The Driftwood Theatre Group, Ontario’s outdoor summer-touring theatre company, is searching for an Assistant Tour Producer and Outreach Coordinator (ATPOC) for their upcoming Bard’s Bus Tour. This position is full time and will commence at the beginning of June, and end the middle of August, exact dates TBC.
Reporting to and under the supervision of the General Manager, responsibilities include: providing support for effective communication between Driftwood, its company members and presenting partners while also assuming primary responsibility for coordinating all aspects of Driftwood’s summer outreach initiatives including the Shakespearience Festival and Creative Roots Theatre Training program.
Tasks and responsibilities include: liaising with provincial tour presenting partners; acting as primary liaison between Driftwood and its publicist to create and implement advertising and publicity plans for the summer tour; coordinate schedules, venues, staffing, payments and reports for all outreach activities.
The successful candidate will have a experience working in theatre, be computer savvy, and have a high degree of motivation and professionalism. They will be highly effective communicators, able to work both independently and as part of a group, and able to problem solve efficiently while managing priorities.
Driftwood Theatre is dedicated to reflecting Canada’s rich diversity on and off stage for audiences across Ontario. We welcome and encourage applications from applicants of all backgrounds regardless of race, orientation, personal beliefs, or level of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Due to funding, priority will be placed on returning full-time students in the fall of 2017.
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications are considered confidential.
The ATPOC position is a full-time, paid position.
To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline to submit: May 21, 2017
Posted by: Driftwood Theatre Group
For more information: http://www.driftwoodtheatre.com