Admin Job

Australia
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted: 23 Nov 2022
Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Stage Manager

PURPOSE
The Stage Manager supports the Head of Production to deliver the technical and performance aspects of the SSO's performances to the highest standards. The Stage Manager implements the Work Health and Safety policies and procedures relating to SSO performance activities. The Stage Manager may be allocated other duties as required within the scope of their training and capacity.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Plan and manage the show-running requirements for projects as assigned
• Undertake all Stage Management duties as rostered
• Manage show stop events
• Liaise with technical and production counterparts at SSO venues
• Oversee crew presentation on stage
• Develop and document Production Safe Work Methods
• Implement risk mitigation measures
• Ensure all actions on stage comply with Work Health and Safety requirements
• Manage and report on all WHS incidents
• Ensure Safety Inductions take place before the commencement of work in each new venue or situation
• Provide stage safety training and induction to all new SSO employees
• Participate in the planning of tours, and tour with the Orchestra as required

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
• At least two years successful experience in stage management
• Tertiary qualification in live performance, technical production or equivalent
• Ability to read music
• High level verbal and written communication skills
• Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
• Excellent organisational skills
• Computer literate and competent working in Microsoft Word and Excel, competent in CAD
• Current NSW Driver’s licence
• Demonstrated success in managing staff
• Experienced in Work Health & Safety compliance in live performances

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