Head of Sound

£53,780.09 per annum


At English National Opera, we make world-class, inspiring, and accessible opera available to everyone. Our talented Technical Department play a vital part in bringing the artistic vision to life, and we are looking for a Head of Sound to join us in our iconic home, the London Coliseum.

As a senior member of the Technical Team, the Head of Sound is responsible for ensuring the department provides the highest quality sound, video, digital video projection and communications (comms) services to the Music Director and Director of each show, and to all departments, visiting companies and broadcast and recording organisations that work with us.

This is a really exciting opportunity to work across complex, varied, and large-scale productions in an internationally recognised production house. The successful candidate will have an excellent track record managing sound in a large-scale repertory system, and combine technical expertise with superb project management and leadership skills.

If this sounds like the next step in your career, please have a look at the Recruitment Pack for further details.

To apply, please send your CV and a brief statement of interest to [email protected]  by the closing date of 12:00 noon, Wednesday 8th February 2023.

This appointment will be made on merit, but we believe that diversity strengthens and enriches us, and that it is the responsibility of everyone at ENO to make the arts and cultural sector a more diverse and equal place.

As ethnically diverse and disabled people are currently under-represented at ENO, we particularly encourage and welcome applications from under-represented people.