CAM-PLEX has an exciting opportunity for a Performing Arts Manager. The position plans, coordinates and implements live performances, concerts, and other events in our newly remodeled Heritage Center Theater, and across our entire campus. In addition, the Performing Arts Manager works with local educators to produce a variety of content designed to complement the district’s curriculum. Known as our Rural Arts Program, Cam-Plex partners with the community to bring exciting and engaging content to our schools and broader community. The Performing Arts Manager will secure funding, largely through grants. May act as a spokesperson for Cam-Plex on social media, and ensures information is accurate and timely.
EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Work with national talent agencies to curate and book a season of acts and artists.
Apply for and secure grants to fund the season and rural arts program.
Partner and coordinate with the school district to develop a program to compliment the year’s curriculum.
Book popular entertainment as an internal promoter, and through partnerships with outside promoters.
Develop and adhere to a budget for the season.
Be the point of contact for outside groups interested in booking the theater for rentals including dance competitions, recitals, school district student concerts, and other events.
Assist the sales and marketing team in advertising and promoting all events at CAM-PLEX. Curate relevant and accurate content for social media channels, digital signage, print signage, and website.
Coordinate travel, hotels, hospitality, & other needs of contracted acts.
Collaborate with the Technical Director and Box Office Manager.
Function as the Front of House Manager for season events, and coordinate Front of House positions to be staffed for all Heritage Center events.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Arts, Education, Marketing, Business, or a related field.
Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in public relations, marketing, or event production.
A combination of education and experience will be considered.
Additional Salary Information: 47,000-50,000 annual salary plus excellent benefits
Located on the rolling plains of northeast Wyoming, Gillette is home to CAM-PLEX Multi-Event Facilities. CAM-PLEX, the cowboy state's premier multi-use facility, encompasses over 1,000 acres of land and features a fine arts theater, a convention/exhibit hall, two multi-purpose pavilions, a race track, rodeo grounds, five campgrounds and a 21 acre park and picnic area.
CAM-PLEX is ideally suited to host events such as conferences and conventions, theater and dance, tradeshows, livestock shows and rodeos.