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General Manager, Barbarian Productions Ltd.

Barbarian Productions Ltd.

Job details

Barbarian Productions Limited
29 Oct 2021
Work type
Part time employment
Work classification
Performing Arts


Kia ora ki a koe!

Barbarian Productions is a professional theatre company with a unique focus on community engagement, using the theatricality of the live act to further social conversations.  We are based at the Vogelmorn Bowling Club, in Pōneke, Aotearoa.    

We work to bring people together in a spirit of radical fun.

About the role

The successful candidate will provide strategic and operational leadership for the organisation, ensuring on-going financial stability and creating an environment in which the company’s core values and artistic remit can flourish. 

The role will oversee the contracting and management of all staff and contractors of Barbarian Productions and will be responsible for the planning and management of all logistical and operational aspects of Barbarian Productions, including long term planning and strategy in close connection with the Company Directors. 

Employment is 15 hours a week - please note this role will work closely alongside our in-house Creative Producer. Barbarian are looking for someone who is good at ‘big picture’ thinking, who enjoys working collaboratively in a small team, and who is comfortable holding responsibility. Ideally, they will have experience working with public and private funders and managing people and finances. 

See the full role description for more detail.

Ngā mihi mahana!

How to apply

Send a copy of your CV and a covering letter, voice recording or video that helps us understand things about you that your CV won’t tell us. For example: what are some things that excite you in life generally; what particularly interests you about working with Barbarian Productions; what key skills and experience you have that make you a great fit for the role. 

Please keep letters to 2 pages and any video or voice recordings under 2 mins. 

Applications can be sent to Seraphina Tausilia-Brown at

Applications close Friday 29th October

Shortlist interviews will be held in mid-November. Ideally the new General Manager will start in early January 2022.

Written by

Barbarian Productions

4 Oct 2021

Barbarian Productions is a professional theatre company with a focus on community engagement, celebrating difference and working with lesser-heard voices. We work to bring people together in a spirit of radical fun.