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Polka Theatre - Vacancies and Trustees

October 15, 2021

Sales & Ticketing Manager (Spektrix)

Polka are seeking the right person with strong Spektrix skills, sales experience and a love of data. The Sales & Ticketing Manager will lead on smooth delivery of Polka’s sales and box office function and team management. They will drive effective and efficient use of Spektrix across the organisation as both a sales tool and CRM, in liaison with all departments, providing data-driven decision making and reporting. Experience of setting up processes and driving sales are essential, and you will have an adaptable and collaborative way of working.

Deadline: 9am Wednesday 24 February 2021

Marketing Manager

Do you have creative flair and enthusiasm for creating dynamic, engaging marketing campaigns within budget? Do you have at least three years’ experience of working in a marketing role within a theatre? Are you Polka’s next Marketing Manager? The Marketing Manager will devise, manage and deliver all online and offline marketing activity, with the aim of achieving ambitious sales targets, supporting access and audience diversity objectives and promoting the values and ethos of Polka.

Deadline: 9am Wednesday 24 February 2021

New Trustees

Reopening in spring 2021 following a major redevelopment, Polka is seeking energetic and talented volunteers to join our Board of Trustees at this exciting time. A major focus for Polka and its Trustees over the next few years will be to deliver a successful reopening of the building alongside a reimagined, revitalised and more sustainable organisation. Following a governance review and skills audit, we are looking to appoint up to four Trustees during 2021, with particular skills, experience and attributes that will complement current Trustees:

Creative working within Arts/Performance

Charity Development

Operational and Venue Management

IT/ Digital Technology

Commercial Development/Venue Sales


Local community, particularly in East Merton

We particularly welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds or with young children of Polka-going age. We particularly want our Board to represent the diversity of our community.

This is a volunteer role.

Closing date for applications:  22nd February 2021

For more information, and how to apply, on all of these roles CLICK HERE

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700 members

We manage over

3000 customers

We have been operating for

25+ years

Each year we host over

50 events