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Production Assistant

Organization: National Council for the Traditional Arts
Date Posted: 2/21/2018
Date Needed: 3/15/2018
City: Silver Spring
Location: Virginia
Country: United States
Primary Category: Internship
Type of Position: Full-Time
Education Requirement: Bachelor's
Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Description & Details

The National Council for the Traditional Arts (NCTA), a leading, non-profit traditional arts organization and producer of major, music-oriented festivals, and other public programs, seeks a focused and energetic production assistant to provide office and on-site support for three, large-scale festivals featuring multicultural music and dance performances on 6–7 stages, crafts demonstrations, family activities, and foodways, as well as several smaller events.

This is the perfect position for someone with an interest in arts, culture, and event production who enjoys operating in a fast-paced, collegial small-office environment. The position provides programming and production staff support. Responsibilities include: document creation, travel purchase, data entry, logistics support, and customer service.

Qualified applicants will be detail-oriented, organized, and adaptable, with excellent people skills. Prior experience in concert production, theatre production, or festival organization is preferred. Experience with database entry, MS Office, and Adobe Acrobat is required. Some evenings, weekends, and travel required.

Position runs: June 1–Oct. 20.

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Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references to: by March 15, 2018.

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