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Opportunities

Group Sales Associate

The Group Sales Associate is a part-time position within the Marketing Team and reports to the Director of Marketing and Communications. The Associate is responsible for selling group tickets to People’s Light, welcoming groups in-house, performing active outreach to prospective clients, and generally providing excellent service and care to all customers. Also work with the Theatre’s onsite catering and restaurant facility to increase sales and enhance patron experience. View the complete description here.

Please send letter of interest and resume to
Shawn Stone
People's Light
Director of Marketing & Communications
39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355

Or by email to stone@peopleslight.org. No phone calls please. Deadline to apply is October 31, 2014.

Box Office Manager

Summary: The Box Office Manager is ultimately responsible for supervising and maintaining all areas of the box office including staff and scheduling. The box office manager will provide the next level of customer service for all patrons with problems or complaints.

Direct reports: Director of Audience Services

Primary Responsibilities:
• Supervise and schedule part-time box office staff.
• Process ticket transactions and subscriptions.
• Provide excellent customer service to all patrons.
• Manage online ticket orders and promotions.
• In charge of daily box office accounting.
• Responsible for all hiring and training of new box office staff.
• Communicates regularly with marketing staff.

Qualifications:
• Experience with Tessitura or similar database ticketing system.
• Comfortable speaking on the phone and handling large volumes of calls.
• Customer service or retail experience is mandatory.
• Attention to detail.
• Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Full-time, weekend and holiday shifts required.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Interested parties should email cover letter and resume to gardner@peopleslight.org. No phone calls please.

Consortium Manager at The Philadelphia Regional Arts Consortium

The Consortium is seeking a full-time Consortium Manager to serve as the department head of a $400,000 independent program, currently under the management of The Wilma Theater, poised for growth. The Consortium Manager will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the daily operations and will be instrumental in the development and implementation of realistic strategies for achieving the goals of the Consortium. This position reports directly to the Managing Director of the Wilma and leads and collaborates closely with the Consortium’s Advisory Committee in the creation of a strategic plan, oversight of consortium IT staff, website and logo development, proposal writing and fundraising, financial management and budgeting, internal and external communications, project and calendar management, vendor management, and the general administrative operations of the software. View the complete description here.

Casting/Auditions

If you are interested in auditioning for People's Light, here's what you need to know: The People’s Light & Theatre Company is a LORT D theatre. People's Light has a resident company of over 20 actors, but also casts some equity and non-equity roles from outside the company. Auditions are held on an invitation-only basis. For consideration, submit your headshot/resume to casting@peopleslight.org or by mail to:

Andrew Kane, Executive Assistant & Resident Casting Director
39 Conestoga Road
Malvern, PA 19355

Ticketing Service Representative

The People’s Light & Theatre Company in Malvern, PA seeks part-time ticketing service representatives to start work immediately. Daytime, evening, and weekend hours available. Applicants should be computer literate, comfortable with a high volume of telephone calls, have the ability to multi-task, and enjoy working with the public. Customer service and retail experience is a plus. Must have transportation. Please mail, e-mail, or fax resume to the Director of Audience Services, Elizabeth Gardner, at People’s Light and Theater Co., 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. Fax: 610-640-9521, E-mail: gardner@peopleslight.org. Please, no phone calls.

House Management Staff

The People’s Light & Theatre Company in Malvern, PA seeks part-time house management staff for our 2014/2015 Season. Primarily evening, and weekend hours available, along with occasional daytime hours. Applicants should be comfortable with face to face patron interaction, monetary sales/transactions, and selling basic concessions. Customer service and retail experience is a plus. Must have transportation. Please mail, e-mail, or fax resume to the Front of House Manager, Lisa Romano, at People’s Light and Theater Co., 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355. Fax: 610.640.9521, e-mail: housemanager@peopleslight.org. Please, no phone calls.

Internships at People's Light

People's Light offers flexible hour internships that provide excellent experience in a range of Arts Administration disciplines. Duties vary by department. Positions are available immediately. Work closely with the department staff and gain both general and concentrated arts administration experience. Past interns have gone on to successful careers at People’s Light, other theatre and performing arts companies, and into other related careers. Please send resume and letter of interest to desired department.

Marketing/Community Relations: Shawn Stone, Director of Marketing and Communications at stone@peopleslight.org
Restaurant and Catering: Ellen Anderson, General Manager & CFO at anderson@peopleslight.org

Script Submissions

We are not currently accepting unsolicited scripts.

Telemarketing Associates

Earn up to $15.00 per hour, and more part-time, selling season subscriptions to the People’s Light & Theatre Company. What a great opportunity to earn a significant secondary part-time income! Our top producers earn high hourly rates based on their sales productivity, plus cash bonuses and free tickets! Evening hours required. A wonderful place to work. Convenient location in Malvern right off of Route 30. Call 610.647.1900, ext. 187 and leave a message on our Telemarketing/Telefunding Department job line. Please include information about your telemarketing and/or telefunding experience, or other phone sales or sales experience in general. Please also specify if you can work evening hours, Monday through Thursday, from 5 to 9pm.

Volunteers

If you are interested in being an usher, please contact the House Manager at 610.647.1900 x195 or housemanager@peopleslight.org. For all other volunteer positions, please email pltc@peopleslight.org.



People's Light & Theatre is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action at all levels throughout the organization.