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CEO (Chief Executive Officer)

Date Added
01 September 2020
Phoenix Dance Theatre
£50,000-£55,000 (pro rata)
Job Specification
Phoenix Dance Theatre is looking for an established leader who can take on the role of a part time Chief Executive Officer. 
Contract: Two years 
Hours: 20 per week but negotiable – a self employed contract would be considered   
To provide strategic leadership of Phoenix Dance Theatre by developing and implementing the company’s vision which will build on the expansive legacy and achievements of the company and spearhead the organisation into an exciting new stage of its development. You will set the development programme determining the direction of travel and the new Business Plan 2022 – 2026 working closely with the Board of Trustees, the Executive Director and the Artistic Director. 
The role is a part time role and is initially a two-year appointment to March 2023 when the new Business Plan will be implemented. The role is intended to lead PDT through a period of reframing and reset at a time of immense change within the sector and society as a whole. The Chief Executive Officer will demonstrate high levels of ambition and enthusiasm in establishing and delivering our strategic goals and objectives for developing the organisation further as an internationally significant dance company. The new Chief Executive Officer will create innovative models of operation for all activities, by developing business plans for a sustainable cultural and financial future. 
This role requires you to oversee a number of tours and projects running simultaneously and may therefore require you to work evenings and weekends as well as travel the UK and internationally.
Application Details
Use the link below to be taken to Phoenix Dane Theatre's website to apply via their application form. 
You will be required to upload a cover letter that is no longer than two sides of A4 explaining why you would like to work for Phoenix Dance Theatre and what skills you will bring as the company prepares for its 40th birthday. 
Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Friday 2nd October 
Interviews: Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview in the week commencing 12th October.
Closing Date
02 October 2020
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