Jobs | Theatre Royal
Casual Box Office Assistants
Salary: £7.37 per hour
Hours: Zero hour contract
We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated and flexible individuals to work in our busy Box Office Team. The successful applicants will be reporting to the Box Office Manager and will be responsible for actively selling and promoting performances and products in a well informed and appropriate way, ensuring that the ticketing requirements of the Theatre Royal customers are met with the highest possible level of care, attention and courtesy.
Essential skills and knowledge required;
Ability to process sales within a computerised sales system
Knowledge of good customer care practice and able to deliver excellent customer service by dealing with a diverse range of customers
An excellent telephone manner
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
The ability to work under pressure maintaining accuracy in work
IT literate (Microsoft windows and word)
Evidence of a flexible, motivated and proactive approach
An interest in the Arts
Previous retail skills and experience
Understanding of telesales
Experience of cash handling
Basic numerical skills
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If you are interested in applying please complete the application form by referring to the job description provided as guidance. To request a hard copy of the application pack please contact Yvonne Bentley at: email@example.com or call 0191 244 2516 or by collection at Stage Door on Shakespeare Street.
Closing date for interested applicants: 12.00 on Friday 5 September 2014
Interview date: TBC
Please note that due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we cannot respond to every candidate. Therefore, if you do not receive a response from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, you were unfortunately unsuccessful in securing an interview.
Salary: This is a voluntary position but students will be offered complimentary tickets for the shows they work on where possible.
Hours: Students will be required to commit to 8 hours per month
We are looking for enthusiastic students to help us promote our diverse programme of the finest drama, the brightest West End musicals, the cream of the comedy circuit and award winning dance, to the students across the North East.
The role will mainly involve distributing print around University campus, but may also involve representing the theatre at any University fairs and other events. Students will be required to use their own initiative to help us engage with the student market at any appropriate opportunity.
The ideal candidate will be reliable, self-motivated, friendly, committed and enthusiastic about Marketing and/or Performing Arts.
This is an opportunity for students to gain valuable Marketing experience in a fast paced, creative environment. It will aid the development of basic skills to improve the CV of anyone hoping to start a career in Marketing.
We are looking for two students from each of the following universitys/colleges:
Closing date for interested applicants: 12.00, Monday 15 September 2014
Interview date: TBA
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The Theatre Royal values and promotes equality, supports and encourages diversity and has a zero tolerance policy on discrimination of any kind.