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25 Sep 2019

Full-Time Program Manager

MSU Community Music School – Detroit  Detroit, Michigan, United States

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Job Description


The Community Music School-Detroit (CMS-D) is seeking a Program Manager to be responsible for program planning and day-to-day operations of music education activities at the MSU Community Music School-Detroit. Must have experience and passion for music education, community outreach, and administrative work and customer/constituent relations. Work hours include some evenings and weekends.

Responsibilities include:


• Provides input on programming, outreach and operations
• Seeks out and manages volunteers
• Manages student recitals (by program area)
• If applicable: teaches classes or serves as a substitute for other faculty
• Coordinates guest speakers for enrichment activities
• Follows up on absent students
• Set up and tear down for events (seating, equipment needs including pianos and drum sets, amps, etc.)
• Tracks condition & movement of equipment
• Supports instrument loan library and supplies inventory; checks out loaner instruments
• Manages a portfolio of programs, classes, events, faculty and facility needs
• Manages curriculum implementation for programs assigned;
• Liaison with facilities staff


• Processes financial aid
• Creates reports from SSP (financial, student attendance, statistical)
• Manages accounts receivables (invoicing, payment plans, collections)
• Manages online tuition sales using Cashnet


• Registers students, processes necessary paperwork and payments, updates registration materials
• Helps maintains student and project files
• Helps monitor and orders supplies
• Helps maintains policies and handbooks
• Manages end-of-semester student and parent surveys (by program area)



• Helps ensure accuracy of website and compliance with MSU standards



• Maintaining program information on website, as assigned
• Creates email and social media communications for programs assigned
• Implements marketing plans, recruits students
• Develops community relationships and represents CMS-D (school visits, presentations, meetings, partnerships, marketing, etc.)


Minimum Requirements:

• One to three years’ experience in music education
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills
• Commitment to student and community musical success
• Superior organizational skills and attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task and contribute to leadership ideas in support of the overall vision and mission of the school
• Extensive musical knowledge and experience
• Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and desktop publishing software


To apply:

To apply: Go to and search for posting number: 601597

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities and individuals from other underrepresented groups that can diversify the impact of data analytics across the university mission.

Job Categories: Education. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: administration, manager, music, school, and teaching. States: Michigan.
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