Opera Roanoke is seeking an energetic, driven, organized individual fill the Operations Manager position. This position is essential to the organization’s success and requires someone with excellent organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and the ability to handle a variety of tasks simultaneously.
This person will be primarily responsible for handling all day-to-day operational duties including management of Opera Roanoke’s box office. Occasional evening and weekend work will be required during production periods and special events.
This position reports directly to the General Director and provides support for both administrative and artistic functions.
A knowledge of opera or classical music is not a requirement for this position but a background in arts administration, non-profit management, or other performing arts related positions would be helpful.
Desired start date: June 1, 2022
3 years relevant experience required. Bookkeeping experience with QuickBooks Online is preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Drive and Google Docs required. Experience in database management. Excellent problem-solving skills, communication skills, both written and verbal, and ability to work independently are all necessary attributes. Graphic design experience with online programs like Canva are a plus.
Reliable transportation and a valid driver's license are required. Ability to lift up to 40 lbs. required.
Compensation and Benefits
About Opera Roanoke
Opera Roanoke is a year-round performing arts non-profit with administrative offices located in downtown Roanoke. Programs include 2-3 mainstage performances per season, a Young Artist program for regional college students, and various engagement and educational activities throughout the year. The annual budget is approximately $400,000.
Opera Roanoke is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Brooke Tolley, General Director at email@example.com with your last name and "Operations Manager" in the subject line. No phone calls please. Position open until filled.
The volunteers of Opera Roanoke are an essential part of the company’s success. Volunteer opportunities exist in the following areas:
If interested, email Community Engagement Associate, Ansley Melton, at firstname.lastname@example.org