The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

JOB TITLE                             Marketing Officer

CONTRACT STATUS         Permanent, full-time

SALARY                                 £26kpa

HOURS                                 The usual working day is 9.30am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday, although some evening or weekend working may be required.

25 Days annual leave plus bank holidays

We currently offer a hybrid working model of two days remote working per week, according to business needs.



The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre is a charity and Surrey’s only producing theatre. Our iconic building opened in 1965, thanks to public subscription. It’s a lively place to work, as part of a welcoming and supportive team.

The Marketing team comprises three full time staff, Manager, Officer and Assistant, sharing an office with the Director of Marketing & Customer Experience, who leads at a strategic level.   Our programme is evolving as we work to bring new productions and companies to Guildford, offering blockbusters, such as Six, and shows from Mischief, alongside contemporary dance, family productions and classic dramas. We also produce our own traditional panto and have recently returned to producing national touring shows.

The Marketing Officer is responsible for managing our audience development initiatives; on sale processes; contributing to email marketing campaigns; keeping the website current and managing website development projects. They lead on social media content creation, with support from the Marketing Assistant, and on data reporting from our ticketing system (SRO) and Google Analytics.

This is an exciting opportunity for a confident second-jobber and team player to join our Marketing department. You should have previous experience of working in an entertainment venue,  arts organisation or agency and, be ready to bring a fresh approach to developing audiences and managing data.

If you love the theatre, are happy reaching out to potential new bookers, designing a direct mail postcard and creating a report on website usage, then please apply!



The job description and application form can be found here

Please send the form with a covering letter explaining your reasons for applying and your suitability for the position.

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DEADLINE Friday 23 September 2022

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please call Sally Anne Lowe on 01483 443921

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