Rough Magic is now inviting applications for the part-time position of Literary Manager with Rough Magic.
The Literary Manager will assist in forging and maintaining relationships with playwrights across the spectrum of the COMPASS programme.
The Literary Manager will report to the Artistic Director. They will work with the Artistic Director and Associate Director in identifying new writers and sustaining existing and ongoing relationships with established playwrights.
They must have first-rate communication and writing skills and an ability to collaborate with both emerging and leading artists. They must have a good working knowledge of contemporary theatre practice and production in Ireland. They must also demonstrate an understanding of Rough Magic, its ethos and history, with a view to creating a new portfolio of work for the company and contributing to the creative thinking behind the programme.
Although this role can be fulfilled remotely during COVID restrictions, the successful candidate will need to attend regular meetings in person in Dublin once restrictions are lifted.
The commitment will be for one day per week and the salary will be €6,000 – €7,000 p/a (€30,000 – €35,000 pro rata) commensurate with experience.
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