About the role

The Librarian is responsible for the efficient running of the BSO’s library and specifically for the sourcing, preparation and distribution of all parts and scores required for the exciting and varied work of the busy Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.    The Librarian is Line Manager to the Assistant Librarian and a member of the busy Concerts team.

Reporting to the Head of Concerts and Artistic Planning, this essential role is a key source of information, and keeps records of repertoire, forces, edition, publisher, duration etc in OPAS, the company’s library and scheduling software.   The Librarian is required to have a working knowledge of hire charges and copyright.


The BSO is committed to improving equality, diversity and inclusion and values diversity in its workforce.  We actively welcome applications from individuals with backgrounds currently underrepresented in the arts.


To apply please complete the online application form and send to nwright@bsorchestra.co.uk along with a cover letter and CV and equal opportunities form.


Deadline for applications is 10:00 Monday 13 February 2023.

 First Interviews to be held online by zoom on Thu 16 and Fri 17 February. 

If you would like more information or a confidential chat about any aspect of the job before applying, please contact Heather Duncan, Head of Concerts at hduncan@bsorchestra.co.uk.