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Marketing Assistant

59E59 Theaters is seeking a Marketing Assistant. 59E59 Theaters is a not-for-profit theatrical complex which owns and occupies the building at 59 East 59th Street in New York City. The building contains three performing spaces of 196 seats, 98 seats and a flexible black box space of 49-65 seats. The Theater opened in 2004 and is endowed by its parent The Elysabeth Kleinhans Theatrical Foundation. In accordance with its mission, the Theater curates the presentation of American and international theatrical works new to New York City produced by not-for-profit companies. The Theater presents about 36 plays per year, divided into 4 quarterly seasons. As an important part of its service, 59E59 Theaters provides all marketing and communications services to the theater companies that perform there.

The Marketing Assistant will report to the Director of Marketing. The position will focus on trafficking and workflow of marketing materials and day-to-day tasks and needs of the department towards continuing to advance the theater’s mission and reputation for excellence.

Duties will include:

Manage the trafficking of marketing materials from inception to completion.
Apply content to marketing and communications materials being developed.
Place print orders, ad placements, web site updates, process mass emails and implement marketing and communications plans.
Work with graphic designer, providing content.
Assist in creating reports on sales, web and social media analytics.
Assist press representative in press related duties.
Manage marketing and press archives.

The Marketing Assistant should have a college degree and knowledge of marketing and of regional or Off Broadway theaters, particularly in the not-for-profit environment. Knowledge of HTML and Audience View a plus. This is a full time position with benefits. The position is available immediately.

Please email cover letter, resume, writing sample, salary expectation and references to

59E59 Theaters is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information about 59E59 Theaters, please visit our website at