We’re Hiring

We’re Hiring

Vincent Dance Theatre is hiring! 

VDT is seeking two new key roles an Executive Director and Digital Communications Manager to join AD/CEO Charlotte Vincent and the team in Brighton. 

Vincent Dance Theatre (VDT) is an established company led by CEO/Artistic Director Charlotte Vincent, regularly funded by Arts Council England as a National Portfolio Organisation (NPO).  

In 2014 VDT radically altered its creative and distribution strategies, collaborating with professional and non-professional performers to research, produce and distribute new work on stage, on film and online.  

This work is seen in a variety of spaces and places across the UK and globally, with an extensive online and in person Participation Programme applying the work in a wide range of socially engaged, formal education and professional development contexts. Our Participation Programme converts audiences into participants, participants into audiences, and encourages everyone to creatively respond to the company’s work. 

VDT’s approach has resulted in an Outstanding Diversity status from ACE over two consecutive years. We believe greater diversity and a wider range of views and ideas within our team is vital to making our work stronger, more relevant and more inclusive and we welcome applications from people that bring difference. We particular welcome applications from people of colour, people with disabilities (including ‘invisible’ disabilities or neurodiversity such as autism and dyslexia) and people from lower socioeconomic backgrounds in particular, as these groups remain underrepresented in our sector.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

We are seeking an exceptional individual to lead on the strategic, organisational, fundraising and partnership development of the company, manage our NPO Agreement and dedicated staff team and steer VDT into its’ next phase of delivery, ensuring the financial and operational resilience of the Company. 

As Executive Director you will oversee VDT’s operational activities; lead on HR and recruitment; with the Financial Manager, be responsible for the financial resilience of the Company, and, working closely with the CEO/AD and Digital and Participation Director lead on the planning, development, application process and delivery (if successful) of VDT’s NPO Agreement / Business Plan 2023-2026.  

You will be a leader – decisive, clear-thinking and able to provide a foundation of strategic and organisational support for staff and artists to deliver the company’s Business Plan. You will be able to build new partnerships to develop income and reach for the company and navigate the complexities of running an NPO in the current challenging climate. You will be able to represent VDT’s bold vision and advocate for the values we hold dear within the cultural sector and the wider public sphere.  

VDT are offering a salary £40,000 – £42,000 for this full-time post, auto enrolment on our work place pension; flexible working arrangements and training.

Click here to download an application pack and for details on how to apply

If you need assistance with your application, please email: admin@vincentdt.com  

Key Dates:

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Thursday 8 July 2021

Interviews: Thurs 22 July 2021   

Start Date: ASAP after appointment, dependent upon references 

DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Digital Communications Manager to join our team in Brighton 

As Digital Communications Manager you will lead on marketing and communicating all aspects of our year-round activity and drive our audience engagement and development, managed by VDT’s Participation and Digital Development Director.

We’re looking for someone with experience of developing and delivering digital marketing campaigns, working across digital and social platforms with strong and efficient technical skill and creative flair. We welcome someone who can bring new energy, direction and ideas to our online presence, external messaging and someone who enjoys analysing data to steer change and increase the company’s online reach.  

VDT are offering a salary between £25,000 – £28,000 (0.6 / 3 days week pro rata); auto enrolment on our work place pension, flexible working arrangements, a contribution to personal well-being and training.

Click here to download an application pack and for details on how to apply

If you need assistance with your application, please email: admin@vincentdt.com 

Key Dates: 

Deadline for applications: 5pm, Thursday 8 July 2021

Interviews: Weds 21 July 2021 

Start Date: ASAP after appointment, dependent on references