Job Call! Summer Student Job!
Producing Assistant – Logistics and Communication
Nakai Theatre (nakaitheatre.co) is seeking a summer student who will work with the Artistic Director (Jacob Zimmer) and Managing Producer to:
plan, coordinate and communicate logistics and production elements for an early July production of a theatre project to be presented at the Atlin Arts and Music Festival, a major regional arts festival.
Assist with cataloguing, scanning and sharing Nakai archival images and material.
Assist with research and design of future residencies and workshops.
Responsibilities will include:
organizing and communicating travel and accommodation;
rehearsal venue and schedule;
partner outreach and follow up;
research, design, budgeting and planning future professional development residency;
cataloguing and sharing highlights from Nakai archive on digital platforms.
We are looking for a committed and detail oriented person who is able to work independently and as part of a team.
Experience and interest in the arts and theatre is a priority.
Being organized and having excellent communication skills would be an advantage
Comfortable and capable with computers. Experience with Google Docs, MS Office is preferred. Experience with image processing (Photoshop / scanning) and/or Squarespace is a bonus.
Valid driver's license is preferred.
Be legally able to work in the Yukon.
Full-time student in an accredited post-secondary institution or a graduating grade 12 student who is enrolled full-time in a university or college program in the coming fall term.
Schedule and rate:
$15/hour at 30 hours a week. Evening and weekend work will be required, especially in June. Includes pass and campsite at Atlin Arts and Music Festival. There is some flexibility in hours.
Dates of employment: June 4th - Aug 15th, 2018 (flexible start and finish)
Please submit a cover letter and CV clearly outlining your skills and interest to: Kaori Torigai at email@example.com
We thank everyone who applies, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All applications are considered confidential. Nakai is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a more diverse workplace. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply.
This employment opportunity was made possible by the Canada Summer Jobs Program.