Front of House Manager

Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
Contract fee
Posted
Aug 30, 2019
Closes
Sep 29, 2019
Position Type
Temporary / Seasonal
Degree Level
Bachelors
Experience Level
Management

Position: Front of House

Type: Seasonal (September to November)

Reports to: Event Producer

Pay: Contract fee

Posting: Immediately and closed after September 16, 2019

The Suzi Bass Awards is seeking an experienced Front-of-House Manager to manage the box office inquiries, audience pre-show and evening of experience for its annual Awards event, which is November 4, 2019. 

The aim of the front-of-house team is to make the theatre a welcoming place for all Guests, Nominees and Volunteers (serving as the ultimate theatre party host!). The front-of-house manager, is often responsible for:

PRE-EVENT

  • Answering questions of event ticket buyers, guests and nominees ahead of the event
  • Making sure ticket purchases and comp requests are properly transacted
  • Setting up front of house staffing with volunteers

DAY OF and EVENING OF THE EVENT

  • In coordination with Development Team, setting up catered pre-show reception for Sponsors and VIPS
  • Serving as a liaison between the Event Producer (who will be primarily backstage) and the bar staff
  • Serving as a liaison between the Event Producer (who will be primarily backstage) and any guest or nominees who are physically out front
  • Managing the box office volunteer staff to efficiently check-in ticket buyers, overseeing any issues or complications
  • Overseeing the safety and security of the public at performance time
  • Overseeing the proper and accurate cash-out and closing of the box office
  • Delivering an accurate and prompt report of all end-of-night tallys

Apply with cover letter and resume with three references to admin@suziawards.org

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