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Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig is a privately run cultural institution established in 1997 that combines hospitality and variety entertainment. There is seating for 100 people in the restaurant, 50 in the Fridel Hönisch Salon and 180 in the Varieté theatre. With its international variety shows, which change every three months, Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig entertains its guests far beyond Leipzig's city limits. Since 2011, Krystallpalast Varieté has also been operating VINETA on Störmthaler Lake as an extraordinary venue for events in the Leipziger Neuseenland region.

Head of Artistic Operations Office & Assistant to the Artistic Director

[40h/week, as soon as possible]



  • Organization of the artistic operations office. This includes, for example, the exchange of information with the artists and the marketing/sales/PR/catering departments, as well as providing input for the Artistic Director
  • Planning, coordination and organizational supervision of in-house show productions
  • Production management of the annual Variety Festival (www.newcomershow.net), from tendering to execution and accounting


  • Completed education or at least three years of professional experience with organizational responsibility in the cultural sector
  • High degree of organizational talent, sense of responsibility and communication skills
  • High level of initiative, flexibility and ability to work under pressure as well as willingness to work in a team
  • Willingness to work irregular and flexible hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Residence in Leipzig
  • Very good knowledge of German and English
  • Driving license and driving safety
  • Confident handling of Office applications


  • Good networking in the city
  • Interest in longer-term cooperation
  • Experience in submitting and processing applications
  • Experience with CMS


  • Permanent position
  •  40h/week
  •  Collegial and appreciative working atmosphere
  • Work in an international environment
  • High degree of independence
  • Varied and versatile tasks
  • Flexible working hours


Please send us your application with the usual documents summarized in a PDF document.



Urs Jäckle

eMail: jobs[@]krystallpalastvariete.de


For casting inquiries please contact Urs Jäckle: u.jaeckle[at]krystallpalastvariete.de


Internship period

Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig recruits interns to work in the areas of artistic direction, show production, event management and public relations for at least two months (preferably longer) all year round.

Position requirements: Good command of English, ability to work flexible hours, accommodation in Leipzig or the surrounding area, ideally a category B driving licence.

What awaits you: As a Production Assistant, you will support the Artistic Director with show production, performer support and administration of the Artistic Operations Office.

Furthermore, you will work in the area of event management and get to know the daily processes involved in a privately run cultural institution. During your internship, you will work with performers from various countries and cultural backgrounds, and as you take on more responsibility, you will be assigned independent projects if you so wish. Due to the company’s size ( SME), you will obtain a good overview of individual departments, you will have defined contacts within the company and a friendly and cooperative place to work. If required, we are happy to advise you on semester or BA dissertations.

We’re looking forward to receiving your application.

Katja Leser

eMail: k.leser[at]krystallpalastvariete.de


Who we’re looking for

Krystallpalast Varieté Leipzig is looking for flexible and hard-working (part-time and full-time) service staff.

What we expect

People who enjoy working, are committed, and have the ability to work independently and under pressure.

What we offer

An interesting position in a young team at a privately funded cultural institution



Falk Missal

e-mail: jobs[at]krystallpalastvariete.de



Peter Matzke