25 Nov 2021
Interests Inspiring people, new ideas, innovation and exciting performance - nurturing the lifeblood of theatre practice in Aotearoa New Zealand since 1989!
BATS Theatre is Wellington’s iconic developmental performance space presenting an annual programme across three venues with a focus on innovative and dynamic performances.
The beating heart of our public spaces, this role has a strong people focus which assists us in our mission to create safe and welcoming spaces for audiences and artists to connect.
A stand out leader, our Front of House Manager wraps around our casual Front of House Assistants and Volunteer Usher teams with admin support, training and guidance.
A flair for spreadsheets will come in handy as well as an understanding of theatre operations.
The FOH Manager ensures our artists are well supported and informed about our FOH procedures and general vibe when joining us on onsite.
We welcome applications from anyone, but especially those who celebrate and support our kaupapa.
Matawhānui / Vision Live art lighting-up lives
Whakatakanga / Mission To create safe spaces for artists and audiences to expand possibilities
Whai tikanga / Values to pursue the right way
Whanaungatanga/ Working together
Manaakitanga/ Care and respect
Our IDEAL CANDIDATE will have:
A love of people
An interest in arts accessibility
A strong sense of initiative
Problem solving skills
Knowledge of theatre production
An understanding of BATS kaupapa
A desire to see the NZ Arts Industry thrive
Ticketing experience (PatronBase)
Cash handling and POS systems
Spreadsheets and budgeting
Health and Safety
A BONUS (but not essential) if you have any of the following:
Volunteer management skills
An understanding of Bar management
Duty Manager’s Licence
Familiarity with using Xero
Google Docs know-how
Non-profit management or community agency knowledge