Senior Acoustics Consultant


New York, NY



Charcoalblue are the world’s leading theatre and acoustics consultancy. We are looking for an experienced New York-based Senior Acoustics Consultant to join our team of theatre designers, stage engineers, audio/video designers, lighting designers, and fellow acousticians.

The ideal candidate will have five to ten years of experience in acoustics consultancy for the performing arts, with a record of being the acoustic design leader on significant completed projects. Candidates should have a recognised degree or diploma in acoustics and knowledge of relevant technical guidance and standards, especially for the US. Broad technical knowledge of room acoustics, noise control, building systems, and environmental noise is compulsory.  Experience with CATT-Acoustic, INSUL, and SoundPLAN would be an advantage.

As for all our positions, we seek those who have theatre or performance experience, regularly attend live performances, and are knowledgeable about the performing arts industry. Charcoalblue seeks team members with a broad diversity of work, cultural, and life experience.

Responsibilities will include mentoring New York-based staff and supporting marketing and business development efforts such as proposal writing and interviewing. The position will demand close collaboration with acousticians and theatre consultants within all of our studios - London, Bristol, Melbourne, and Glasgow, in addition to New York.

We are offering a competitive salary and a number of employee benefits, including a profit share scheme. 

If you are eligible to work in the US and are interested in applying, please email to request an application pack.


The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm, Tuesday 13 June 2017 

To view advert please click here.

Date posted: May 31, 2017