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. 

It has three iconic city-centre venues, and presents, produces and commissions diverse and distinctive arts and cultural programmes of regional and national reach and impact.   

APA is currently seeking to recruit the following two roles:

Digital Art Curator (Freelance) - As they transform and relaunch Aberdeen's Music Hall as part of a multi-million pound redevelopment, the role of Digital Art Curator is integral to the creation of their Stepping In space, creating a permanent, evolving digital arts space.  

During this year-long project you will advise on a commissioning strategy, be responsible for curating the space and for sourcing and commissioning work from local, national and international artists.

As an expert in digital art, you will have experience of curating, commissioning and contracting digital artists and be knowledgeable in the hardware and software involved in screen-based content, digital projection and audio.

Deadline: 25 June 2018

Sales and Ticketing Manager - You will work across all three venues – His Majesty’s Theatre, the Music Hall and The Lemon Tree – in this critical role, responsible for all aspects of the Box Office team. As well as the sales function, you will develop, hone and monitor the APA Welcome, ensuring that everyone who interacts with the organisation has a first-class experience.

The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in sales and customer service, with good experience in leading and motivating teams.  You will be dynamic, hard-working, a team player and able to work under your own initiative. With a strong commercial mind, you must be able to identify opportunities to maximise income and upsell. 

Known for your excellent communication and relationship management skills, you will also have a high level of organisational and planning ability. Experience in Box Office/Ticketing management and working with a ticketing system is desirable.

Deadline: 18 June 2018.

To find out more about either of the above jobs, visit www.aberdeenperformingarts.com/about-us/jobs