Algonquin Arts

Employment

Creative Team / Production Crew

Algonquin Arts Theatre accepts resumes for directors, musical directors, choreographers, designers (scenic, lighting, costumes, props) stage managers and stage technicians on a rolling basis.

We currently have limited positions available for our 2017-2018 Season (July 2017 to May 2018), but accept resumes for consideration for future productions or other special projects.

Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to producer@algonquinarts.org. No phone calls, please. Please note that housing is not available.

Box Office Associate

Algonquin Arts Theatre is seeking a part time Box Office associate to work select weekdays/Saturdays and covering covering shows on nights and weekends. Applicants interested in only working prior to shows (2 hour shifts typically Friday/Saturday nights and Saturday/Sunday afternoons) are encouraged to apply as well

GENERAL BOX OFFICE DUTIES

  • Serve as a primary point of contact for organization
    • Operate storefront
    • Responsible for answering main published phone number
  • Sell tickets and accept donations during posted hours
    • Mail tickets as needed
    • Maintain will call as needed
    • Communicate and enforce ticket policies
  • Assist in processing group sales and educations sales as needed
  • Check the mail, deliver to office
  • Maintain events, price structures, etc. in SABO (ticketing software)
  • General admin support for office for mailers and other projects
  • Assist with maintaining a file, binder or database to answer frequently asked questions
    • Show information
    • Directions
    • Staff Areas of Contact
  • Maintain accurate patron records in SABO
    • Communicating changes, etc., with Development & Marketing
  • Communicate with Box Office Manager and other staff to provide consistent service to patrons

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Experience working in ticket sales software and in a box office environment.
  • In lieu of SABO knowledge, computer and internet savvy a must!
  • Customer service experience. Ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • Strong ability with basic Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, Outlook
  • General knowledge of all aspects of the arts including theatre, film, dance, etc.
  • Understanding of and willingness to enthusiastically support the Algonquin Arts Theatre mission.

SCHEDULE

  • This is a part time position through the holidays. Opportunity may continue during nights/weekends during Algonquin productions.
  • Algonquin Arts Theatre Box Office Hours are:
    • Weekdays: 12-6
    • Saturdays: 12-4
    • 1 Hour Before Performances (Calendar is available at algonquinarts.org)

Please apply via email to david@algonquinarts.org, and include a resume and two professional references. Must be able to climb one (1) flight of steps to access Algonquin administrative offices.