Careers

Walk on the wild side

As Singapore’s leading theatre company, Wild Rice is keen to work with individuals who are passionate about contributing to Singapore’s performing arts industry.

For general enquiries, please email us your CV at recruitment@wildrice.com.sg and we will contact you if we have suitable job openings in the future.

 

Available Positions

Wild Rice is Looking for a Production Manager to Join Our Company – Come Make Theatre Magic With Us!

In line with our mission to create the best of Singapore theatre, Wild Rice is expanding our production team. We are looking for a PRODUCTION MANAGER to support our work at our home in Funan.

If you are passionate about working in the theatre to tell Singaporean stories that matter, we just might be looking for you!

Responsibilities

Our Production Manager is responsible for the scheduling, budgeting, contracting and execution of all design and production-related aspects of Wild Rice’s Season. They will lead a team of production staff to oversee our day-to-day production operations and requirements, ensuring that every production comes in on time and on budget.

Prospective candidates should ideally possess:

  • The ability to manage shifting and competing priorities, exercise good judgement and discretion, and maintain a positive attitude in stressful environments.Knowledge of common industry-specific software, including programmes such as CAD, Auto-CAD, Vector Works and QLab; as well as experience in reading/understanding ground plans, lighting plots and other theatrical specifications.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of, and experience in, technical theatre operations and arts management.
  • A degree or diploma, preferably in Technical Theatre or Arts Management.
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ work experience as a member of a production team, particularly in a supervisory or management position.
  • Experience in managing production personnel.
  • Experience in creating, monitoring and adhering to budgets.
  • Experience in overseeing production calendars and schedules.
  • The ability to read a script and determine/assess practical requirements regarding staffing, budgeting and design execution.
  • Good computer, inter-personal/communication, verbal and written skills, as well as a capacity for analytical thinking.
  • A passionate commitment to the art and craft of theatre, as well as the performing arts community, in Singapore.

Interested? Please send an e-mail to us at recruitment@wildrice.com.sg, with your CV attached, by 15 October 2021.  

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.)