Producing Assistant - "Bringing people together [and] brokering solutions" job at Dance/NYC | New York | Art Jobs

Producing Assistant - "Bringing people together [and] brokering solutions"



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$42, 500
Application Deadline: 
June 26. 2020

Want to unite your production experience with your passion for arts and advocacy? Come work at the growing nonprofit that provides leading services to the dance workforce in the metropolitan NYC area. Dance/NYC offers a collaborative environment driven by core values of justice, equity and inclusion, and also provides room for innovation and growth. 

The Organization
With 8 years of service, Dance/NYC has emerged as a cultural force and spokesperson on behalf of the dance field to the media, government and private funders, and the wider creative sector. It embeds values of justice, equity, and inclusion into all aspects of the organization and has historically supported dance in New York City and advanced the field by improving conditions for dance workers and dance related organizations through: 

  • Advocacy
  • Leadership Training, Networking and Convening
  • Grantmaking 
  • Action-Oriented Research
  • Technology and Visibility 

Learn more about Dance/NYC’s mission and organizational values.

The Position
Dance/NYC is looking for a full-time Producing Assistant to support the programs department with the logistics and execution of all Dance/NYC events, maintain internal administrative structures, and coordinate with the communications department to produce marketing components. Dance/NYC intends to fill the position as soon as possible, or by July 1, 2020.

Review the complete job description and list of qualifications.

The compensation package includes a salary of $42,500 based on experience and competitive benefits.

  • 100% employer paid benefits
  • Paid vacation and paid compensatory time for after office hour events
  • Professional development stipend 

The Location
The Dance/NYC office is completely remote until further notice due to the Coronavirus (or “COVID-19”) Pandemic. 

Dance/NYC’s offices are located on the Garden Floor (ground floor) of the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, 218 East 18th Street, New York, NY 10003 in Gramercy. Access to the Garden Floor entrance includes a two-step descent. A lift to the entrance will be available in the coming months. An accessible bathroom is available onsite, and elevators are not available in the building.

Gramercy is a quiet family neighborhood with brownstones on tree-lined streets. It has a variety of historic restaurants, shops, and neighborhood parks. This neighborhood is also minutes away from Union Square Park.

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