Administrative Manager of Dance
Duties & Responsibilities
for Dance— Dance Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard, and dance in
the Theater, Dance, and Media concentration. Serves in leadership role
in all aspects of dance administration and operations, including
financial oversight and management, producing performances and events,
and program archives. Manages administration and operations of dance
spaces, co-curricular courses, events, symposia, performance, master
classes, interdepartmental initiatives, and guest artist residencies.
Oversees studio rentals, course registration and fees, and instructor
payroll and agreements. With colleagues at the Office for the Arts,
develops and monitors Dance budget, including support from Theater,
Dance, and Media. Strategizes program growth opportunities and drafts
Full-time. All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources.
BA / BS required.A
minimum of five years experience in a professional dance company or
pre-professional dance school, comparable arts organization, or arts
department in higher education. Experience in business management in the
performing arts or comparable arts management.
or MFA preferred. Excellent written and verbal skills. Experience in
producing performance and/or special events. Grant writing and budgetary
experience strongly preferred. Familiarity with higher education
environment preferred. MS Word, Excel, Filemaker Pro or other database
experience, familiarity with Oracle applications a plus.
January 02, 2019
Salary Grade 057
About this Organization:
for the Arts at Harvard (OFA) supports student engagement in the arts and
integrates the arts into University life. Through its programs and services,
the OFA teaches and mentors, fosters student art making, connects students to
accomplished artists, commissions new work, and partners with local, national,
and international constituencies. By supporting the development of students as
artists and cultural stewards, the OFA works to enrich society and shape
communities in which the arts are a vital part of life.