Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 1300-seat 501 (c) (3) non-profit performing arts center located in Morristown, NJ, seeks an experienced Programming Assistant to assist the Programming Department with tasks related to booking and coordination of more than 200 artists and events presented by MPAC each year.
Duties include, but not limited to:
Coordination of programming calendar and other duties as they relate to events presented at the venue
Artist and performance research
Note taking and document/file organizing
Collaborate with other departments on various event details
Other duties as assigned by department
Successful candidate must have a passion for the theatre’s mission, program innovation and dedication to excellence.
Other requirements are as follows:
Knowledge of assorted genres of the performing arts, specifically cultural and arts-driven programming
Ability to work under pressure, set priorities and meet deadlines
Work independently and collaboratively with good judgment and decision making
Strategic thinker/planner, detail oriented, organized and have the ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
Exceptional interpersonal, verbal, customer service and written communication skills.
Must be able to work some nights and weekends
Additional Salary Information: Salary range $30,000 - $33,000 commensurate with experience. Send resume and cover letter to Adrienne Beck, Programming Director, email@example.com
About Mayo Performing Arts Center
We believe MPAC is a better organization when we encourage and promote open-minded thinking and honest dialogue. The more inclusive we are, the better we are. MPAC utilizes the Arts as a catalyst for cross-cultural collaborations that celebrate and embrace our community’s rich diversity.
At MPAC, we strive for:
• Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility in our workforce, volunteers, programming and patrons.
• A culture of respect for all, regardless of background, means or any identity based differences.
• Community engagement and an awareness that our actions have the power to tell stories and amplify voices.
Mayo Performing Arts Center, a 501(c) (3) nonprofit performing arts organization, presents a wide range of programs that entertain, enrich and educate the diverse population of the region and enhance the economic vitality of Northern New Jersey.