10 Jan 2017

Full-Time Job Director of Development / Marketing

Gretna Theatre (Job Poster) – Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States

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Job Description

Gretna Theatre is searching for a new Development/Marketing Director to start immediately.

One of south-central Pennsylvania’s only professional theatres, and one of the oldest summer theatres in the United States, Gretna Theatre is located in the arts/resort community of Mt. Gretna, PA. Summer seasons of theatre have been produced at this same location since 1927. Featuring a mix of Broadway musicals and comedies as well as theatre for children, Gretna Theatre currently operates at the Mt. Gretna Playhouse during the months of June and July each summer, and presents special events and educational outreach programming at other venues during the balance of the year. The Development/Marketing Director will also oversee all marketing efforts for the Theatre.
This position is full-time with salary commensurate with experience.

To apply please send cover letter and resume to: jobs@gretnatheatre.org

• Create a yearly Development plan
• Lead all sponsorship efforts
• Research grant opportunities
• With Managing Director write grants
• Lead all year-end and summer appeals
• Lead other fundraising campaigns
• Take a leadership role in all our benefit efforts (Gala/STAR)
• Create and oversee a Development budget
• Work with the Managing Director and Artistic Director on fundraising efforts

• Develop a yearly Marketing plan
• Lead all ticket sales campaigns for the summer season as well as Theatre for Young Audiences and Outreach
• Oversee the production of the Summer and Gala playbills
• Lead the advertising campaigns for the summer season and individual shows
• Create and oversee a Marketing/Advertising budget

• Excellent oral and written skills
• BA degree and experience in Development/Marketing
• Proven success in development/marketing
• High energy, outgoing, team player
• Mastery of computer skills



• Job Title: Director of Development / Marketing
• Job Type: Full-Time Job
• Employer: Gretna Theatre
• website: www.gretnatheatre.org
• Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States

Job Categories: Theatre. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: development, director, grant, marketing, and theatre. Location: Pennsylvania.