About the position:
Do you love the theater, having fun at work, and gazing at the most beautiful scenery Oregon has to offer? Portland Opera provides all of that and more! While eating lunch from the break room, you can see third-story balcony views of Mt. Hood and the river. What if the weather is rainy? Enjoy your lunch inside and listen to the opera singers as they roam the halls spreading their love for the arts.
We are seeking a highly organized, detailed orientated individual to fill the Marketing Assistant position for the Broadway in Portland team. This individual will provide a high level of support for all Broadway in Portland marketing efforts. This in-office/remote role is responsible for tracking invoices against budgets, working with accounting on accounts payable, tracking art on deadline for subscription and single ticket campaigns, managing series social media marketing efforts and providing overall support to the Broadway in Portland team.
You will have the opportunity to introduce ideas, gain knowledge, and share expertise, while working in an exciting and fun environment at Portland Opera!
Through your attention to detail, collaboration, and marketing skills you will provide an integral role. The role reports directly to the General Manager of Broadway who provides an engaging work environment where your ideas and questions are always welcome and encouraged!
ARE YOU PASSIONATE AND INTRIGUED BY?
- Marketing, budget tracking, and data analytics
- Music and theater in a fun and enthusiastic workplace
- Learning new skills as part of an arts marketing team
- 1 – 2 years of marketing experience
- Excellent communication skills: ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
- Working knowledge of current marketing principles
- Computer proficiency is required, including knowledge of Excel, Word, and Outlook is required
- Experience with database principles, particularly data entry integrity, is highly desirable
Culture: With a passion for music and theater running all day in front of everyone’s minds, the Portland Opera provides an upbeat and enthusiastic culture. The relaxed environment provides employees the opportunity to always be at their best while having fun!
Portland Opera offers productions of the highest artistic quality, bringing the world of opera to the region. Over the past 55 years, the company has presented more than 200 operas, including world premieres. In addition to its annual season, the company is also renowned for its outreach and educational initiatives, including Portland Opera-To-Go, Opera a la Carte, and its Resident Artists Program, which supports the next generation of opera singers.
Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
At Portland Opera, we are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and we are an equal opportunity employer. Portland Opera Association will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to eliminating barriers to access and equity and see a diverse workforce as a key step toward this goal. We invite you to join us on our journey.