University of Maryland, Baltimore County — Production Stage Manager (Assistant Manager)

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Department of Theatre seeks a full-time Production Stage Manager (Assistant Manager). The incumbent will provide substantial support to the Production Manager in the administration of the production process for the Department of Theatre’s four-show academic season. Specific duties include: supervise, mentor and support student stage managers and backstage crew for department productions; attend, oversee and provide onsite supervision of technical rehearsals, dress rehearsals and performances; maintain department and production calendars; attend production and design meetings, record and distribute notes; may also teach courses in area of specialization; maintain rehearsal spaces; write guest artist contracts; and perform other duties as assigned.

Requires: B.A./B.F.A. in Theatre or related field with two years professional Stage or Production Manager experience or its equivalent, or an M.F.A. in Theatre or related field. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat and Google products. Must have excellent organizational, problem solving and communication skills. Must be able to work with students of differing skill levels from a wide range of disciplines, cultures and academic backgrounds.  Knowledge of theatrical production, design and build processes required. Must have a valid driver’s license. The ability to maintain a flexible work schedule including nights and weekends is required.

UMBC Department of Theatre is especially proud of the diversity of its student body and seeks to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position.  We have a strong commitment to increasing faculty and staff diversity.  We encourage applications from women, minority group members, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. 

Minimum starting salary is $50,000, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  This is a full-time position and includes university benefits package. Note: A background check will be required.

To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.   Link to position on UMBC Jobs.

UMBC is an EOE/AA.

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