Temporary Seasonal Artist Services Manager

POSITION

Temporary Seasonal Artist Services Manager

DEPARTMENT

Lincoln Center Festival

OVERVIEW

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: it is the world’s leading presenter of superb artistic programming, is a national leader in arts education and community relations, and functions as the manager of the Lincoln Center campus.

For over 20 years, Lincoln Center Festival (www.lincolncenterfestival.org) has been presenting a wide range of classic and contemporary performing arts at the largest performing arts center in the world. This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in the hands-on process of producing a world-class unique international and to work side-by-side with seasoned producers and managers.

Lincoln Center Festival seeks an experienced individual to work as part of a seasonal team for Lincoln Center’s annual international performing arts festival, celebrating its 21st year in July 2017.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Providing excellent artist experience by handling artist services and hospitality
  • Organizing and/or facilitating local and international travel and hotel accommodations for visiting artists and companies including managing contractual hotel room blocks
  • Supervising company management interns
  • Communicating schedules with artists and companies
  • Overseeing ancillary events
  • Evening and weekend work required, especially during peak periods in June and July

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years of experience in company management/artist services
  • Prior large-scale Festival experience preferred
  • Knowledge of foreign language(s) a plus
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong customer service orientation and a strong record of providing exceptional customer/artist care
  • Superior time management and organizational skills a must; ideal candidates should be able to meticulously handle a large volume of work, effectively prioritizing and multitasking
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and ability to communicate with a wide range of internal and external contacts of varying positions and backgrounds

ANTICIPATED DATES OF ASSIGNMENT: Full-time commitment early-March through mid-August 2017

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE

Please submit a resume and cover letter (with salary requirements and outlining your interest in Lincoln Center) to the humanresources@lincolncenter.org inbox. Submissions without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Please list: Temporary Seasonal Artist Services Manager, Lincoln Center Festival in the subject line.

Internal Candidates should contact a member of the Human Resources Department directly.

Lincoln Center is an equal opportunity employer.


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