IPAY SEEKS PRODUCTION MANAGER FOR SHOWCASE 2020 - PHILADELPHIA, PA
International Performing Arts for Youth (IPAY) is looking for an experienced event Production Manager to oversee the planning and execution of our annual performing arts conference, Showcase. IPAY Showcase 2020 will be held in multiple venues around the Avenue of the Arts in Philadelphia Center City, January 21 – 25, 2020.
Successful Production Manager candidate will have festival experience, or experience working with multiple productions in multiple venues at the same time. The candidate should also have experience working with complex production budgets and schedules, as well as extensive knowledge of theatre technology and equipment. They should also have excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills, and be extremely organized with great attention to detail. Candidate should also be proficient in Dropbox and G Suite.
Production Manager will work with IPAY’s Staff in all production related aspects of Showcase 2020 including taking lead on all aspects of producing the performing arts productions (up to 30 international productions) as well as the following.
CREWING, EQUIPMENT RENTAL, PERMITS
Time commitment is September 2019 – February 2020. This includes trips to Philadelphia, online/phone meetings, as well as onsite management the week of Showcase 2020. Salary range $10,000 to $12,000.
IPAY is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
To apply, send a resume, cover letter and two professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, August 14, 2019.
WHAT IS IPAY:
IPAY is a non-profit membership organization that works to bring together the international community of individuals and organizations dedicated to producing, presenting and promoting professional performing arts for young audiences.
WHAT IS IPAY SHOWCASE:
IPAY Showcase is a prestigious performing arts conference and showcase held annually for the performing arts for young audiences field. We serve an audience of around 500 delegates including presenters, agents, producers, funders, educators, and artists from around the world, promoting global dialogues within the youth arts sector at large. Showcase features a rigorously selected roster of full length and excerpted performances for young audiences, from around the world.