Assistant Producer, Tantrum Theater
Ohio University Theater DivisionAthens, OH
Full Time Job
The Ohio University College of Fine Arts is accepting applications for a full-time assistant producer for Tantrum Theater.
The Assistant Producer assists and supports the Producing Director on the planning, scheduling, and delivery of Tantrum Theater productions and programming. The assistant producer provides critical administrative support and initiative in the following areas: supporting all aspects of guest artist and student apprentice relationships; artistic and operational planning and administration; facilitating budget, payroll, and financial management; supporting the strategic planning initiatives of the Tantrum leadership; developing and coordinating special events and other one-time projects; and facilitating staff, guest artist, and student apprentice collaboration and communication under the supervision of the Production Manager.
Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate must have a minimum of a bachelors degree in art or liberal arts plus one year of relevant work experience. Alternatively, candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience will receive full consideration.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in art administration.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience and is accompanied by our generous university benefits including paid time off, tuition waivers for self and dependents, parental leave, adoption reimbursement, and more. Additionally, the successful candidate will enjoy a comprehensive insurance package (including but not limited to prescription, vision, dental, and life insurance) and an excellent retirement plan including employer contributions. OHIO is also proud to offer wellness programs, on-site wellness facilities, and a generous employee assistance program. Additional information is available at our website.
Tantrum Theater was founded in 2015 by Ohio University's College of Fine Arts to serve as a professional theater in residence within the Theater Division. The theater serves as a training ground providing apprenticeships for undergraduate and graduate students who work alongside nationally recognized actors, directors, designers and production personnel. Tantrum produces two shows per academic year, hosts guest artists throughout the fall and spring semesters, and will present the first summer festival of presented work in 2019.