The Boch Center is one of the nation’s leading nonprofit
performing arts institutions and a guardian of Boston’s historic Wang and
Shubert Theatres. Through numerous education and community outreach
initiatives, collaborations, and partnerships, the Boch Center strives to
inspire and ignite greater appreciation for art, culture, and creativity. An
award-winning ten-day festival, ArtWeek is a signature community initiative of
the Boch Center that expanded statewide in Spring 2018.
The ArtWeek Associate will provide support in the general
management of the festival which culminates from April 26 – May 5, 2019. This
individual will report to the ArtWeek Manager as part of a seasonal ArtWeek
staff team (including paid staff, interns, consultants, and volunteers) as well
as the ArtWeek Community Engagement Manager, and work closely with the
Marketing and Development teams as well as the Chief Strategic Officer/ArtWeek
Lead Champion. The ArtWeek Associate is an entrepreneurial, detail oriented
self-starter, a team player, and a strong communicator.
The ideal candidate has excellent organizational skills, is a good
editor, is familiar with event management skills and comfortable trouble-shooting
with a wide variety of event hosts and partners; is also familiar with
marketing and promotional campaigns (print, radio, television, digital,
outdoor); is comfortable with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook as well as
various social media platforms, etc. Does not get flustered working under tight
deadlines and is very organized. This is a seasonal full-time job/5-month
position starting on January 7 – May 31, 2019.
About this Organization:
The Boch Center is one of the nation’s leading nonprofit performing arts institutions and a guardian of the historic Wang and Shubert Theatres. As New England’s largest cultural venue, the Boch Center is home to theater, classical and popular music, dance, comedy, opera, Broadway musicals, family entertainment, and more.
Located in Boston’s historic Theater District, the Boch Center also offers a diverse mix of educational and community outreach initiatives, including the City Spotlights Leadership Program and ArtWeek; collaborates with artists and local nonprofit arts organizations; preserves historic venues; and acts as a champion for Greater Boston’s arts and cultural community.