Blumenthal Performing Arts is actively recruiting for all of the positions posted below. Only candidates who best match the requirements of the job will be contacted. Due to limited staff resources, phone calls cannot be accepted or returned. Job postings can also be viewed at our website: www.blumenthalarts.org in the “About Us: section.
Email resume, including salary history, to email@example.com. When attaching a resume to your email submission, files MUST be either MS WORD (.doc) or ADOBE (.pdf) format. File types other than these will be rejected. You may also fax your resume to 704-444-2200 or mail to:
130 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Assistant Technical Production Manager
Under direction of the Assistant Technical Director, assists in preparing and executing shows and events. Performs all related administrative and technical tasks. Operates and maintains stage equipment. Supervises union stagehands. Must be able to lift, push, and/or pull objects (up to 50 pounds).
Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in theater with to three to five years of experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience in technical theater.
Designs and prepares digital printing files for commercial printers and media outlets. Design projects include advertising, signage, direct mail, event programs, publications and other print materials and graphics to drive ticket sales and support institutional marketing and branding for Blumenthal Performing Arts events and departments. Assists with other marketing tasks as assigned, including managing rack card displays and signage displays. Must be proficient in Adobe’s InDesign, Quark, Illustrator and Photoshop and experienced in preparing finished files for commercial printers. A strong production artist focus is preferred, as many projects require resizing of brand art supplied by events. Must have strong attention to detail, the ability to work quickly and accurately with minimal supervision, and capacity to juggle multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously. Knowledge and experience in print production desirable, as is experience with mail houses. Good communication skills also are essential. Must be able to effectively communicate with peers in advertising agencies representing artists, other Blumenthal staff, and with printers and other vendors servicing the marketing department. Reports to the Creative Services Manager.
Requires an Associate’s degree in fine arts, graphic design or related field supplemented by two years of experience in graphic design, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Please include pdf samples or a link to your portfolio with resume. Full-time hourly position with benefits.
Vice President of Programming (Full-time)
The Vice President of Programming will manage a dynamic variety of Blumenthal Performing Arts (BPA) events that include Broadway, concerts, attractions, speakers, fine arts and outside rentals. Develop and execute plans for presenting a diverse variety of programs that balance artistic ambition with strong financial management. Cultivate producers, agents, artists, and tenants. Interact with an exceptionally wide range of stakeholders who need to be treated respectfully and professionally, even when we are unable to do what they would like. Negotiate and administer contracts, develop and monitor budgets, pricing, show advancing and financial settlement. Ensure the smooth and efficient presentation of BPA sponsored events through detailed planning and coordination with other BPA staff. Oversee production and rentals departments to assure that guests receive a high level of quality service. Function successfully in a very fast paced environment that requires discipline in planning and execution, as well as an ability to maintain a balanced perspective in decision-making. Requires a Bachelor’s degree supplemented by five years of progressively responsible experience in various performance genres, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Event Security (Part-time)
Part-Time Security Associates for events only. The Security Associate will perform his/her duties with tact, enthusiasm, and courtesy. Responsibilities will include monitoring the safety and security of guests, staff, and facilities in assigned areas in multiple venues. The associate will use surveillance and communications equipment, access control, and perform static posts and maintenance of security logs. Two years of law enforcement, military or security experience required plus references that reflect quality work history. Flexible in scheduling is a must. Approximately 20 hours per week including weekdays, evenings and weekends.
Event Bartender (Part-time)
Blumenthal Performing Arts has a part-time/event based position for bartenders. Experience in bartending required and must have a great customer service personality. Evening and weekend hours required.