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Associate Producer Opening

DANCE THEATRE ETCETERA SEEKS ASSOCIATE PRODUCER FOR THE 25th ANNUAL RED HOOK FEST

DTE is seeking an Associate Producer for the special celebration of the 25th Annual Red Hook Fest, a two-day arts festival (June 1st and 2nd) featuring top talent in music and dance on the beautiful Brooklyn waterfront.

Responsibilities:

  • Handle all aspects of festival production
  • Manage Festival budget and
  • Meet bi-monthly with Executive Producer
  • Work with Technical Director to assure smooth running of event
  • Handle all permitting with NYC Parks Department, community relations, police permits and FDNY
  • Lead monthly production meetings March-June
  • Handle all equipment rentals in collaboration with Technical Director
  • Collaborate with DTE Marketing Director and local outreach staff on event marketing
  • Supervise staff handling youth groups and community partners
  • Securing and working with a variety of vendors
  • Creating and maintaining Productions Schedules and Show Flows

Qualifications:

  • Self-starter with ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong work ethic and ability to commit to the event’s mission and values.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator
  • Strong computer skills especially in Excel
  • Previous experience in event production
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse constituents

Interested applicants should email their resumes with contact information for 3 references to Executive Director Martha Bowers at Martha@dtetc.org no later than February 28, 2018, with RHF Associate Producer_Your Name in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

Start Date March 1, 2018- June 30, 2018. Part-time: Approximately 2-6 hrs per week, full-time week of the festival.

Salary commensurate with experience. $3,000-$3,500

DTE (Dance Theatre Etcetera) is a leading cultural programmer based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Through site-specific performances, festivals, and performing arts and media education programs, Dance Theatre Etcetera stimulates the social imagination through acts of informed expression, creating a more just and joyful world. Learn more at www.dtetc.org