Monday, August 12, 2019
Cornfield Dance Seeks Administrative Assistant (Part-time)
Company: Cornfield Dance
Location: New York, NY
Compensation: Commensurate upon experience
Cornfield Dance is seeking a proactive, highly organized, detail-oriented arts administrator to work 5-10 hours a week beginning September 2019.
Cornfield Dance is a small and active dance company under the artistic direction of Ellen Cornfield, a dance artist known for her work as an independent choreographer and for her years working as a dancer with the Merce Cunningham Company. Cornfield Dance has a 30-year legacy, presenting Ellen's work in 8 countries in addition to her extensive work around the United States. Please visit www.cornfielddance.org for more information about the company.
-Experienced and confident arts administrator
-Organized, flexible, and creative
-Strong interpersonal skills
-Insights into the NYC dance community
-Able to balance multiple projects and deadlines
-Able to work independently
Will work with Ellen Cornfield and coordinate with three part-time staff members.
-Coordinating dancers’ schedules to organize rehearsals
-Booking rehearsal space
-Help with researching, contacting, and following up with presenters
-Helping with researching grants, tracking deadlines, completing applications
-Help constructing project budgets
-Help cultivating individual giving opportunities
-Initiating and maintaining marketing efforts
-Organizing files and projects
-Keeping email account cleared
Salary to be negotiated based on weekly hour commitment and prior experience.
To apply, please e-mail a resume and cover letter to Abby Corrigan at firstname.lastname@example.org, and copy Ellen Cornfield at email@example.com. Interviews are scheduled to begin mid August.
535 East 5th St
New York, NY, 10009
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