The Academy of Music Theatre seeks a part-time House Manager
to join its Front of House team.
The House Manager will work an events-based schedule, with
cross-training in multiple positions. The House Manager has the responsibility
of preparing the theater for an event, supervising paid staff and volunteers
working for the Academy, ensuring that the conditions of the rental agreement
are met throughout the event, guaranteeing the satisfaction and the safety of patrons,
assisting concessionaires as needed, monitoring proper cash handling procedures
for concessions/bar, communicating with stage management, overseeing the
theater during an event, and ensuring that the theater is cleaned and secured
when the event is finished.
The House Manager will be required to become ServSafe
certified for alcohol handling and will be cross-trained in the concessions
stand and box office, giving him/her full knowledge of all front of house event
operations and providing shift opportunities in all positions.
Training shifts will begin soon after hiring, quickly working
up to full house management responsibilities.
The successful candidate will have experience working in a live events setting, demonstrate leadership and a commitment to customer service, be comfortable upholding organizational policies with renters and patrons, and be able to calmly and discretely troubleshoot challenges in a busy, public environment. Cash handling and basic math and computer skills are required.
How To Apply:
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Alison Klejna, the Academy’s Theater Manager, at email@example.com
or 274 Main St., Northampton, MA 01060. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until a candidate is selected. No phone calls, please.
July 29, 2016
About this Organization:
The Academy of Music Theatre is an 803 seat non-profit performing arts center located in the beautiful college town of Northampton, Massachusetts.