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Theatre | Shakespeare’s Globe

Theatre Business Officer

The Theatre Business Officer will work with the Artistic Director, Executive Director (Theatre) and Senior Producers to provide comprehensive financial, strategic and business support for the Globe’s year-round theatre operation.  

Key responsibilities include building show and project budgets and seasonal department budgets, modelling and forecasting different schedule options to support business planning and analysis and providing financial administration support to the wider Theatre Department to ensure its efficient day to day running. 

The successful candidate will ideally have a theatre production background, with an understanding of theatre and production budgets and the relationship between theatre-making and finance. The role would suit someone with administrative experience in a producing theatre, particularly related to developing, tracking and managing budgets. An accounting qualification is not required for this role. 



12.00pm, Wednesday 14 December 2022

£32,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-Time (Happy to talk flexible working)


Theatre | Shakespeare’s Globe

New Work Producer (Maternity Cover)

The New Work Producer is responsible for line producing new plays and other projects across the summer season in the Globe Theatre and winter season in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, (SWP) as well as working as part of the Producing team to provide support across all productions at Shakespeare’s Globe. 

A key part of this role is, in consultation with senior members of the Theatre Department and wider Globe teams, to lead on the commissioning, development, and line-producing of new plays, new writing festivals and other projects and events across both playhouses. As well as identifying and developing emerging writers and working closely with the Artistic Director to programme new plays.  

This role works closely with the Artistic Director, Associate Artistic Director, Senior Producers, Assistant to the AD, and other members of the Theatre Department team in the development of Globe work.  

 The successful candidate will have substantial professional producing experience, including the commissioning, development and producing of new plays, ideally in mid to large scale venues. They will be calm and personable, able to work well under pressure; experienced in working sensitively with creative teams, and able to demonstrate tact, discretion and confidentiality. 



10.00am, Monday 5 December 2022

£40,000 per annum

Fixed Term (Maternity Cover) / Full-Time


Visitor and Audience | Shakespeare’s Globe

Deputy Visitor Operations Manager (Activities)

The Deputy Visitor Operations Manager (Activities) works with the wider Visitor Operations Management team to deliver the highest standards of audience experience in the delivery of site wide activity.  Working closely with the Visitor Operations Managers, they underpin the day-to-day operations of the work of the team, provide management and leadership to the team, and ensure a proactive approach to health and safety is taken to the departments work. This role has a focus on all performances, events, tours and other activities that may occur on site but works closely alongside it’s counterpart with whom it shares many responsibilities, but who has a different focus based around the management of the Volunteers.

This role is offered as a fulltime post to be worked across 7 days per week and some regular evening and weekend work is required, but we are happy to discuss flexible working options. Due to the nature of the role, it must be worked onsite at Shakespeare’s Globe on London’s Bankside.



10.00am, Monday 5 December 2022

£35,440 per annum

Permanent / Full-Time (Happy to talk flexible working)




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Volunteering at the Globe can be a rewarding and exciting experience.  Each year our volunteers welcome thousands of people who come to experience the magic of Shakespeare’s Globe.

If you’re interested in joining our volunteer Front of House team, please take a look around the volunteering section to find out more.

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