Employment

employmentHorizon Theatre employees have the opportunity to be part of creating and supporting great art.

Currently Seeking:

MANAGING DIRECTOR:  HORIZON THEATRE COMPANY seeks an experienced, collaborative professional to partner in leading the theatre to the next level of growth. Managing Director will work closely with the CEO/Founder and staff to implement the theatre’s vision and business strategies and create a collaborative team of staff, board and volunteers. Responsible for: managing human resources, ensuring smooth running of theatre operations, and taking a leadership role in fundraising and facility planning.  The right candidate will have a track record of effective management and team-building, be detail oriented, organized and flexible, a good communicator and have a passion for contemporary theatre.  Salary competitive with theatres of similar budget size and commensurate with experience. Horizon is known for its leadership in Atlanta’s arts community, artistic innovation and fiscal responsibility, and is committed to commissioning, developing and producing new work that serves our mission. Horizon has a $1.2 million operating budget with no deficit and an operating reserve fund, serves 40,000 annually and is housed in an arts facility that includes our 175-seat theatre. Partnerships are a major part of our business strategy and include the Atlanta Intown Theatre Partnership, the National New Play Network and the Atlanta Children’s Theatre. Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, resume, 3 or more professional references, and salary range or requirements. The letter should describe what drew you to apply and why you think the position would be a good fit for your skills, abilities and interests.  Send to jobs@horizontheatre.com. Please put MANAGEMENT SEARCH in the subject line. Word or PDF Documents only. 

MARKETING DIRECTOR:  Horizon Theatre Company seeks an energetic, full-time Marketing Manager to lead marketing, PR and sales in a fast-paced office. You’re right for this job if you have 3-5 years experience and/or training in marketing, sales, communications, and public relations, love new plays and theatre, have excellent copy writing and speaking skills and are a team player with an innovative, entrepreneurial spirit. Candidate should be flexible, outgoing, and have the ability to organize and execute a multi-faceted marketing campaign. Other qualities/skills sought include:  computer program knowledge (word, spreadsheet, database, Mailchimp); salesmanship; social media skill; ability to learn new skills quickly; a strong interest or background in theatre. Horizon is an acclaimed company located in a 175 seat theatre with a $1.2 million operating budget, a Small Professional Theatre Contract with Actor’s Equity and a long history of innovation and fiscal responsibility (no deficit ever and an operating reserve fund), and is committed to the commissioning, development and production of new work. Interested candidates should send a letter saying why you would like to work here and why you think you’d be a good fit, a resume, 3 or more professional references, 1-3 writing samples, and salary range or requirements to jobs@horizontheatre.com. No phone calls. Please put MARKETING SEARCH in the subject line. Documents attached should be Word compatible or PDF.     Immediate hire for the right candidate.  www.horizontheatre.com

About Horizon Theatre: Now in its 30th season, Horizon is an acclaimed company known for its leadership in Atlanta’s arts community, artistic innovation and fiscal responsibility, and is committed to commissioning, developing and producing new work that serves our mission. Horizon has a $1.2 million operating budget with no deficit and an operating reserve fund, serves 40,000 annually and is housed in an arts facility that includes our 175-seat theatre.  Partnerships are a major part of our business strategy and include the Atlanta Intown Theatre Partnership, the National New Play Network and the Atlanta Children’s Theatre.