General Manager

ThickSkin Theatre

What can you receive?
£28,000 to £32,000 subject to experience


3 August 2023

ThickSkin is an award-winning theatre company based in Wigan, making work across live and digital platforms. We create bold and ambitious theatre; using our distinctive physicality and cinematic style to reach and inspire young, new and diverse audiences across the world.

We are looking for a brilliant person to join our growing team in the central role of General Manager, working closely with the Executive Team and across the organisation. This is a brand-new role and a genuine opportunity for the post holder to shape the general management function in an organisation that embraces innovation and invests in its people.

The General Manager supports a dynamic mix of people, projects and priorities in our unique and vibrant organisation. The post holder will be a main point of contact at ThickSkin and will manage our day-to-day operations, including key areas of HR, finance, fundraising, and tour management. They will work collaboratively with the Executive and Artistic Director, to deliver the Business Plan targets.

Key Dates and how to apply

Deadline: 12 noon on Thursday 3 August 2023

Interviews: 10 and 11 June, in person at The Old Courts, Wigan.

Visit our website for the job pack and application form:

Our diverse team and their range of experiences are integral to our success, but we still have work to do to make sure we are representing the communities we serve.

We welcome applications from everyone, and particularly encourage applicants who are usually under-represented in the theatre industry.

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