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CUstomer service REp. (Part-Time)

The Customer Service Representative (CSR) is responsible for delivering general Marketplace information to callers. The CSRs use basic office equipment and technology such as telephones, email, and web browsers to perform their duties. The CSRs assume ticket order responsibility and processing of payments during performances and throughout the work week.

 

Assistant director, individual giving

Assistant Director of Individual Giving is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive plan to identify, cultivate, solicit and steward annual gifts for Houston Ballet.  This position closely manages key fundraising efforts related to growing and retaining the number of Houston Ballet Ambassadors. Additionally, this position manages a portfolio of current and prospective donors with the expectation of strengthening relationships on behalf of the Ballet.

 

Development Office Assistant

This is a temporary part time position to assist with a data clean-up project. Working under the supervision of the Associate Director Tessitura Operations, the Development Office Assistant will be responsible for the execution of a database cleanup, focusing primarily on the Houston Ballet Academy’s records on Tessitura. The purpose of the project is to ensure Academy student, alumni and parent data is up to date in the donor/ticketing database, Tessitura, in preparation for a new Academy database. This project is expected to take between 40-60 hours on a schedule that can be flexible.

 

ACAdemy lower school principal

Oversee teaching and skills evaluation for curriculum for lower school. Provide guidance for school growth and development in the lower school.

PR MANAGER

This position primarily maximizes Houston Ballet’s external presence in traditional and social media but also assists the Director and Associate Director of Marketing & PR in all projects pertaining to the Marketing and PR department.

IMPORTANT- TO APPLY, PLEASE ALSO UPLOAD THREE (3) WRITING SAMPLES ALONG WITH YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER. 

Network Administrator

Responsibility includes maintaining computer infrastructures with emphasis on networking, on-site servers, software-network interactions, network integrity/resilience as well as upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems.

Academy instructor, boys program coordinator

This position provides teaching for lower, middle and upper school classes and will be the Coordinator of the boys in Pre Professional and Professional (not including HBII) Programs.

summer chaperone

8 Summer Chaperones
1 Assistant Lead Summer Chaperone
1 Lead Chaperone
150+ students are housed at a dormitory for their 6 week summer intensive program that runs June 18-July 27, 2018. The chaperones are responsible for providing safety and security to the students while providing a comforting and nurturing environment for the students.

Summer Intensive Pianist

Under minimal supervision, the Academy Summer Intensive Pianist provides accompaniment for ballet classes for the Houston Ballet’s 2018 Summer Intensive Program.  The 6 week summer intensive program runs June 18-July 27, 2018.

Academy Ballet Master HBII

This position assists in the supervision and training of HBII students.

Internships

Houston Ballet is offering various exciting unpaid internship opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students over the course of the fall. These internships are a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in working the fields of art, dance and non-profit organization. Interns will be able to assist and learn within a specific department and witness the day-to-day activities that make the Houston Ballet a world class ballet company.  All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.

 

Spring Development Intern 

The Development Intern position provides general office support to the Development Department. Every effort is made to assist the intern in building strong office and fundraising skills. All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.

ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program - Academy Summer Program Intern

Houston Ballet is offering an exciting internship opportunity for Summer 2018 as part of the Summer Intensive Program. The Summer Intensive Program is the Academy’s largest recruiting tool for inviting talented students to train in the Professional Program.  More than 60% of current company members trained in the Academy.  The Academy Summer Program Intern will gain experience in managing large student groups, develop team building skills and will also gain valuable experience in interfacing  with international  faculty and professional staff.  The internship will allow a college student to experience the full spectrum of planning and executing an intensive, 6-week summer program and performance, from preparation to completion. This internship will provide valuable experience to any student that wishes to explore a career in arts administration.  Additionally, this internship will provide the opportunity to impact the lives of teenagers in a positive way by interacting, engaging, and supporting them during their intensive training. The intern is paid through a stipend provided by ExxonMobil.

Summer Internships

Houston Ballet is offering various exciting unpaid internship opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students over the course of summer (Starting Tuesday June 5th 2018) . These internships are a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in working the fields of art, dance and non-profit organization. Interns will be able to assist and learn within a specific department and witness the day-to-day activities that make the Houston Ballet a world class ballet company.  All internships are unpaid and offer flexible hours to accommodate school or work schedules.

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