Current Vacancies:

HEAD OF FINANCE

Part time (0.6 FTE), £35k p.a. pro-rata, starting asap

Wiltshire Music Centre is offering an exciting opportunity for a qualified accountant to join its small and vibrant team as Head of Finance. This is a key role which will contribute to shaping the strategic financial planning and the day-to-day operations of the organisation across the entire spectrum of WMC’s activities, covering events and projects, fundraising and all other sources of income.

The Head of Finance is responsible for managing and administering the charitable company’s finances, accounts and tax, ensuring that appropriate records are maintained and robust financial monitoring is undertaken. The Head of Finance will ensure the timely production of a varied range of financial reports and accounts, including monthly management accounts and regulatory reporting. S/he will actively contribute to the budgeting and forecasting processes, as well as the ongoing development of the financial strategy of the organisation.

The Head of Finance will confidently engage with colleagues across the organisation, will actively contribute to a shared understanding of the financial processes and objectives, will ensure budgets are met and support members of the team as required. This role requires a qualified accountant or candidates with significant relevant experience, with a firm grasp of technical financial matters and the right experience at the appropriate level of seniority to lead WMC through an exciting phase of the organisation’s development.

APPLY BY 12pm on Monday 12th September 2022. INTERVIEWS at WMC on 14th September 2022

Please let us know if we can support you with any access requirements. For an informal conversation about this role please call James Slater on 01225 860100

Concert Team

We’re always looking for highly motivated and skilled people to join our small and vibrant Concert team. If you’re interested in a Concert Manager or Box Office Assistant role please find out more about our part-time vacancies below. We will invite suitable candidates for interview on a rolling basis.

Box Office Assistant

Zero hours contract £9.50 per hour, starting asap

Wiltshire Music Centre is offering an exciting opportunity to join its small and vibrant team as Box Office Assistant. This casual role sits at the heart of the organisation’s operations, supporting income generation and high-quality customer experience.

The Box Office Assistant provides excellent customer service to all visitors and users and ensures the highest standards of customer care are maintained at all times. The Box Office Assistant provides reception, box office, operational and administrative support to the Wiltshire Music Centre, and creates a welcoming environment for all patrons, whilst maximising sales and profits as well as customer satisfaction. The role requires a conscientious, organised and personable individual, with excellent interpersonal and computer skills.

This is a great opportunity for someone with previous experience of working in a customer facing role and a natural can-do attitude to develop customer service skills and experience, working with artists, volunteers, audiences and the WMC staff team.

Applications open. We will invite suitable candidates for interview on a rolling basis. Please let us know if we can support you with any access requirements.

For an informal conversation about this role please call Chloe Edgell on 01225 860 100

Trustees

We are currently in the process of recruiting new members for our Board of Trustees. For more information about how to apply to become a Trustee please see the Trustee page here. Speculative enquiries welcome.

Work Experience

We are pleased to offer one to two-week work experience placements for young people seeking to gain an understanding of arts management – including programming and events coordination, marketing and fundraising, lighting and sound production and customer service.  These placements take place in June/July.

If you are in Year 10 or above, and would like to find out about arranging a placement either through your school, or independently, please complete the form below and send it to info@wiltshiremusic.org.uk.

Apply for Work Experience