General Manager, Upswing


Upswing are seeking an efficient and reliable individual to join the team as General Manager. The opportunity comes at an exciting time as we plan for the re-launch of our multi-year projects Seasons and Homemade Circus, the creation of a new touring work Falling Together, and as we align the company to achieve its strategic aims for 2021-22. 

Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company, the General Manager will work closely with the Senior Management Team in all aspects of company business, administration, and development. We require someone who enjoys implementing and maintaining systems and processes, and who will enjoy being the ‘go to’ person for a small and friendly team. Upswing is an ambitious organisation and so a passion for your work and the development of the company is essential.

Salary: £28,000 - £30,000, based on experience

Job Type: Full-time, permanent

Hours: 9:30am – 5:30pm,  Monday to Friday

Place of work: This is a remote working role


For a full Recruitment Pack and details on how to apply, visit our website:

The recruitment pack is available in PDF, large print/ plain text, and audio (MP4) versions.


Recruitment timeline:

The application deadline is 9am on Monday 22nd March 2021

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 31st March 2021, via Zoom


Upswing is an equal opportunities employer, committed to building a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all individuals.

If you would like to discuss the role before you apply, we invite that you attend an informal 1:1 Zoom chat with members of team on Wednesday 10th March. If you would like to take up this invitation, or arrange a phone call at an alternative time, email

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