Box Office Manager
59E59 Theaters is seeking a full-time, experienced Box Office Manager to oversee day-to-day ticketing operations and provide leadership for a small, busy, and good-natured part-time ticket sales staff. Duties include, but are not limited to: ticket sales; communication and enforcement of ticketing policies; daily analysis of ticket sales and trends; communication with third-party sales agents, hiring and training part-time employees; opening and closing the box office, and reconciling box office receipts and cash bank.
Previous Box Office experience of a leadership role in a performing arts environment is required, ideally in the New York area. The preferred applicant is scrupulously punctual, rigorously attentive to detail, devoted to outstanding customer service, adept at creative problem-solving, a quick and accurate learner, professional in appearance and clear in both spoken and written communication. Comfort with computers and office technology – including minor troubleshooting – is essential. Familiarity with web-based ticketing systems is preferred, knowledge of AudienceView is a plus.
This position requires commitment to a full-time, flexible schedule which will include day, weekend and evening hours. Annual salary is commensurate with experience, and includes sick leave and vacation benefits with the opportunity to participate in the company’s medical and dental benefits plan.
Qualified candidates should email a cover letter (in body of email) and resume (as Word or PDF attachment) to firstname.lastname@example.org, with your full name and Box Office Manager in the subject line. Only those considered to be good candidates for the position will be contacted. No phone calls please.