Bard on the Beach is Western Canada’s largest professional Shakespeare Festival. Its annual budget is $7 million and it employs a year-round team of Professional artists and administrators. The Festival offers Shakespeare plays, related dramas and special events from June to September, in two modern theatre tents in a magnificent setting on the waterfront in Vanier Park. The Festival also offers year-round educational programming at the BMO Theatre Centre in Olympic Village, and throughout the Lower Mainland.
Bard on the Beach is seeking an energetic individual who enjoys interacting with patrons and developing relationships, to coordinate Festival special events and group sales. Reporting to the Marketing and Operations Management teams, this position will activate the pre-season and in-season Group ticket marketing and sales program. S/he will directly supervise Events Assistants and volunteers and will oversee the on-site operations of special events and marquee events during the June-September festival. The successful candidate will work closely with multiple Bard on the Beach departments and
volunteers and will be self-motivated, highly organized and detail oriented.
Seasonal part-time position at 25 hours per week from March to May on a consistent schedule. Hours will increase to full time from June through to the end of September. The schedule may vary weekly depending on events during the Festival period (June-September) and will include evening and weekend work.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Bard on the Beach is committed to promoting an accessible, safe, inclusive and diverse environment. We respect, value and celebrate the diverse experiences of each person and actively encourage everyone to consider joining our team.
Please upload your resume and a cover letter together in one PDF, summarizing your qualifications and experience, to bardonthebeach.org/current-opportunities/apply-now/.