Job Opportunity- Part-time Staff Position - Box Office Associate
Seattle Shakespeare Company
About the project and the company
Seattle Shakespeare Company is the Puget Sound region’s year-round, professional, classical theatre. The company’s growing success stems from a deep belief in the power and vibrancy of the time-tested words and ideas of Shakespeare and other classical playwrights along with a commitment to artistic excellence on stage. The results have been provocative performances that both challenge and delight audiences while fostering an appreciation for great stage works.
Our combined programs — which include indoor performances, free outdoor productions, regional tours, educator and youth programs — reach across barriers of income, geography, and education to bring classical theatre to Washington State.
The Box Office Associates are generally the first direct contact with Seattle Shakespeare Company that patrons will experience. As such, they are a vital representative of Seattle Shakespeare to our community and vital to our patron relationships. The Box Office Associate is responsible for phone, window and online sales. The Box Office Associate plays a key role as part of marketing and customer relations for the theatre. They must be a self-starter, a good communicator, multi-tasker and a team player. Working Hours: Hours will vary depending on performance dates
Essential Functions: Present a positive and welcoming first impression to patrons Have accurate keyboarding skills Knowledge of computer software programs including point of sale systems, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook a plus Assist patrons, staff, cast and crew with ticket purchases, exchanges, will call, comps and troubleshooting any problems via phone, in person or online Be knowledgeable about our shows, performances and performance spaces Be organized and detail oriented Update posted information and keep display cases and front counters clean and organized Understand and relate SSC policies to customers Follow proper cash handling procedures and complete a Daily Sales Report Demonstrate a commitment to racial equity Must be available weekends and evenings Ability to take direction and work supervised or unsupervised Participate in additional projects as needed
View job posting at https://www.seattleshakespeare.org/about-us/employment-internships/
Preferred method of submission
$17.50 per hour
To Apply: email cover letter, resume and 2 references