Employment Opportunities

JOIN THE SAN DIEGO SYMPHONY ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM!

The San Diego Symphony Orchestra Association, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit arts corporation, is currently accepting employment applications for the following open positions:

SUMMER POSITIONS:

Ticket Office Help – Join the San Diego Symphony for an exciting summer experience. We are looking for detail oriented individuals with strong customer service, telephone and computer skills to begin immediately. Ticket sales experience and knowledge of Tessitura ticketing software a plus. Must be able to work day, evening and weekend shifts. Apply to San Diego Symphony via email at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

Facilities Help – Join the San Diego Symphony at Embarcadero Marina Park South for an exciting summer experience at this bayside venue. Part time positions available for staff to assist with building/operating/maintaining the Symphony’s summer venue. Must be available to work day, evening and weekend shifts. Prior construction/venue/parking/customer service and California driver’s license helpful. Apply to the San Diego Symphony via email at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

 

REGULAR/FULL TIME POSITIONS:

Institutional Advancement (Development)

Advancement Associate – This position will manage a database of current and prospective donors and will work with the major gifts team to conduct research on prospects, track receivables and prepare invoices, and assist with cultivation and stewardship events. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

 

Artistic

Vice President, Artistic Planning – This position will design and oversee vision and artistic planning of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra (SDSO); Work with the Music Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to create seasons that are vibrant and balanced for audiences and orchestra. Incorporate innovative concepts and ideas into the concert experience at Jacobs Music Center and also regional venues that connect San Diego Symphony musicians with the greater community including Baja California. Identify and build relationships with key artistic partners including guest soloists and artists across many genres. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

 

Facilities

Facilities Staff – Join the Facilities department at the Jacobs Music Center for an exciting position maintaining/operating our historic performance venue. Full time, Building Maintenance/Operations Technician needed to assist with maintaining and operating a performance venue. Must be available to work day, evenings, weekends and holiday shifts. Prior construction/venue/customer service/building maintenance and systems operations/maintenance skills needed. Seeking candidates with a good attitude, ability to successfully meet, interface and communicate with a variety of personalities and work as a member of a team. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

 

Finance

Accounting Manager – The Accounting Manager will perform accounting functions including overseeing our small accounting department. The Accounting Manager will be responsible for monitoring general accounting practices, budgeting, developing internal accounting controls and strengthening our financial team. The successful candidate for this position will play an instrumental role in the financial future of the company.

Accounts Payable Clerk – The Accounts Payable Clerk is responsible for performing accounting and clerical tasks related to the efficient maintenance and processing of accounts payable transactions. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.

Payroll Administrator – The Payroll Administrator processes semi-monthly payroll for the entire organization, including two unions, ensuring that hourly and salary employees are paid accurately and for the appropriate dates using ADP WorkforceNow. He/She is responsible for all aspects of payroll, including reporting (internally and externally), garnishments and other special payroll deductions. This position also provides administrative support to the Director Human Resources. For a full job description, please contact Human Resources at hr@sandiegosymphony.org.


Note: Please see Auditions Page for any currently announced/scheduled San Diego Symphony Orchestra auditions!