Job vacancy: General Manager

Hastings International Piano is the charity that produces the globally renowned biennial Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition in the historic town of Hastings, on the south coast of England. The charity also produces the biennial Hastings International Piano Festival in the alternate year of the competition and an education programme of workshops and music learning experiences. The charity also presents a series of fundraising concerts throughout the year at venues across the region.

Prizewinners of previous competitions have won prizes at major international competitions, including Van Cliburn and Tchaikovsky and have gone onto forge international performing careers playing with the leading orchestras and most prestigious concert halls.

Hastings International Piano is now an independent Charity with a New Board of Trustees and is led by Managing Director Ian Roberts.

General Manager Role

The role is multi-faceted and will suit an extremely well organised, driven and details focused individual. The candidate must have at least 5-8 years experience in an arts administration role, an excellent knowledge and interest of/in classical music. They must also have excellent event and stakeholder management experience.

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