ADMINISTRATOR/EXECUTIVE PA (P/T 4 days a week*) | £25,000-£28,000 pa pro rata (0.8) + pension, IFSTL and generous holiday package
Job Ref: TWAdmin-PA 0419
Do you absolutely LOVE admin, data and office management? If so, come and join a friendly, award-winning live music creative producer and talent development agency specialising in jazz, passionate about diversity, inclusion and equity in the arts.
Tomorrow’s Warriors is a leading talent development agency, creative producer, music educator and consultancy specialising in jazz. We have a track record of success over 28 years working nationally and internationally with some of the most exciting, most diverse new, emerging and established jazz artists in the UK.
Co-founded in 1991 and led by Gary Crosby OBE and Janine Irons MBE, we nurture nascent talent and help aspiring artists discover their magic, achieve creative ambitions, and build engaged, diverse audiences.
We create and produce a diverse annual programme ranging from concerts and tours for established professional bands/orchestras to workshops and showcases for young musicians in partnership with an extensive network of local, national and international arts/educational organisations, commercial producers, venues, promoters and festivals. Our in-demand, award-winning talent development programme has been described by Gilles Peterson as “Britain’s Berklee”.
We have ongoing residencies at Southbank Centre and Rich Mix in London, and are proud to be a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England and a PRS Foundation Talent Development Partner.
“This a cultural giant, a music making dream team, with generosity at their heart.” Cerys Matthews, BBC Radio 6 Music
“Can’t overstate the impact Tomorrow’s Warriors has had on the current music scene in London.” Gilles Peterson, Brownswood Records/Worldwide FM/BBC Radio 6 Music
“If you want to know who passed through their doors, it might just be easier to ask who didn’t: the list is long and comprehensive.” Emma Warren, Red Bull Academy
We are seeking a confident, highly-organised, experienced Administrator/Executive PA with excellent practical and soft skills to provide first class administrative support to our CEO and Senior Management Team. You will be comfortable working in a busy, creative environment (often with tight deadlines), be able to demonstrate a high level of integrity and confidentiality, and be super-competent in administration.
You will have solid experience in, and absolutely LOVE admin, office systems and data management, negotiating utility/service contracts, developing/implementing administrative processes, working with databases and spreadsheets, helping the SMT prepare budget, data and narrative reports for funders and supporters, and the such like.
You will join a team of dedicated professionals passionate about music and the arts, diversity and equality, and committed to helping the organisation achieve its mission.
Candidates must be fully conversant with Microsoft Office 365, an advanced user of Microsoft Excel (especially pivot tables and linked spreadsheets), and have good knowledge and understanding of CRM databases. Candidates must have all necessary authorisations to live and work in the UK.
The successful applicant will be based at our offices in Harrow, NW London. Our nearest station is Harrow & Wealdstone – 14 mins on the fast train from London Euston mainline, plus good connections with Clapham/Willesden/Watford Junctions. The Bakerloo line also terminates here.
If you, or someone you know, are interested in joining us, please download an application pack via this site.
All applicants should complete an application form, equal opportunities form and a supporting statement showing how they meet the person specification. Please note that CVs submitted without a completed application form will not be accepted.
25 April 2019 Closing date for applications
26 April 2019 Shortlisting of Applications
02 May 2019 First Interviews
09 May 2019 Second interviews
14 May 2019 Earliest start date
10 June 2019 Latest start date
Please note we may need to vary this timetable and if we do, all shortlisted candidates will be notified in advance.
Regrettably due to the anticipated response and our limited capacity we can only respond to shortlisted candidates. If you have not heard from us within one week of the closing date then, regrettably, this means your application has been unsuccessful.