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New Haven Symphony Orchestra (NHSO) seeks an Operations Director to lead our production team. The ideal candidate is organized, detail oriented, and excels at both independent and group work. 3-5 years of experience in concert production is preferred. We encourage diverse and non-traditional applicants, Facility in a second language is given strong consideration. A positive attitude and collaborative spirit are highly valued.
The Operations Director assists the Chief Executive Officer in realizing the vision of NHSO’s Music Director, Alasdair Neale, and is responsible for:
The successful candidate is expected to:
This position is full-time and a flexible schedule is possible; this position requires supervising weekend & evening rehearsals & concerts. Salary is commensurate with experience ($45K – $50K); benefits include health insurance, generous paid time off, and a flexible, family-friendly work environment. Dental, vision, and retirement plan options are available. Prospective candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Elaine Carroll at ECarroll@NewHavenSymphony.org.
About the Symphony
The New Haven Symphony Orchestra enriches Connecticut’s cultural landscape through exceptional performances and education programs that are accessible to residents from all walks of life. Innovative programming offered statewide inspires deeper audience engagement and meaningful artistic and educational collaborations which increase the reach and impact of the Symphony. Authentic commitments to diversity, equity, inclusion, and access move the NHSO to provide representation that reflects the richly diverse communities we serve in all areas of Symphony leadership. The Symphony regularly reaches over 40,000 residents from 120 Connecticut towns, including 20,000 children.
The NHSO is seeking experienced Front of House Managers for assisting with NHSO performances during the 2022/ 23 Concert Season. Concerts take place in New Haven, Hamden, Shelton, Madison, and other venues in the New Haven region. NHSO offers competitive hourly wages and flexible working hours.
Non-traditional candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The facility in a second language is given strong consideration. A positive attitude and collaborative spirit are highly valued.
The NHSO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and anti-racist organization that fights hate, racism, and bigotry in all forms through our words, music, and actions.
Duties and Responsibilities
Please submit a résumé, brief cover letter, and 2 references to Operations@NewHavenSymphony.org.