EmployerDance Umbrella
Job Description

We are seeking an exceptional, experienced individual to work with Artistic Director/CEO Emma Gladstone to provide strategic leadership for Dance Umbrella.Their role is to ensure Dance Umbrella builds on its successes, and continues to develop an agile and sustainable business model that realises the ambitions of the artistic vision.

The Executive Director will deliver the business plan, financial and administrative management, direct the fund-raising and increase brand awareness. They will optimise the organisational resources both human and financial to meet operational needs effectively and efficiently.

This is a 4 days per week post, salary £45,000 per year pro rata.

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Key Dates:
Deadline for applications: 12pm Wednesday 28th November 2018
1st Interviews: Tuesday 4th December 2018, morning
2nd Interviews:  Tuesday 11th December 2018, afternoon

How to Apply:

Please apply in writing telling us:

  • Why you want to work with DU
  • Details of the qualities and experiences you would bring to the role
  • Earliest available start date
  • The names of two referees (only contacted after seeking permission)

Please also include your CV (max 2 pages), covering letter and completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

If you wish to have an informal conversation about the role with Emma Gladstone before you submit an application, please email to arrange.

All applications should be marked APPLICATION FOR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR and be emailed to: Zsuzsanna Posta at

City / TownLondon
Rate / Salary£45,000 (per year/4 days per week pro rata)
Deadline for application28/11/2018
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