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Assistant General Manager
Princeton, NJ
McCarter Theatre Center
Full Time
Posted December 12, 2019
- McCarter Theatre Center is searching for an enthusiastic arts administrator to join our team. Located in central New Jersey, on the campus of Princeton University, McCarter is both a world-class producing theater and a major presenter of the performing arts. We are committed to sharing stimulating, diverse, and provocative stories; working at the intersection of art and scholarship; and making the arts accessible to a broad range of audiences. McCarter is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to supporting a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Reporting directly to the General Manager, the Assistant General Manager plays an integral role in McCarter’s daily operations.

Duties and Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities include: supervision of company management; theater series contract administration; coordinating building maintenance and custodial schedules with Princeton University; oversight of the company calendar; and administrative support for the GM.


Candidates should be highly collaborative; possess excellent interpersonal skills; employ deductive reasoning and creative thinking as tools for problem solving; demonstrate careful attention to detail; exercise discretion with confidential information; and have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects. Relevant previous experience in non-profit theater and a solid understanding of union agreements (AEA, SDC, USA) are necessary. Proficiency in MS Office is required; familiarity with Tessitura and/or ArtsVision is a plus.

How To Apply

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