Technical Manager

Showroom Workstation


Salary: £21,530 per annum

Showroom Workstation have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Manager to inspire and lead their Technical team.

Showroom Workstation is Sheffield’s only media arts complex operating a popular independent café/bar, conference and events facility, four-screen cinema, and creative industries managed workspace.

About the role

Contracted hours: 37 hours per week, worked over 7 days on shifts.

This will include bank holidays. Shifts usually start approximately 9 am and end after the last screening has ended (approximately 10.30 pm), although at times to support other activity and special events these times could vary.

The Technical Manager has overall responsibility for all aspects of theatrical and technical presentation at the Showroom cinema and for any events in the venue.  The successful applicant will liaise closely with the senior management team and other staff to ensure that events run smoothly.  The role includes delivering a wide range of film screenings (including DCP, 35 mm and other formats), conferences, festivals and one-off events such as talks and seminars.  The postholder, along with the Technical Team, also provide 1st/2nd Line internal IT across the organisation as required by the IT Manager.

Full details of the post are contained in the full job description which is included in our job pack.

All staff receive a variety of benefits, which include cinema tickets, discounted food, company pension and staff development and training opportunities.

We are proud to be recognised as Investors in Diversity* and have in place a positive action plan, to increase the diversity of our workforce.  We therefore particularly encourage applications from people from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic diverse backgrounds and other diverse communities.

Full details are in the job pack. This can be downloaded on our website or you can email our reception team on We’re very flexible, so if you prefer you can call us on 0114 279 6511 and ask for a job pack to be sent to you, or you can pop in and say hello and collect one from us in person (Monday-Friday 8 am – 6 pm).

To apply

All applications must be made by completing our application form, which is contained within our job pack.  We are unable to accept CV’s

Please return your completed application by email to: or by mail or in person to: Recruitment, Showroom Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX

Interviews: week commencing 1st November 2021 in person, in a covid-safe environment.


The closing date for this position is 27/10/2021 at 12:00

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