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General Manager

Job details

Indian Ink Theatre Company
2 Mar 2016
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Performing Arts


We are looking for a passionate and talented General Manager to lead our award winning team and business.

Indian Ink Theatre Company is recognised throughout New Zealand and the world for creating spirited, fresh and vibrant theatre that combines artful storytelling, mischievous wit and theatrical magic to unearth the simple truths of life. 

After 19 years of success company directors, Justin Lewis and Jacob Rajan, show no sign of slowing down! Together you’ll lead the company into an exciting phase of national and international growth as 4 new works hit national and international stages, we embark on new artistic collaborations with our international partners and have our stories told through new mediums such as film.

You will lead our small team to deliver Indian Ink’s business plan and mission. This is a multifaceted, fast paced role which requires a high degree of organisation, the ability to work autonomously, the ability to maintain an objective overview of the whole business whilst ensuring day to day business targets are being met.

A few things you need to know about us …

We value our people – so you’ll need to be a great leader and thrive off empowering others to excel

We’re an ambitious bunch – so you’ll need to be extremely organised and able to juggle multiple priorities/ opportunities

We’re a lean machine – so you’ll need to have high levels of financial acumen and be great at resource management

We’re highly engaged with our stakeholders – so you’ll need to have fantastic people skills and a friendly disposition 

How to apply

If you think you have the skills, experience, and approach needed for this role apply now by emailing with a current CV and covering letter telling us why you're the ideal candidate for the job!

Applications close Wednesday 2nd March at 5.00pm. 

Please note you will be notified on Friday 4th March if you are through to the interview stage. Preliminary interviews will be held on the 10th and 11th of March. 

Written by

Indian Ink Theatre Company

15 Feb 2016

Indian Ink Theatre Company is one of New Zealand’s most successful theatre companies with a reputation for “total theatre which offers humanity and psychological insight in a package of good plain laughs, luminous performances and brilliant staging” (Dominion Post, NZ).