HR & Admin Assistant, Contact Theatre

HR & Admin Assistant, Contact Theatre

  • 25th September 2017
  • Part time
  • Paid (£10k-15k pro rata)
  • Victoria Yates

HR & Administration Assistant – Part Time

Salary: £9,000 per annum.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 1pm

            + 8 evening meetings annually

Contact has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement. We actively seek applications from the widest range of applicants.

Contact is a leading national contemporary theatre and arts organisation based in Manchester, with young people at the heart of everything we do. We work locally, nationally and internationally to provide life-changing opportunities for the next generation of creative leaders, artists and audiences, redefining theatre in the process. We produce and present a professional programme of outstanding performances, events and festivals in our building, surprising places and virtual spaces, for a young and highly diverse audience.

This is an exciting time for Contact, with plans for a £6.5m capital re-development under way which will secure the future of Contact’s vital work with young people across Greater Manchester for the next 20 years.

This role provides administrative and HR support at Contact, assisting with recruitment and training as well as maintaining records and databases. In addition the post holder will take minutes at board and committee meetings and will be required to work on eight evenings annually (time off in lieu will be given).  You will have excellent administrative and organisational skills and strong IT skills.  You will have good attention to detail and the ability to prioritise and manage your work.

Deadline for submission of applications: Monday 25 September 2017 at 10:00am.

Interviews will be held on: Friday 6 October 2017.

For information on how to apply visit: email: or call Victoria Yates (Head of Finance & Operations) on: 0161 274 0618.

Please note that only a completed application form will be accepted.