Career opportunities

Assistant Front of House Manager

Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea

Part Time

Hours – 32 hours per week

Salary – £18,275 per annum pro rata (£25,750 FTE)

We are delighted to offer this exciting opportunity to join the Southend Theatres team.

This career development opportunity has arisen to assist the Front of House Manager at the Palace Theatre, as well as playing a key role in developing the Palace Theatre hospitality/bars offering. We are looking for someone who has both management and hands on experience within a busy hospitality environment.

The successful candidate will have worked within the hospitality industry in a customer-facing role, a particular emphasis on bars, retail sales and exceptional customer service delivery. They will be self-motivated, a team player with great people skills and keen to learn new skills in relation to operating within a theatre environment. The ability to motivate and manage a team is essential as is the ability to contribute to and support the growth and development of a business.

This new role sits within the Front of House team undertaking shifts as Duty Manager on show nights. This involves all duties related to running a theatre on a show night i.e. customer care, health and safety provision, retail sales, looking after visiting show companies. As noted above, alongside this, they will play a key role in the development of the bar provision

For an informal discussion, please contact Georgie Perkins: 01702 335518

Closing date: Fri 1 September 2017 at 5:00 pm