Operations Manager

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced facilities management professional who will be responsible for the day to day smooth operation of Aberdeen Performing Arts' venues.

You will work across all three of our venues - His Majesty's Theatre, the Music Hall and The Lemon Tree - in this critical role, responsible for all aspects of our Operations and Housekeeping teams, including building management, maintenance, venue development, health and safety, security and compliance.  You will ensure that our venues are well maintained, staffed and set for planned events to provide the highest standards of customer service. You will be operational lead for health and safety across our business. 

The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in facilities management, with good experience in leading and motivating teams.  You wil be hard-working, a team player and able to work on your own initiative, with an excellent understanding of health and safety.  Known for your customer-focused  approach, with good communication skills, you will also have a high level of organisational and planning ability.  Experience in building maintenance and dealing with the public are a must.  

Closing date for applications: Monday 14th January 2019 

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About Us

Aberdeen Performing Arts is a creative hub and focal point for the performing arts, community engagement and talent development in the North-East of Scotland.  With three iconic city centre venues, we present, produce and commission diverse and distinctive arts and cultural programmes of regional and national reach and impact.  as well as servicing the customers in our venues, we provide a box office service for 30+ venues in the North-East.  We are an ambitious company and have big plans for the future.  We have just completed the transformation and re-opening of Aberdeen's much-loved Music Hall.  We continue to expand our music and book festivals, True North and Granite Noir, and Freshly Squeezed Productions, our producing arm, which supports new talent, new writing and new ways of working collaboratively across the arts.

With all this and more, it has never been a more exciting time to join Aberdeen Performing Arts!