ARTISTIC/OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT INTERNSHIP - Lyric Opera of Chicago

ARTISTIC/OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT INTERNSHIP

 

ARTISTIC/OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT INTERNSHIP

Supervisor: Administrative Coordinator, Operations
Time Commitment: Part-time or Full-time
Season: 2014/15 Fall

 

Description:              

The Artistic/Operations department is responsible for developing, managing, and coordinating the artistic activities of Lyric Opera of Chicago including season planning, contracting of principal artists, chorus, ballet, and orchestra.  Our interns gain practical work experience in day-to-day operations and business practices.  They will be responsible for several projects fitting his/her experience, professional interests, and needs of the Artistic/Operations Department.

 

Projects/duties include but are not limited to:

  • Data entry of individual and contractual information into the artistic database
  • Some contracting
  • Assist in up-dating Lyric's Photo Book
  • Maintaining Archival recordings project
  • Maintaining the solo auditions database
  • Day-to-day administrative and clerical functions

 

Required Knowledge and Skills:    

A successful candidate must be highly organized, professional, a take-charge individual with exceptional follow-through and attention to detail.  He or she must have the ability to take direction and multi-task.  Is an effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills.  Computer literacy is required with an emphasis in MS Word and Excel.  Music/theatre background and artistic experience/interest would be a plus.

 

 

How to Apply:

Interested applicants please send resume and cover letter to: jobs@lyricopera.org