by project based company.

This is an exciting time to join Maison Foo’s team as we are about to embark on our second National Tour with critically acclaimed show Pendulums Bargain Emporium.

For details about the company please visit www.maisonfoo.co.uk

JOB TITLE: General Manager

To provide operational & marketing support for Maison Foo and its forthcoming national tour of Pendulums Bargain Emporium, including basic administration and financial monitoring.  Contract/Line management of the General Manager will be provided by the Joint Artistic Directors and Producer 

TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT                                            

Type of Engagement: Temporary freelance – you will be responsible for your own national insurance contributions and tax

Contract length: July 2014 to end of Nov 2014 with possible extension (dependent on funding)

Hours: 16 hours a week                                                                                                              

Fee: £10 per hour                                                                                                                      

Pro Rata: £20,800                                                                                                         

Expenses: to be agreed in advance                                                                                     

Place of work: Maison Foo has a flexible approach to home working though some time will be required at the company offices

HOW TO APPLY: If you are interested in applying for this position please click the link below for a full job description and send: 

  • A 500 word statement detailing why you are interested in this position, outlining relevant marketing experience, in particular social media marketing and project management experience.
  • A C.V including 2 referees 


Please send to: info@maisonfoo.co.uk

Closing date for Submissions: 12pm Wednesday 28th May

Interviews: 9th June with secondary interviews if required on 12th June.

Successful applicants will be notified of interview by Monday 2nd June.

This position is project funded by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.