Current opportunities

We are currently advertising for:

Front of House Manager
Cambridge Live
£29,000 - £33,000 per year
Full time (37 hours per week)

This exciting role requires a committed and focussed person who can continue our progression of delivering a wide range of shows and commercial and private events across Cambridge Corn Exchange and the Guildhall. We are looking for someone who has previous experience of leading a team in a live event environment, who has a passion for the arts and events and is highly motivated and organised.

This is a hands-on role where you will have a number of reports and will be expected to lead by example, manage front of house and facilities staff, coordinate rotas and staff training, and improve and maintain a high standard of service.

Your attention to detail, professionalism and high standards of health and safety will be second to none. You will remain calm under pressure, be open-minded, be well-organised and a good problem solver.

You will need to be front of house focused, be client/customer orientated and have exceptional and extremely strong communication, man-management and inter-personal skills. Excellent customer service experience is needed as well as the confidence to deal with difficult situations in a pressurised environment.


  • Running Front of House department’s day to day activities
  • Event management
  • Managing staff
  • Delivering exceptional service
  • Dealing with customers and complaints
  • Recruit, train, coach and develop staff to ensure optimal performance

Applications in by 20th February 2019 with interviews planned for week commencing 25th February 2019.

For further information or to apply for this role please go to or contact James Bland on 01223 791 790.

To apply for this role, we require a completed CV and a covering letter emailed to James Bland at

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Event Stewards
Cambridge Live
£8.75 per hour 

Casual contract

Welcoming Cambridge Live customers into one of our prestigious premises is the key role for an Event Steward. The role requires strong customer service skills to assist our audiences with any queries or concerns. You will coordinate entry and exit to/from the building and direct in the event of an evacuation which may be carried out in accordance with Cambridge Live’s evacuation procedures, if an emergency arises.

You will be a visible face of the company, ready to answer questions, and to assist visitors and clients ensuring the highest possible levels of customer care. You may be required to use radio to assist communication with both internal colleagues and external customers & clients. You may handle sales of programmes, merchandise and confectionary.

You will need to have flexibility to work shifts across a range of working patterns including evenings, weekends, and bank holidays.

Contract type: Casual hours

To apply for this role, we require a completed CV and a covering letter emailed to Judith Winslow or phone for further information 01223 791 772

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Cambridge Corn Exchange

Bar Staff

To apply for this role please send a CV to with the subject line 'bar staff'.