Producer / Programmer

Park Theatre

What can you receive?
£35,000 per annum


21 April 2023

Reporting to the Artistic Director and working closely with the Executive Director, the Producer/Programmer will support the planning and delivery of an ambitious, diverse and creative set of productions across both theatre spaces.

They will take the lead on producing in-house productions, working closely with each director on all aspects of the show, including pastoral care of the creative and production teams, and will be responsible for delivering the shows on budget.

They will also work proactively with the development team to identify and pursue opportunities for production-specific fundraising, including contribution to and proofreading of ACE and other T&F production-specific grant applications.

They will form part of the core programming team with the Artistic and Executive Directors, including sharing the management of a Development and Producing Assistant with the Development Director and overseeing a small team of readers and viewers who work through submissions of scripts and ideas that have the potential to be produced or presented at Park Theatre. They will also lead on any artistic development.

Person Specification These are the criteria which we will use to assess applications – if you can address each area in your cover letter that is very helpful. If you are unsure whether you meet all of the essential criteria we encourage you to submit your application and let us decide.


• A strong track record in producing, either independently or as part of an organisation, theatrical plays

• Experience of setting and running production budgets

• Experience of contracting actors and creatives

• Strong negotiation and communication skills • An understanding of Park Theatre’s position within the UK theatre sector

• Excellent overview of the theatre scene in London

• Good relationships with artists, producers and theatres

• Ability to work in a fast paced environment, responding to the needs of a wide range of stakeholders

• A critical and strategic thinker, able to predict and consider diverse perspectives


• Experience with contracting writers

• Experience of dealing with investors

• Experience of working with an organisation

• Experience of working in partnership / co-productions


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