Infinithéâtre, Montreal’s Indie English-language theatre company, is looking for a General Manager. This is a full-time position reporting to the Artistic Director and working with the Production Manager and Artistic Director to deliver a modest three-play season. The ideal candidate is someone who would get energy and satisfaction from working in partnership with a small but committed team to help grow the organization producing exciting, relevant theatre to a Montreal audience.
This position requires: organizational skills; excellent oral and written communication skills in English; working knowledge of French; interpersonal skills, computer skills (Word, Excel, web site management) basic accounting skills; and an interest in working as part of a team. This position also involves some evening and weekend work (opening night performances, committee meetings and special events). Experience in fundraising, and working in a performing arts environment would be an asset.
The General Manager provides clerical and administrative support for all areas of the company’s fundraising and development activities. The duties include:
- Office Administration and management.
- Grant Applications
- Account balancing
- Special event and volunteer coordination
- Website Editing/Management
- Team building
- Liaising with Board of Directors
The incumbent will spend approximately 70% of their time on administrative duties that involve mainly database-related duties, correspondences and mailings. The other 30% of the time involves interpersonal duties, including special event coordination and liaising with donors, sponsors, board members and volunteers.
It is expected that the right candidate will be at the beginning of their career in arts administration prepared to learn and grow alongside the organization. Please visit our website for an overview of the Company: infinitheatre.com
Applications will be reviewed after April 1st, 2016 and the interview process will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and a résumé as soon as possible by mail, fax, or e-mail to:
4513 Blvd. St. Laurent Suite #302
Montreal, QC H2T 1S5
Phone: (514) 987-1774, extension 103 Fax: (514) 987-7281
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