Head of Finance

The Head of Finance is part of the Senior Management team of the Donmar, which also consists of the Executive (Artistic Director, Executive Producer and COO), General Manager, Director of Development, Director of Marketing and Casting Director.

The Head of Finance is responsible for the overall company-wide management of the Donmar’s finances, including financial reporting to the Executive and the Board. They are responsible for consolidating and developing tight systems of financial management and accountability to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the Donmar.  They report directly to the COO and prepare management accounts quarterly and Annual Accounts for audit for presenting to the Audit, Finance and Operations Committee and the Board for review and approval. They work with the COO on financial aspects of the Donmar’s relationship with the Ambassador Theatre Group for the operation of the theatre, and with the COO and Executive Producer on the financial impact of annual programming and strategic projects including a planned capital project.

To apply, please complete an application form and send to Rachel Fryer, Operations Manager at 

Applications close 10am Thursday 5 October 2017

Job Description Head of Finance Application Form Head of Finance


Junior Lighting Technician (12 month fixed-term)

The position of Junior Lighting Technician is generously supported through the Make a Difference grant from the Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust and aims to encourage entry into technical theatre from applicants of all backgrounds. This opportunity is ideally suited to a non-graduate, aged 18 years and above, able to demonstrate an interest or desire in working in this field.

During the 12 month contract the Junior Lighting Technician will work to support the technical delivery of world class productions, helping to create work for the Donmar stage and beyond.

To apply, please complete an application form and send to Rachel Fryer, Operations Manager at 

Applications close 10am Thursday 19 October 2017

Job Description Junior Lighting Technician Application Form Junior Lighting Technician


Stage Management placement

The Donmar offers a placement position in the Stage Management team from the first day of rehearsals through to press night. This position is available for each production. The role involves helping the Assistant Stage Manager with the researching, sourcing and/or making of both props and furniture, and assisting the Deputy Stage Manager in rehearsals with setting-up, re-setting and with scene changes.

This is a voluntary position for students in their final year of Stage Management training or similar, where a work placement is necessary as part of the course.

Applications are now open for the following placements:

Tuesday 02 January – Tuesday 13 February 2018

To apply, send a CV and short cover letter including information about your experience and suitability for the role to Alice Spalding, 


The Donmar Warehouse is an equal opportunities employer and an active member of PIPA.