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Ticket Sales Agent (Fixed term until February 2022) – Full and part time

Hours: 37.5 hours a week, 10.5 hours a week and 9.25 hours a week

Salary: £17,374.50 pro rata per annum, plus staff benefits

The Lowry is a visual and performing arts venue situated at the heart of MediaCityUK, one of the world’s most exciting culture and media destinations.

Located within The Lowry is Quaytickets, an award winning customer service team providing ticketing for activities taking place across The Lowry’s theatres, galleries and educational workshops. The team also provide ticket sales services to over 50 Quaytickets clients across the UK selling tickets over the phone for a wide range of live entertainment events including, theatre, opera, musicals, dance, music, comedy festivals and sport.

We currently have a number of vacancies available with an immediate start for Ticket Sales Agents. Successful candidates will join our busy inbound contact centre sales team acting as the first point of telephone contact for the customer by processing transactions using the computerised box office systems. The roles will be based primarily on site at The Lowry contact centre with occasional opportunity to work off site at mobile box offices as required. 

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who have a real passion and enthusiasm for live entertainment and who will thrive on providing the customer with a positive experience when booking tickets for these exciting events.

The ideal candidates will have experience of providing excellent customer service and experience of working with computerised sales systems, although full training will be given.

The role has a number of staff benefits including:

  • Complimentary and discounted theatre and live event tickets
  • Free car parking at MediaCityUK just a few minutes’ walk from The Lowry building
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Discounts at the bars, restaurant and gift shop located within The Lowry building

Please note that MediaCityUK is a well-connected destination with a variety of different transport options – bus, car, tram and bike. 

This is a Contact Centre based role – our offices are fully Covid-19 secure.

The full time working pattern for these roles is 37.5 hrs per week over 5 days. We also have various part time working patterns available. Evening and weekend shifts are available.

Please indicate on your application if your preferred working pattern is full or part time.

To apply for this position please download an application form and recruitment pack from the Lowry website through the following link:


The Lowry is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we strive to reflect and represent the full breadth of the community we serve across our workforce. We proactively work to achieve greater diversity in the areas of gender, race, disability, sexuality, socio-economic background, faith and age. We particularly encourage applications from people who have a disability and people from black, Asian and ethnically diverse backgrounds, as these groups are currently under-represented in the arts as a sector.

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Do you want to play a critical role in an organisation that exists to provide amazing housing and related services? Whilst challenging inequity and working in Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) and diverse communities? Do you want to be part of an executive team that is able to make decisions quickly and flexibly to address our customers’ needs and deliver our vision outcomes? If so, then this role is for you.

We are seeking someone who wants to operate as an enterprise leader – concerned for all aspects of our business and has a focus on executing strategy and ensuring outstanding operations.

Further details and how to apply are on Arawak Walton’s website through the following link:


Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 1st November 2021

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