Barbican

Commercial Development Assistant

Job Type: Permanent
Starting salary: £24,880 including London Weighting

The Barbican is Europe’s largest multi-arts venue, presenting a diverse range of art, music, theatre, dance, film and creative learning events. We present an unparalleled variety of performing and visual arts of world-class calibre, as well as hosting extensive commercial activity.

We are looking for an experienced, confident administrator to join the Commercial Development team as a Commercial Development Assistant.

In this role, you will work within the Commercial Development department providing administrative support across the catering and car park contracts as well as the in-house bars. As part of the role you will manage, develop and maintain systems and procedures which will enable the provision of an efficient and effective administrative support to the Commercial Development department.

Our ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a busy administration role, ideally with experience in contract management. You will have strong skills in Microsoft packages (including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and outlook) and be able to learn and pick up new IT software quickly.

You’ll need to have excellent customer service and communication skills in order to successfully manage catering and car park queries, with the ability to prioritise tasks whilst working under pressure. You’ll be confident in maintaining office systems and have excellent organisational skills.

The Barbican is committed to increasing diversity of staff, and as an organisation we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For more information and to apply, visit careers.cityoflondon.gov.uk.

Closing date: midday, 17 August 2022