The Director of Operations and Education is responsible for the overall logistics of the National Repertory Orchestra, including the areas of orchestra management, artist relations, production, audio, music library, and community engagement and the organization of education events for NRO fellows and the community.
The position oversees the selection and seating of the orchestra, the operational requirements for all services, support for musicians, and educational activities related to the orchestra, community engagement, and school/afterschool programs. The position also assists the CEO as assigned, to support the Strategic Plan and other aspects of development, marketing, and event planning. The DOE serves as a key member of the interface with the Town of Breckenridge, Breckenridge Creative Arts, Summit County Schools, other community leadership organizations, and other arts organizations. In the summer, the position provides supervisory leadership to a 14-member team of operations managers and fellows.
The application deadline is Friday, November 6, 2020.
Have strong leadership qualities to direct all operations and education activities with history in a leadership position.
Be a self-starter with a minimum of five years of experience in orchestral and/or music festival positions with a proven track record in managing staff and a busy production calendar.
Have extensive experience in education initiatives.
Be familiar with OPAS and other software programs including Microsoft Office and Accept’d.
Have supervisory experience running a national audition.
Have experience managing operations staff, budget, personnel, front of house, and back of house activities.
Experience in working successfully with staff and a Board of Trustees.
Applicants: Interested candidates should send a one-page resume along with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Type “Director of Operations and Education” in the subject line. Inquiries should be made to the same address.
About National Repertory Orchestra
For more than 60 years, the National Repertory Orchestra (NRO) has played a crucial role in preparing young musicians for careers in the orchestra world, while delivering outstanding musical performances for residents and visitors in Summit County, Colorado. Today the NRO has achieved unparalleled success and is at the forefront of the nation’s summer music festivals.