Position Available: House Manager
Organization: Cedar Cultural Center
Position Status: Part time, 8+ hours/week
Reports to: Director of Events and Assistant Director of Events
Organizational Mission: To promote intercultural appreciation and understanding through the presentation of global music and dance. The Cedar is committed to artistic excellence and integrity, diversity of programming, support for emerging artists and community outreach.
Start Date: Rolling
Hourly Wage: $14/hr
The Cedar, a 501(c)3 nonprofit arts organization located in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis, seeks a qualified House Manager. Along with one other House Manager and an Event Director, this role oversees front-of-house activities during concerts and events. Tasks include, but are not limited to; training and supervising volunteers, managing concessions sales, reconciling accounts, and customer service. This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with service industry experience, an interest in music, and interculturalism, along with a passion in supporting an ambitious, growing organization doing groundbreaking work in arts and culture.
Train and supervise a team of volunteers in a variety of tasks
Oversee set up and clean up for events
Provide hospitality to performing artists and patrons
Maintain a safe environment
Ensure security of the building
Managing crowd control
Oversee and manage all points of purchase
Complete end-of-event accounting, balancing sales reports
Oversee ticket, concession and merch sales
Operate cash register
QUALIFICATIONS and SKILLS
The candidate will have excellent interpersonal communication skills with the willingness and ability to work under pressure. We seek an individual with a strong work ethic who has the ability to take direction, give direction, and work independently. The Cedar is committed to cultural and racial equity, both in its programming and in its internal operations. The candidate will demonstrate patience and cultural competence in order to successfully work with groups and individuals from a diversity of backgrounds.
Specific requirements include:
18 years of age or older
Experience cashiering, balancing cash drawers, and reconciling accounts
Customer service experience
Ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks
Experience in supervision and management
Interest in music and the arts
Commitment to and interest in intercultural understanding and equity
Send a résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org with “House Manager Application from <your first and last name>” in the subject line along with a short explanation of why you are interested in working at The Cedar.
Position is open until filled. Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted.
Thank you for your interest in working at The Cedar!