Subscribe To Newsletter

Theatre/Venue Manager Position Available

on .

Join a team of passionate individuals working in arts, education, science and events that positively impact the lives of thousands of South Africans.


The Grahamstown Foundation seeks to appoint a dynamic full-time Theatre/Venue Manager to manage all productions and events held in the Guy Butler Theatre as well as the technical requirements for events held throughout the Monument. This diverse position requires a service-orientated individual who is able to assist with both technical and administrative duties as well as ensuring the smooth running of the theatre and its assets. Qualifications: Ideally applicants should have a B degree or diploma with 7 years experience or matric with 10 years experience in the theatre industry. Management experience is also required. Proven IT and theatre technology skills including lighting and sound operations and design, and experience with advanced conference IT installations. Application forms: These can be obtained from Cheryl Fischer by telephone: 046 603 1112/48, or by fax 046 603 1173, or by e-mailing , or by visiting the Administration Office on the first floor in the 1820 Settlers National Monument. Commencement date January 2012. Closing date for applications forms and Curriculum Vitae: Thursday 3 November 2011. Please Note: 1. The Foundation reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of a post. An application in itself will not entitle an applicant to an interview or appointment and failure to submit an official Foundation application form, and to meet the minimum requirements of the post, will result in applicants immediately disqualifying themselves for consideration. 2. Should no reply be received from the Foundation within one month of the closure of this advertisement the application must be considered unsuccessful. Cheryl Fischer Administrative Manager Grahamstown Foundation PO Box 304 Grahamstown 6140 Tel: 046 603 1148 Fax: 046 603 1173