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Hiring a Part Time Dance Facilitator

The Arts Access program empowers individuals with disabilities to create art without boundaries. Through the use of innovative systems and techniques, clients with disabilities participate in the visual, literary, and performing arts. You can put your artistic skills to work, and be part of an interdisciplinary team trained to empower individuals with developmental disabilities to create works of fine art. 12-18 hours (T, W, TH)- Competitive Hour pay
Responsibilities include:
• Demonstration of client-selected dance movements to assist in the creation of original choreography
• Maintain a high level of technical proficiency
• Accurate documentation of client-created work
• Representing the Arts Access Program through performance of client-created choreography
• Developing a rapport to effectively communicate with participants

To qualify, you must have a high level of training in both ballet and modern dance technique. Professional performance experience is preferred.
Find your home in Peapack, NJ with Matheny Medical and Educational Center, a unique special hospital and school for children and adults with medically complex developmental disabilities such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida, Lesch-Nyhan Disease, as well as a wide range of other neuro-developmental and congenital conditions.
For immediate consideration, please email dancer photos and résumés to Heather Williams, Performing Arts Coordinator at heather@artsaccessprogram.org
Arts Access Program at Matheny, 65 Highland Avenue, Peapack, NJ 07977

 

Dance New Jersey is seeking an Administrative Assistant Intern!

he Dance New Jersey Administrative Assistant Intern will work closely with the Executive Director. They are the point of contact for all email inquiries regarding the organization. The Administrative Assistant Intern is an integral in organizing and managing yearly 8 - 10 events. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the dance community in New Jersey and is ideal for anyone interested in nonprofit arts management.

Click HERE for full job description

Stipend available.
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Please email cover letter and resume to Execuative Director, Lisa Grimes at lisagrimes.dancenj@gmail.com

Roxey Ballet hiring Director of Outreach and Education

Roxey Ballet is hiring a Outreach and Education coordinator for the 2018-19 season of dance . Strong written and verbal skills are essential. Dance teaching and planning backround is required. Special education degree is a plus. Website editing, mac, designing, database management, volunteer coordination, project management, and budget management are required. Strong mutli-tasking, deadline and timeline management required. Great communication skills are essential. For more information or for consideration please email your resume, letter of introduction and salary requirements to info@roxeyballet.org

Roxey Ballet 243 North Union Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530

Roxey Ballet Seeks Director of Marketing

Roxey Ballet hiring Director of Marketing for the 2018-19 Season of Dance. Contact info@roxeyballet.org. Please include a resume and cover letter of introduction.

Dance Studio Creative Assistant  

$11-13 an hour - Part-time  (10-15 hours per week; Mostly weekday afternoons with flexibility)
Dance background needed for this position.
Pucci Performing Arts Centre is seeking a creative and detail oriented person to work closely with the studio Director in a wide range of administrative and office support activities related to the daily functions of running a dance school.    
The Creative Assistant position is a part-time job with some flexibility.  The right candidate should be familiar with word and excel as well as proficient in social media including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  Skills in web page design and email marketing are a plus.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone to learn the "ins and outs" of running a dance school business. While teaching and choreography opportunities exist for qualified applicants, this is an administrative position.
Responsibilities Include insuring the professional functioning and presentation of the dance studio to the public as well as current customers. Example of duties include:
Customer Service
- Answer questions for customers/potential customers in a friendly, knowledgeable way.
Studio Administration
- Track/update registration and tuition payments.
- Ensure that information is up to date, visible and accessible to all students, parents, and supporters.
Assist with Recital Show and Competition Team

19 West Mount Pleasant Avenue, Livingston, NJ

Contact Kathy Pucci - text or call 973-851-3843

 

Office Administrator for The Kennedy Dancers Inc.

The Kennedy Dancers Inc., a 501C3 Non Profit Organization seeks a person to handle Office Administration for the Dance School with semi pro and professional dance companies. Must have excellent computer skills as well as familiarity with grant writing (or at least be willing to learn).

