Artistic and Production Assistant Job Description
6-Month Seasonal Position (October 15-April 15)
This position is part of the Artistic and Production Department, and is responsible for supporting all production and artistic-related activities. This position works collaboratively with all other departments and reports to the Director of Artistic Operations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Provide support for Director of Artistic Operations, Assistant Director of Artistic Operations, and Director of Production as required.
- Prepare monthly expense reports and reimbursement requests as directed.
- Assist with artist services, including flight itinerary proposals, welcome bags, arrival and departure logistics, social security card appointments, crew and production staff catering, rehearsal supplies, and package delivery.
- Assist with creation and publication of the daily rehearsal schedule.Assist with collecting, creating, and editing all artistic content for the program book.
- Assist with artistic sponsorship benefits, including autograph materials.
- Ensure that scores and translations are available, copied, and uploaded/distributed for all music programming.
- Operate supertitles and make edits as directed.Administer ArtsVision and enter and update production information. Maintain PBO’s library, company database, and production files.
- Attend rehearsals as necessary to provide support to seasonal Production Staff.
- Coordinate cleaning, maintenance, and supplies at the Production Center.
- Other duties as assigned.
- 1-2 years of experience in the performing arts (opera preferred)
- Bachelor’s degree in music/opera/performing arts preferred
- Intermediate to advanced computer skills: experience in a Windows environment utilizing Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
- Ability to work nights and weekends as needed
Please forward your cover letter and résumé in pdf format to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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