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General Manager

Employer Graffiti Theatre Company
Job Type Arts Administration
Location Cork and the South
Specific Location Cork City
Salary €32,000-35,000 per annum
Closing Date 19/07/2019


Graffiti wishes to recruit a General Manager to lead and manage the operations, financial planning, governance, and HR functions of Graffiti.  Reporting to and supporting the Director, the General Manager will be a key member of Graffiti's senior team.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who combines excellent organisational, planning and financial skills with an ability to manage and collaborate.  In addition to the overseeing the on-going operations, the General Manager will play an important role in delivering its current strategic plan which runs from 2018 to 2020.  While experience of the arts or cultural sector is desirable, it is a role where a person with the right skills, experience and engagement with the mission could transition from another sector.


To lead and manage the planning and delivery of the day-to-day operations, the related financial planning, governance and HR activity.  To manage and develop the team of full and part time staff.  To support the Director and deliver projects as part of the strategic development of Graffiti Theatre Company.

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How to Apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter (no longer than 2 sides of A4) explaining why you are interested in the company and this role.

Where relevant, include some data in the CV on your budgetary responsibility, reporting lines and your own people management responsibility.

Completed applications should be sent by email only to [email protected]

Closing date for applications is 19thJuly 2019

Interviews will be held in Cork on 15th  August.  It is up to short listed candidates to make themselves available on this date.

Graffiti Theatre is an equal opportunities employer. All Applicants must comply with Garda Vetting requirements.

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