Do not call the studio. Please email a cover letter and resume to dianedragone@icloud.com

79 Central Ave. Jersey City, NJ 07305

 

Capezio Wayne Hiring Full Time/Part Time 

Capezio Wayne, a dance specialty retailer, is searching for an out-going, experienced, full time Sales Supervisor and part time sales associates to be part of a fast paced team in Wayne, NJ.  Capezio offers flexible work schedules, competitive pay and other associate benefits.

Sales Supervisor Requirements:

  • Retail experience as a key holder
  • Flexible work schedule (including nights and weekends)
  • Ability to manage/train staff members
  • Sales and Customer Service driven
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented – familiar with completing storewide inventories
  • Strong selling strategies and able to maintain core customer relationships
  • Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per month.
  • Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per week.
  • Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages).  

Part Time Requirements:

  • Some retail experience
  • Flexible work schedule (including nights and weekends)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Sales and Customer Service driven
  • Ability to work a minimum of two weekend shifts per month.
  • Ability to work a minimum of two opening shifts and two closing shifts per week.
  • Must have knowledge of basic math functions (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and calculating percentages).  

Employee Benefits

  • 401K
  • Bonus Program 
  • Medical, Dental, Eye, and Benefits (Full Time Only)
  • Amazing Employee Discount

Please apply by email to retailjobs@capezio.comfor consideration. EOE.

Please use subject line: ‘Part Time OR Sales Supervisor - Capezio Wayne’

Job Opening: Freelance Production Manager / Lighting Director

Job Description:
Position available immediately. Reports to the Artistic and Associate Artistic Director. Expected to attend rehearsals as necessary.

Responsibilities during local, regional, and national tours with Carolyn Dorfman Dance including main stage performances, school residency performances and community appearances.

Job Duties include:
• Scheduling, budgeting, contracting and execution of all aspects of physical production including: scenery, lights, costumes, props, paint, sound and projections for all productions.
• Negotiating and advancing the technical needs, logistics, and schedules for all performances with each venue including freight needs with Company Manager.
• Recreating the lighting repertoire for all performances and oversee all theater production elements including sound, set.
• Chronicling and continually revise all cue and design concept sheets for the repertoire.
• Maintaining and revising the company's technical rider, as needed.
• Running load-in, focus, and load-outs on behalf of the company.
• Maintaining the company’s technical equipment, stock scenery, and production supplies.
• With assistance from the Production Stage Manager, Company Manager/crew transporting scenery, flooring, wardrobe, and personnel as needed per performance, with the company’s Zip Car account or other rental vehicle.
• Advising when additional materials need to be acquired or rented.
• Hiring additional production support staff in coordination with Artistic Director and Executive Director.
• Providing additional support to the AD, AAD, ED and CM and other staff as needed.
• Potentially design the lighting for any new work.

This position requires someone with excellent interpersonal, organizational and communications skills and who can effectively work in various performance, educational and community settings. Minimum 3-years of experience required. Fee commensurate with experience.

Carolyn Dorfman Dance is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the performing arts field are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, familial status, sexual orientation, national origin, ability, age, or veteran status.

Forward resumes to Carolyn Dorfman, Artistic Director, cdorfman@carolyndorfman.dance

Marketing Manager, American Repertory Ballet

The Marketing Manager will hold significant responsibility for the branding and marketing of American Repertory Ballet (ARB) and Princeton Ballet School (PBS). The Marketing Manager will oversee the marketing team in the creation and implementation of the marketing, public relations, and communication campaigns and working plans.

Marketing Vision
With the Executive Director and senior leadership team, the marketing manager will:
· Contribute to the development and refinement of ARB and PBS’ marketing vision and strategy.
· Develop and implement an integrated media plan to advance ARB and PBS’ brand identity in New Jersey, nationally and internationally that cultivates and enhances meaningful relationships with targeted, high level external audiences, including media and key influencers.

