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Box Office Agent (Tucson)

Part-time seasonal (non-exempt)
Reports to Box Office Manager
Compensation: $9.00/hour
20 hours per week, 35 weeks (8/31/15 – 5/1/16)

Application deadline: August 26, 2015

Overview

This position works as part of the Box Office team to effectively serve Arizona Theatre Company patrons.

Essential Functions

  • Assist with the processing of season and single ticket orders.
  • Assist patrons over the phone and in person with a friendly and professional manner.
  • Working performances for both nights and weekends, as scheduled.
  • Other duties as defined by the scope of the position.

Competencies

  • Friendly, personable, detail-oriented personality
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Great telephone etiquette and computer skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in fast-paced environment
  • Box office experience is a plus.

This is a part-time, seasonal position (20 hours / week). Due to the nature of professional theatre, periodic evening and weekend work is expected. Employment term is 35 weeks from 8/31/15 to 5/1/16.

To Apply:

Submit resume and letter of interest via email to Box Office Manager Michi Yamasaki (myamasaki@arizonatheatre.org), or in person to 330 S. Scott Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701, Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Arizona Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or national origin.

Carpenter (Tucson)

Full time seasonal (non-exempt)
Reports to Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director
Compensation: $12.00 / hour
(Updated 09/05/16)

Overview

The Carpenter will construct scenic elements for ATC productions and outside contracts.

Essential Functions

  • Construct scenic elements, in accordance with plans provided by the Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director, through carpentry, welding, rigging, and work with plastics and other set-related materials;
  • Work with Technical Director and Assistant Technical Director on load-ins and strikes in both Tucson and Phoenix;
  • Work with other carpenters and scene shop staff to maintain a safe and organized work area;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Competencies

  • Expertise in standard scenic construction techniques, practices, and tools, including welding;
  • Understanding of standard industry rigging techniques;
  • Ability to read and understand drawings generated by CAD programs;
  • Self-motivated, energetic, and an effective and efficient communicator;
  • Attentive to detail;
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines consistently;
  • Understanding of the theatrical design process;
  • Able to uphold a tone of collaboration, respect, optimism, and professionalism, both internally and externally, while maintaining composure in a fast-paced setting.

Qualifications

  • College degree preferred;
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in professional theatre scene shop construction;
  • Minimal supervisory  skills necessary to be utilized with overhire and intern situations;
  • Eligibility to obtain a valid driver’s license;
  • Occasional overtime and long periods of sitting and standing are required;
  • Ability to lift 50 – 70 pounds;
  • Ability to work at heights via ladders and/or personnel lifts;
  • Short Phoenix residencies required based on production schedules.

This is a full-time, seasonal position. Due to the nature of professional theatre, periodic evening and weekend work is expected. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Relocation services are not provided.

To Apply:

Submit resume and cover letter, with three professional references, via e-mail only to Phil Blackwood, Technical Director, at pblackwood@arizonatheatre.org.

Arizona Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or national origin.

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Marketing Director

Full time exempt
Reports to Managing Director
Salary negotiable based on experience
(Updated 07/16)

Overview

The Marketing Director is responsible for directing the day-to-day marketing efforts executed in ATC’s Tucson and Phoenix markets with a focus on supporting a comprehensive marketing and sales program.

Essential Functions

  • Collaborate, build, and execute a comprehensive strategic marketing plan in collaboration with Managing Director;
  • Develop and closely manage department income goals and budgets;
  • Maintain subscriber base and develop new audiences;
  • Conduct market research and analyze data to identify priorities in order to achieve strategic goals;
  • Build and manage marketing staff to create a team environment;
  • Coordinate collaboration between departments when appropriate;
  • Oversee the planning, development, and coordination of print collateral to support marketing and institutional initiatives.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years experience in arts marketing and/or sales;
  • Direct management experience with supervisory responsibilities;
  • Demonstrated success in executing marketing skills, especially in planning, directing, and executing campaigns;
  • Experience analyzing and evaluating market research and campaigns;
  • Ability to understand and work with budgetary procedures and policies and experience reporting both expense and revenue figures;
  • Superior oral and written skills, with the ability to translate ATC’s products into marketable language/concepts for potential patrons;
  • Exceptional computer skills including Microsoft Office products; familiarity with ticketing software systems; and familiarity with social media tools, websites, and video usage;
  • Superior organizational skills, leadership ability, and strategic thinking.

ATC maintains offices in both Tucson and Phoenix. This position may be based in either city, but some overnight travel to the other city will be required.

To Apply:

Submit applications via email only to atcjobs@arizonatheatre.org.

Arizona Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or national origin.

Patron Services Representative (Tucson)

Part-time temporary (non-exempt)
Reports to Patron Services Manager
Compensation: $9.00/hour plus commission

Overview

The Patron Services Representative is an essential member of the Patron Services Department.

Essential Functions

  • Contact private individuals by telephone to promote ATC, ask for annual donations or sell season subscriptions
  • Deliver scripted sales pitch to donors and patrons
  • Adjust donation and subscription scripts as required
  • Handle donor/subscriber questions
  • Provide patrons with accurate information and exercise exemplary customer service in all conversations and transactions
  • Record any updated donor/subscriber contact info for the supervisor to input into Patron Manager

Competencies

  • Self motivated, friendly, energetic, and an effective and efficient communicator
  • Attentive to detail, accountable, and deadline oriented
  • Able to uphold a tone of collaboration, respect, optimism, and professionalism, both internally and externally, while maintaining composure in a fast-paced setting

Qualifications

  • Experience in the nonprofit arts preferred, but not necessary
  • Relevant work experience in sales, marketing, or telemarketing
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Passion about Arizona Theatre Company’s upcoming season
  • Must be available 20 hours per week

To Apply:

Please send an email including your resume and a statement about what excites you most about the upcoming season to Patron Relationship Manager Ron May at rmay@arizonatheatre.org.

Arizona Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or national origin.

Production Overhire – Load In, Strike, Run Crew

Part time temporary (non-exempt)
(Updated 11/05/15)

Overview

Arizona Theatre Company, Arizona’s first professional theatre company, seeks qualified crew members to add to our overhire list. ATC maintains an overhire list in Carpentry, Props, Costumes, Wardrobe, Electrics, and Deck Crew in both Tucson and Phoenix. Daytime, Night, and Weekend opportunities are available throughout our season, which runs from September to May.

 

To Apply:

If you are interested in being added to our Production Overhire list, please send a resume and references, along with which department you are interested in and your general availability to Chris Gerling, Associate Production Manager at cgerling@arizonatheatre.org.

Arizona Theatre Company is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis, including race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or national origin.