The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art - Executive Assistant to the Director

Thursday 7 December 2017

RADA, as a founding affiliate of the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama, is a designated Higher Education Institution.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone self-motivated and practical to join the team at RADA. This role is responsible for managing the office of the Director of RADA, including administrative support, co-ordinating projects, the release of communications and managing the finances of the office. You will also be working closely with senior staff within RADA, Council members, senior supporters and stakeholders as well as high-profile alumni and members of the film and theatre professions.

This role requires a proactive, agile working style and someone who is able to work effectively autonomously and collaboratively. The successful candidate should have experience working in an administrative capacity, ideally as an executive or personal assistant. Experience of working in a theatre/film or other arts environment is also preferred.

A full job description is available at

Closing date for applications:  5pm on Thursday 07 December 2017 (please note this is earlier than the original advert closing date).

Interviews to be held on Wednesday 13 December.

How to Apply

Please complete an application form, found at and return it to:

Caroline Ward

HR and Payroll Manager

T +44 (0)20 7908 4896

The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art is dedicated to Equal Opportunities in employment and seeks to achieve diversity amongst its staff to reflect the community it serves.

We especially welcome applications from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds as these groups are under-represented at all levels in the RADA staff.