Job Details


Jun 7, 2024




£35,000 - £50,000

Closing Date

Jun 27, 2024

Camden People's Theatre

Executive Director & Joint CEO (Maternity Cover)

Job Summary

Camden People’s Theatre is recruiting for maternity cover for our Executive Director position for 12 months.

Job Description

As joint CEO with the Artistic Director, the Executive Director provides a key role in the organisation and leads a team including the General Manager, Development Manager, Deputy General Manager and Marketing Manager. The Executive Director (Maternity Cover) will provide strong leadership, taking responsibility for the management and efficient running of CPT. The Executive Director (Maternity Cover) shares responsibility with the Artistic Director for developing and delivering the strategic vision of the organisation during this time.

  • Key focus during this time:
  • Maintaining and building excellent relationships with our funders and stakeholders
  • Supporting and leading the team through a period of transition and change
  • Leading on key fundraising ambitions including our next NPO application to Arts Council England
  • Lead on the financial management of the organisation

We are looking for someone who is experienced at managing company finances, an exceptional team leader and a confident fundraiser. You might be a regular Interim ED, consultant, fundraising head/director or exec producer who is able to hit the ground running and look after our plans during this important interim period.

The Offer:

  • Job Title: Executive Director & Joint CEO (Maternity Cover)
  • Contract: Fixed Term – 12 months, part-time (4 days per week)
  • Salary: £45,000 pro rata per annum
  • Working Hours: 4 days p/w (32 hours), exact working days to be agreed
  • CPT’s core working hours are 10am – 6pm but evening and weekend work may be required.
  • CPT operates a Time Off In Lieu system and flexible working where appropriate
  • Holiday: 25 days pro rata per year plus bank holidays.
  • Location & Flexible working: Typically building based from the theatre in Camden (5 mins from Euston & Warren Street) with some home working.