Careers


Fancy joining us? All of our current vacancies are listed under the sections below...

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra is resident at Birmingham's Symphony Hall, one of the finest halls in the world. The CBSO is in demand globally, acting as ambassador for the city internationally. Our acclaimed family of choruses, youth ensembles and education programme reaches more than 55,000 people each year. Click on a job title for full information...

  • Tutti Viola

    The CBSO is seeking to appoint three Tutti positions in the Viola section. The successful candidates will play as required by orchestration, sitting up to No.2 as required. Tutti players rotate their seating positions.

    Salary

    £33,525 per annum
    Application Deadline
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  • Communications Officer

    We are seeking a highly motivated, organised and energetic Communications Officer to work within the Marketing team at the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO).

    Salary

    £21,346 per annum
    Application deadline
    First round interviews
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  • Events Assistant

    The CBSO is seeking to increase its pool of casual staff, who carry the range of duties . Ideally, candidates will have experience of front of house work in a theatre or event environment, and must have strong customer service skills. You should be friendly, confident, numerate and a good communicator, enjoy working with people and be able to show initiative in dealing with customer queries. Applications from those with current first aid training certificates are particularly welcomed.

    Salary

    £9.90 per hour
    Application deadline
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  • Chair, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

    As our Chair, David Burbidge CBE, comes to the end of his term, we are seeking a new Chair to support us on the next stage of our journey, who will be a strong source of support to our Executive and organisation as we achieve our principal purpose of providing a wide access to music for audiences and participants, within the West Midlands region and beyond.

    Salary

    Voluntary
    Closing Date
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If you would like to enquire about any orchestral vacancies please contact applications@cbso.co.uk. For all other vacancies please contact HR Manager Hollie Dunster hdunster@cbso.co.uk.