Assistant Manager, Boston Ballet Shop - Temporary Position

Job Type

Part Time
Temporary

Published

09/12/2018

Address

Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street
Boston
Massachusetts
02111
United States

Description

The Boston Ballet Shop, a pop-up style retail space, is looking for temporary assistant managers to work during the holiday performance season at the Boston Opera House. This is a great opportunity to work for the Ballet in an exciting environment. Assistant Managers are eligible for two complimentary tickets to each production, dress rehearsal viewing, and discounted Boston Ballet School classes.

 

Responsibilities/Duties 

  • Open the shop two hours prior to performances and close after patrons have exited the theatre lobby. A shift lasts approximately five hours.
  • Oversee all shop activities at the Boston Opera House.
  • Maintain the presentation and visual display of the shop.
  • Manage, lead, and direct a staff of five to ten volunteers.
  • Control all sales functions and reconcile all transactions.
  • Replenish inventory.
  • Communication with the Retail Manager concerning shop needs, sales information, and staffing.

 

Qualifications

  • At least two years retail sales or restaurant experience
  • Strong leadership skills, directing a group of volunteers
  • Ability to multi-task in a very fast-paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and enjoyment of working with the public

Must be available to work during holidays:  November 29 – December 31; including Christmas Eve and the week between Christmas and New Year’s.

 

Boston Ballet is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Benefits

Assistant Managers are eligible for two complimentary tickets to each production, dress rehearsal viewing, and discounted Boston Ballet School classes.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

jobs@bostonballet.org

To apply for this position, please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@bostonballet.org. IMPORTANT – PLEASE INCLUDE THE NAME OF THE POSITION FOR WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF YOUR E-MAIL. No phone calls please.

 


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