Marketing & Communications Manager

Permanent, full-time
Salary: Commensurate with experience

The three Monteverdi ensembles – Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists and Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique – are a leading force on the international music scene. World-class musicians from many different countries come together to share in the distinctive vision of founder and conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner, to deliver ground-breaking projects that span eight centuries of musical tradition.

The ensembles are in great demand worldwide and enjoy an ever-increasing global audience and supporter base. They regularly tour to prestigious venues and festivals around the world and have recorded extensively for several decades on major labels, as well as on their own award-winning label SDG, which currently boasts a back catalogue of over 50 titles available both physically and digitally.

The Marketing and Communications Manager will take responsibility for ensuring impactful visibility of all planned activity for the MCO ensembles (live performances, recordings, broadcasting, live and relay streaming and all presence on any digital platforms), to promote and help generate sustainable further activity for the ensembles, stimulating stakeholders’ engagement and endorsement. This will require working organically across the concerts’ team and the label to maximise coordinated exposure for live concerts, new releases and back-catalogue.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and creative professional with a sound knowledge of the industry and a successful track record in a comparable role,
marketing high-profile events involving different international partners, with strong demonstrable experience both with digital and traditional platforms. Most importantly, s/he will have the drive to proactively devise and deliver appropriate projects to the highest standards required by the profile of the ensembles.

Closing date: 10am Monday 13th May 2019

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 13th May 2019 (outstanding candidates may be invited for interview before this date)

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Please email a covering letter, CV and Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form to with the subject line ‘Marketing & Communications Manager. As a guide, your covering letter should clearly demonstrate your relevant experience and your suitability for the position and should be no longer than 2 sides of A4. Please include your current salary/salary expectation and start date availability.

The Monteverdi Choir & Orchestras is an equal opportunities employer.