Head of StageFinnish National Opera • Full-Timehttp://www.ooppera.fiHelsinki,
The Foundation of the Finnish National Opera is seeking to hire a HEAD OF STAGE for a permanent employment relationship beginning 1 April 2014 or as agreed.
The Head of Stage is in charge of the stage-, lighting- and sound departments and is responsible for their operations, budget and development. The Head of Stage reports to the Technical Director. The appointment requires an applicable qualification, solid work experience in similar duties, experience of supervisor duties, a proven track record of change management, development capacity, good team working skills and good knowledge of both written and spoken English.
Stage department has 35 and lighting- and sound department 37 permanent employees. The theatre technical systems were renewed with cutting edge technology year 2007 and they are maintained by high quality service. Finnish National Opera is regarded also for its technics as first class art facility both in Finland and internationally.
We offer an interesting and challenging position in a unique cultural institution.
For further information, please contact Technical Director Timo Tuovila on Mon 16 December between 16.00 and 18.00, on Wednesday 18 December between 18.30 and 20.00 or on Thursday 9 January between 15.00 and 16.00 Finnish time tel. +358 40 726 8500.
Applications must be submitted through the online recruitment system on the Finnish National Opera web-site (www.ooppera.fi
) by 20 January 2014.