The Jackson Symphony Orchestra has an immediate opening forDirector of Marketing & Public Relations. This is a part-time position working 3 days/week plus all symphony concerts. The successful candidate will have excellent sales & customer service skills, be self-motivated, organized and computer savvy.
Currently, The Jackson Symphony Orchestra has a 3 concert Pops series, 3 concert Classical series, and a 4 concert Chamber series. In addition, our Youth Orchestra has three performances each year. The successful candidate will be promoting all of these concerts in print, radio and social media. This individual will also maintain annual partnerships with our media partners. In addition, the successful candidate will also be responsible for working with our Patron Services & Development Manager and associated board committee on audience development regarding annual subscription, single ticket sales, and group sales. The successful candidate will also oversee the development of all print items and website content for the organization.
The deadline for applying for this position is October 27, 2017. Start date for this position is no later than November 27, 2017. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Cheri E. Friedman, Executive Director, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
A Bachelor’s degree in a marketing or public relations is preferred. Strong computer skills are required. The successful candidate will possess a strong work ethic, be willing to support the mission and business of The Jackson Symphony, have a hospitable spirit and be able to maintain professionalism under challenging circumstances. Must be available to work all concerts of The Jackson Symphony.
The Jackson Symphony Orchestra is located in Jackson, TN., located one hour east of Memphis and two and one-half hours west of Nashville.
Additional Salary Information: Salary level is dependent upon qualifications of the applicant.
The Jackson Symphony is in its 57th season of performances. The season includes one outdoor community concert, three classical and three pops style concerts as well as four chamber music programs. The mission of The Jackson Symphony is to enrich and inspire audience through the power of live orchestral music.