Responsibilities:
· Develop and implement marketing campaigns for new and existing performances, class schedules and outreach programs.
· Determine and manage the marketing budget and deliver marketing activity within agreed budget.
· Work closely with the Access and Enrichment department for community marketing campaigns as well as group sales, dance residencies and performances.
· Work collaboratively with the Development Team on communications and marketing plans for annual appeals, event invitations, other development events, etc.
· Participate and attend performances and manage staff to represent at press table.
· Manage the development, distribution, and maintenance of all print and electronic collateral including but not limited to, newsletters, brochures, fact sheets, reports, playbills, program collateral, donor appeals, and published reports.
· Coordinate website/webpage updates—ensure that new and consistent information (articles, links, stories, events and other content) is regularly posted and updated.
· Responsible for management of Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Constant Contact, social media/e-communication campaigns and other out-reach projects.
· Manage all media contacts and serve as the lead point person on media interactions that help promote and/or impact the organization. Serve as spokesperson when requested by the Executive Director.
· Other duties as assigned.

Objectives:
· Manage and coordinate all marketing, advertising and promotional staff and activities related to professional company performances, Princeton Ballet School classes and our Access & Enrichment programs.
· Conduct analysis of ticket patrons and student families ARB experience to current market conditions and competitor information.
· Manage the productivity of the marketing plans to tickets sales, tuition and retail sales. Produce ticket sale reports at weekly staff meeting and quarterly reports for Board of Trustees Meetings.
· The management of all ARB box offices and reaching ticket sale goals will be realized by the Marketing Manager.

Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree in related field
· 3 years of experience in not-for profit marketing department, participating in the creation of marketing and communication campaigns.
· Self-directed, with ability to meet deadlines, often within very tight timeframes and shifting priorities; ability to work in fast paced environment with flexibility, a positive attitude and a sense of humor.
· Excellent written and oral communication skills; exceptional attention to detail and organization.
· Understanding of digital media tools and their uses, limitations and target user communities; sufficient familiarity with Microsoft Office to produce reports, spreadsheets and briefings; Constant Contact, Spark, Raiser’s Edge, InDesign, Photoshop.
· A team player who thinks creatively and has strong interpersonal skills.

To apply, email hr@arballet.org with cover letter and resume.

More information click HERE

Roxey Ballet Seeks Marketing and PR Manager

Roxey Ballet seeks Marketing / PR Coordinator to join its growing team for the 2017/18 season of dance.

Roxey Ballet is a world-class, non-profit dance company located in Lambertville, New Jersey.

The Marketing Manager will be responsible for promoting the Roxey Ballet company, events, and performances while working alongside an outstanding team. The Marketing Manager must have a passion for the arts and for promoting an awareness of dance to the greater community. Local and regional awareness a key element. 

REQUIREMENTS:
Successful candidate must be organized, enthusiastic, and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Candidates should have previous experience in marketing, events sales administration, and public relations.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
    •    Create and edit all marketing materials and maintain strategic objectives
    •    Track ticket sales, promotions, and press opportunities
    •    Write and coordinate press releases, pitches, and cultivate media relations
    •    Provide marketing support to the Outreach and Education Coordinator
    •    Maintain and build spreadsheets
    •    Promote group sales and fundraiser opportunities
    •    Update content on website and blogs on a regular basis
    •    Write engaging content for e-newsletters and outlets
    •    Coordinate a team of marketing volunteers
    •    Ensure that all internal and external measures follow company standards
    •    Other duties are assigned as needed

KNOWLEDGE AND BACKGROUND:
Candidates must have experience using social media platforms. Candidates must have familiarity with MS Office, including Word and Excel. Design and photography experience are a plus. Candidates must have flexible hours.

TO APPLY:
To apply for this position, please e-mail a resume and a cover letter to info@roxeyballet.org with the subject line "Marketing Manager". No phone calls, please.

 

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