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Development Assistant

The Development Assistant plays a vital role by providing administrative support to the Development Department and assisting the Arts Center in all its fundraising activities, events, and administration.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Entering and processing information in donor database system
  • Managing and updating records
  • Assisting with all Arts Center Patron events, Business Partner events and Community events
  • Providing general office support

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Associate Degree in related field of study (minimum) or a bachelor’s degree in business or related field (preferred)
  • 3-5 years successful fundraising experience beneficial
  • Possess excellent and current technology skills-strong knowledge of MS Suite, especially Excel and donor database systems (Blackbaud Raiser’s Edge preferred)
  • Strong skills required in communication/telephone, organization, client services, analytics, and a knowledge of finance beneficial
  • Ability to work independently, to be flexible and open to change, while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability for attention to thorough and detailed work outcomes
  • Background check and references will be required

What We Offer:

  • 401-K Retirement Plan, life insurance, vacation, sick and personal time
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance, supplemental insurances
  • An exciting professional theater environment that’s both collaborative and creative

Reports to: Senior Director of Development

Pay commensurate with experience. Position will remain open until filled.

Ready to Apply?

For consideration, please send a resume and letter of interest, with salary expectations to:

Janet Smith, Sr. Director of Development

c/o Arts Center of Coastal Carolina

14 Shelter Cove Lane

Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Technical Director

Responsibilities & Necessary Qualifications:

Position Summary

The Technical Director will effectively supervise the Master Carpenter, Staff Carpenter, and Scene Shop over-hires. The Technical Director is responsible for executing technical drawings, in addition to budgets, build schedules and managing five productions annually. They will also oversee construction, installation, and strike.

The successful candidate should be detailed oriented, an excellent communicator, with thoughtful budgetary and time management skills. Knowledge of standard construction methods, AutoCAD/VectorWorks, welding and rigging is essential. They should demonstrate the ability to model professionalism and lead by example.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate and updated scenery department budgets
  • Provide timely estimation of all scenic construction expenses/cost out
  • Communicate with designers as to the construction and visual requirements
  • Draft all construction drawings required
  • Determine safe engineering of scenery
  • Purchase materials
  • Provide a build schedule
  • Establish a safe working environment in shop, prep area, rehearsal & performance spaces
  • Coordinate timely execution of all scenic finishes with Paint Charge
  • Additional duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to work at heights
  • Carry 50 to 75 lbs
  • Intermediate tool knowledge
  • Valid driver’s license

Ideal Qualifications

  • Ability to teach
  • Competency with MS Office
  • Knowledge of scenic art

Qualities

  • Remains calm
  • Ability to be a self-starter and team player
  • Adapt plans to make deadlines

EEO Statement

The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse staff; we strongly encourage people from under-represented groups and diverse backgrounds to apply.

What We Offer:

  • $48 – 52K Annually DOE
  • Year round
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401K retirement plan after 6 months
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Benefits increase along with tenure
  • An exciting professional theater environment that’s both collaborative and creative

Reports to: Production Manager

Employment Classification: Full Time Salaried

The Arts Center is located on a barrier Island within 1 hour of Savannah Georgia.  We are a SPT-7 Actors Equity associated producing theatre. We work with award winning directors, designers and actors. We also present various Guest Artists during our season.

Ready to Apply?

Email resume, cover letter, and portfolio of recent work. No phone calls.

Join the award-winning
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina!