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MANAGING DIRECTOR

Overview:

Horizon Theatre Company seeks an experienced, collaborative professional to join its senior leadership team. The Managing Director will work as a partner with the Co-Artistic/ Producing Director/Founder to implement the theatre’s vision and business strategies. We are looking for an energetic leader to guide our board and staff team and generate the resources needed to achieve our vision.

The right candidate will thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and have a passion for contemporary theatre and the arts industry as a whole. He or she will also be detail-oriented, organized, resourceful and flexible, and will have a proven track record of effective fundraising and/or marketing, team building and collaboration with diverse partners.

Horizon is committed to anti-racism in its programming, operations and practices and to a diverse, inclusive, and equitable work environment. Members of underrepresented groups, including Black, Indigenous and people of color, are encouraged to apply.

Applications received before September 18, 2020 will receive the highest consideration.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, resume, 3 or more professional references, and salary range or requirements. The letter of interest 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 all materials to jobs@horizontheatre.com.

Please put MANAGING DIRECTOR SEARCH in the subject line. Word or PDF Documents only.

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Looking for a different job at Horizon? We love to hear from talented arts administrators, producers, marketers, sales people, fundraisers, education directors, business managers, patron services, designers and technicians.  COVID has us shut down right now, but if you’ve looked at our mission, you believe you are a perfect fit for us, and you would like to be considered for a future position, send your resume to jobs@horizontheatre.com. In the subject line, write FUTURE POSITION AS (insert your job interests here).  We are developing a resource bank of interested, talented theatre people for when our theatre returns full force. Tell us why you think you are a good fit for Horizon, help us understand your strengths and your career goals. If you are not from Atlanta, tell us about why you think this would be a good home for you. If you like, feel free to record a video intro to yourself and include a link to it in your cover letter or resume. We are taking this time to plan for the future and move our theatrical work to online platforms. Horizon prioritizes racial equity and inclusion in our hiring on all levels, and is committed to pursuing anti-racism in our organization and our community. All the best to you, and thank you for your interest in Horizon!

THE POSITIONS BELOW ARE ON HOLD UNTIL LIVE PRODUCTION IS SCHEDULED.  RESUMES WILL BE ACCEPTED, BUT INTERVIEWS AND HIRING ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 


TECHNICAL DIRECTOR            

Horizon Theatre Company (Atlanta, Georgia) seeks an energetic, organized full-time TECHNICAL DIRECTOR. Responsible for supervision and execution of all production elements for mainstage shows, all auxiliary programming and maintaining the facility. 3-5 years of technical theatre experience required, theatre degree preferred. Strong carpentry skills, good working knowledge of lighting and sound, computer and communication skills required. Participate in all technical and staff meetings. Crew management experience preferred. Will supervise interns, volunteers, and contract labor including maintaining database of labor resources. Night and weekend hours required. As the senior staff in production, technical and facilities functions, this position reports to the Co-Artistic/Technical Director and the Co-Artistic/Producing Director and works closely with the entire theatre staff.

Salary commensurate with experience, $30-$40K includes health insurance. Send letter of interest, resume, salary requirements, photo and phone references to jobs@horizontheatre.com. Include “TD Search” in the subject line. Attachments should be MS Word, jpg or pdf.

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Resumes accepted but hiring on hold.

 

ASSISTANT PRODUCER

Horizon Theatre Company seeks a full-time Assistant Producer with an interest in a career in theatrical producing.  This position will assist in producing all Horizon plays, education programs, play development projects and community engagement initiatives.  Main areas of emphasis will be administrative support for Horizon productions, coordinating casting and literary submissions, and managing education and community engagement.  Required:  undergraduate degree, plus minimum 2 years post-college professional theatre experience.   Salary $30,000 annually with benefits.    Position mainly day hours but flexibility with evenings and weekends required.

Overview of Duties: Assist Co-Artistic/Producing Director in any areas needed for mainstage and family series seasons.  by managing casting and literary work for main stage and family seasons; support Community Engagement initiatives in support of productions; produce family series show, Madeline’s Christmas; and assist as needed in development of other education programming.

Interested candidates should send a letter, CV or applicable resumes, contact info for 3 references to jobs@horizontheatre.com. No phone calls. Please put ASSISTANT PRODUCING MANAGER in the subject line. Attached documents should be Word compatible or PDF.

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Resumes accepted but hiring on hold.

 

MASTER ELECTRICIAN

Horizon Theatre Company seeks a part-time Master Electrician to ensure the timely and accurate realization of all lighting elements for Horizon’s 5-play main season, 2 Christmas plays and other productions/projects as needed.  Master Electrician is responsible for implementing the lighting design for each production and maintaining the integrity of the lighting design throughout the performance period and manage and maintain performance-related electrics systems and equipment. Compensation hourly or by contract, depending on experience.   Hours will average 50-70 for each production plus approximately 10 hours per month for maintenance and additional hours for special upgrade/repair projects.

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Please email a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to jobs@horizontheatre.com.

Resumes accepted but hiring on hold.