Employment Opportunities

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Administrative Staff Openings

Vice President and Chief Development Officer

The Jacksonville Symphony, an innovative cultural leader in the southeast United States’ most vibrant and growing city, seeks a Vice President and Chief Development Officer to oversee the institution’s fundraising initiatives, instill a culture of philanthropy for symphonic music and lead an ambitious capital/endowment campaign that will secure the future of the Symphony for generations to come. This position serves as an integral member of the senior management team, contributing to the creation and implementation of strategies required for institutional success.
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Assistant Director of Individual Giving

The Assistant Director of Individual Giving is responsible for the management of the Symphony’s membership programs, as well as managing the operations and events that support the department’s work. S/he will focus on growing the annual fund with an integrated solicitation, stewardship and cultivation strategy for prospective membership and membership-level donors at all levels. This self-motivated individual will ensure that the critical processes and programs that support the development team are consistent, effective and patron-centric. A passion for and experience in the performing arts is essential.
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Associate Conductor, Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras

Conductor of two of the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras (JSYO) in Jacksonville ensuring high quality musical experiences for young musicians. Participates in community outreach activities. Planning responsibilities include participation in JSYO programming, project development, and community outreach planning. This position requires a self-motivated individual with a passion for symphonic music and for sharing that passion with young musicians.
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For more information about employment, contact:

Sally Pettegrew
Jacksonville Symphony Association
300 Water Street, Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
spettegrew@jaxsymphony.org

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Auditions

Principal Bassoon

Permanent, tenure-track vacancy

Auditions: February 12 - 13, 2017
2016-2017 Weekly Principal Salary (35 week Season) - $1,359.04, plus health, instrument and disability insurance.
Employment to begin in September 2017.

The submission deadline for this audition has passed.

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Assistant Principal Cello

Permanent, tenure-track vacancy

Auditions: February 26 - 27, 2017
2016-2017 Weekly Assistant Principal Salary (35 week Season) - $1,250.40, plus health, instrument and disability insurance.
Employment to begin in September 2017.

The submission deadline for this audition has passed.

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For more information about auditions, contact:

Luke Witchger
Jacksonville Symphony Association
300 Water Street, Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
lwitchger@jaxsymphony.org


AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The audition committee reserves the right to dismiss immediately any candidates not meeting the highest artistic standards. The winning candidate will be required to present proof of his/her legal eligibility to work in the United States. If the position is won by a member of the Jacksonville Symphony, runner(s)-up may be offered the resulting opening.

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Internships

Public Relations Intern

15-20 hours per week. Help maintain the flow of communications activity for the Jacksonville Symphony – assisting the organization both internally and externally. Opportunity for exposure to a wide array of activities with one of the leading cultural organizations in the Southeast. Requires good writing skills, organizational ability, creativity. Unpaid. Parking reimbursement provided.

Other Internship Opportunities

Additional internship opportunities are available in other Jacksonville Symphony departments, including Development, Operations and the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra.


For more information about internships, contact:

Sally Pettegrew
Jacksonville Symphony Association
300 Water Street, Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Fax 904-354-9238
spettegrew@jaxsymphony.org