Artistic Producer (x/v/m)

Job vacancy

To support the artistic staff, Nederlands Dans Theater is looking for a:

Artistic Producer (x/v/m)

80-100% employment (100% is 38.00 hours per week)

Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) is an international and leading contemporary dance company with two dance groups, NDT 1 and NDT 2. We are a house for creation. Behind the scenes, approximately seventy dedicated employees work to perfect the performances, educational activities and the dance experience of the audience and participants. From lighting and sound design, costumes, production and technology, marketing to HR and finance. Committed to diverse ideas and approaches to dance, we continuously collaborate with both emerging and established choreographers and artists from diverse backgrounds from around the world. Development, research, and innovation are very important to us. We want everything we do to be socially meaningful. Just as important as that everyone can be themselves with us and can develop in a safe and inspiring environment. Our goal is to connect everyone anywhere in the world through dance.

What are you going to do?

In this position you will work in close collaboration with the Artistic Director and across departments to coordinate and execute all artistic programming, planning and policies. This position is an important part of realizing the company’s goal to improve communications and processes. Concrete tasks are:

  • Assist in conceptualizing the artistic programming of NDT 1 and NDT 2.
  • Co-ordinate internal communication concerning artistic processes and planning across the organization.
  • Assist in artistic planning in consultation with the Artistic Director and Manager Planning & Touring.
  • Execute existing and new concepts and projects to deliver the NDT artistic vision and programming.
  • Co-ordinate with external collaborators on working periods and communication.
  • Oversee day to day communication of artistic staff.
  • Co-ordinate performance review process with NDT 1 and 2 dancers and artistic staff.
  • Execute systems for efficient and consistent dancer management.
  • Develop and co-ordinate systems to support external collaborators to the company.

What are your capabilities?

In addition to passion and enthusiasm for the profession, you recognize the following competencies in yourself:

  • A senior dance sector professional with international experience in artistic producing and administration.
  • Experience in working with diverse teams.
  • Experience with evaluation of program outcomes.
  • Strong sector network and positive relationship management skills.
  • Excellent in delivering tight deadlines and managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Able to work efficiently in a team or independently.
  • The ability to deal with complex and confidential information with the utmost discretion.
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills (having Dutch communication skills is a plus).

What does NDT have to offer you?

Nederlands Dans Theater believes it is important that employees feel valued and involved. With us you can grow, discover and further develop your talents. We offer a creative working environment. We create, collaborate, innovate, are curious and are allowed to make mistakes. All from a common passion for dance.  You work from your own responsibility and tasks with plenty of room for your own interpretation.

NDT wants to be like a house, in which everyone feels welcome and at home. To be a safe workplace for everyone, we adhere to our Golden Rules. Diversity and inclusion make sense to us: we are committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals, regardless of origin, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, gender identity and disability. We want to encourage applicants who need adjustments to apply*.

In addition, we offer:
√ Salary in accordance with scale 8 CAO Toneel & Dans /NDT (max. € 5.576 gross per month per 1-1-2024).
√ 32 vacation days per year for full-time employment.
√ Pension scheme.
√ Contribution to travel expenses if residing outside The Hague.
√ Plenty of room for personal and professional development and/or training opportunities.
√ Dynamic and internationally oriented working environment with passionate colleagues.
√ Fixed workplace with the possibility to work from home in consultation.

Our office and studios are in Amare, our home theater, in the center of The Hague, within walking distance of both Central Station and Hollands Spoor Station.

* Please indicate if you need adjustments.

How can you apply?

Are you interested? Please contact Linda de Boer ( or +31 6 11361761) for more information or a first introduction. Or you can send your application with Curriculum Vitae before 20 December 2023 to Tamara Vroomen of Human Resources by e-mail at