6 Jan 2017

Full-Time Job Associate General Manager

“The Speakeasy” (Job Poster) – San Francisco, California, United States

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Job Description

THE SPEAKEASY is San Francisco’s acclaimed immersive theatre hit! Having received the San Francisco Chronicle’s highest rating, and having passed the 50-performance milestone, we are building a management team that will transform this word-of-mouth phenomenon into a long-running San Francisco institution. We are looking for a talented generalist with deep finance and project management experience to take on the role of Associate General Manager, the one senior position that remains open.

The Associate General Manager assists the General Manager with financial management, investor relations, contracting, and marketing. A strong background in both negotiations and accounting is required, as well as impeccable attention to detail. Your role in the finance function will be to provide analysis, regular periodic reporting, and ensure the accuracy of financial information. In the marketing function, you will serve as a project manager, guiding the ongoing evolution of our website, patron database, and social media presence. This is a rare opportunity to gain experience on a large-scale commercial theatre project thriving outside New York City. Compensation: $50,000 annual salary for a full-time commitment, with health benefits and paid time off. Minimum 1-year commitment please.

To apply, please send your resume with a brief note highlighting your relevant experience, to david@thespeakeasysf.com. If there are any limitations on your availability, please indicate in your email.

MORE ABOUT THE PLAY

THE SPEAKEASY is an immersive theatre experience that transports audience members back in time. The physical environment is a recreation of a 1923 San Francisco speakeasy, featuring a bar, a Vaudeville cabaret, a back-room casino, the chorus girls’ dressing room (where a one-way mirror allows audience members to view private moments), and other related spaces. Audience members are free to wander throughout the venue, where they can buy real drinks, watch Vaudevillian entertainers (magicians, ventriloquists, singers, dancers, comedians), and participate in fake gambling (blackjack, roulette, and craps). At the same time, a cast of 35 actors inhabits the space, portraying both the speakeasy’s guests (World War One buddies; swindling moonshiners; suffragettes; flappers; et al) and its staff (bartenders, bouncers, chorus girls, and others), and perform “slice-of-life” story lines. Audience members can follow characters from room to room, or stay in place as scenes unfold before them.

For the current production of THE SPEAKEASY, we have secured a 10-year lease on a deserted single-screen movie theatre a basement located at Broadway and Columbus in San Francisco’s historic North Beach neighborhood. A $2.5 million construction project has converted the venue into a 9,000 square foot immersive theatre environment. The play has been completely rewritten and features new designs and a new cast. The ambition of the project is bold and open-ended: to delight audiences for years and become an iconic San Francisco cultural institution.

A plethora of ecstatic reviews can be found online at http://thespeakeasysf.com/reviews

 

 


• Job Title: Associate General Manager
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: “The Speakeasy”
• website: thespeakeasysf.com
• Location: San Francisco, California, United States

Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: marketing. Location: California.