Assistant Producer

The Bush Theatre is looking for a creative, highly organised, and enthusiastic Assistant Producer to work closely with the Producer to realise the creative ambition of our productions.

The successful candidate will play a key role within the producing team, working with the Producer to deliver the full artistic programme of the Bush Theatre and to support the delivery of workshops and events as part of the Bush’s artistic programme.

In this role you will:

  • To support the Producer with all aspects of producing the Bush Theatre’s programme, including conducting availability checks for creatives and stage management teams, drafting contracts and liaising with agents, managing the press night invitation list and working with the Producer, Front of House team, Marketing and Press to ensure the smooth running of press night
  • To lead-produce selected events outside of the Main House programme – including but not limited to the presentation of work and one-off events in the Studio, Attic and Library spaces as requested as required
  • To support the Digital Producer with all aspects of producing the Bush Theatre’s digital programme as required
  • To lead on the administration for the producing department including drafting production schedules, creating contact sheets, issuing and collating show starter forms including equal opportunities information, filing and other admin tasks

The value of equal opportunities runs through the heart of the organisation. Our diverse team and their range of experiences are vital to the Bush’s success, but we still have work to do to make sure that Bush staff represent the communities we serve. We actively encourage people with different backgrounds to join us. We are particularly keen to receive applications from people of colour and disabled people who are currently underrepresented in our team. All disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria will be invited to interview.

Meet the Bush team

The deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 27 September 2021.

1st interviews will tale place w/c 11 October 2021.

2nd interviews will take place on TBC.


Assistant Producer Job Application pack 2021

Bush Theatre Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form 2021

If you need any of this information in a different format or would like to suggest a different form of application please contact our Theatre Administrator, Jessica Pentney by email [email protected] or phone 0208743 3584.