Management Assistant – New York City Center

WHO: New York City Center

POSITION: Management Assistant

DESCRIPTION: New York City Center, home of the Fall for Dance Festival, Encores!, and Encores! Off-Center, seeks a Management Assistant to aid in all programming and management aspects of the NYCC Executive office.

Responsibilities will encompass theater, dance, and general administration. Duties include, but are not limited to:

Artistic/Programming duties:

Assist the Encores! General Management Associate and the Manager of Dance Programs with all administrative tasks related to the Encores! series, Encores! Off-Center, the Fall for Dance Festival, and other New York City Center productions, including:
• Drafting and processing contracts and payments
• Creating and maintaining databases of production and artistic personnel
• Coordinating and fulfilling artist ticket requests for the Fall for Dance Festival and other City Center productions as needed
• Corresponding with talent agents and dance companies
• Proofing program copy
• Managing the stage door lists as needed
• Other important aspects of artistic production.

Assist with the coordination and fulfillment of industry house seat orders for NYCC programming, including the Fall for Dance Festival, Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and the Annual Gala.

Administrative/Executive Assistant duties:
• Assist the President & CEO and the Senior Vice President & Managing Director of NYCC as needed, including scheduling appointments, calendar maintenance, answering phones, and drafting correspondence.
• Process administrative and production-related invoices; maintain diligent records of expenses.
• Assist with the coordination and distribution of meeting materials to NYCC’s Board of Directors.
• Filing, faxing, copying, and other general administrative duties as needed.

Applicant should have excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to keep track of multiple details on varying projects. Knowledge of Word, Excel, and Outlook is required. One – two years’ experience in General/Company Management preferred. Experience with Tessitura a plus. Sense of humor a must.

To Apply: Position is full time and starts ASAP. Excellent benefits package. Send cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.

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