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The La Jolla Playhouse is a passion-led organization and offers several fun and rewarding employment, internship, and volunteer opportunities. For general inquiries about employment, internships, and/or volunteering, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

How to Apply: To apply for an open position please submit a resume and cover letter to the contact listed. The La Jolla Playhouse is an equal opportunity employer.


Production

Seasonal Positions

La Jolla Playhouse (LORT B) is currently accepting resumes for consideration for future openings. Special attention will be paid to applicants residing in the San Diego area. Must have a valid driver's license, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Positions are hourly plus overtime. Send resume and references to: Ben Seibert, Associate Production Manager, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Electronic submissions only; no mail, fax or phone calls please. EOE.



Development

New California Arts Fund (NCAF) Grant Coordinator

The Tony Award-winning La Jolla Playhouse has been awarded a six-month New California Arts Fund planning grant from the James Irvine Foundation. We are seeking a full-time NCAF Grant Coordinator to join our team for approximately six months during this planning period. The Coordinator will work closely with the NCAF Planning Team and will shepherd the planning process, culminating in the composition of a full NCAF grant proposal due July 31, 2015.

Requirements: Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills and be proficient in project management. Minimum 1-2 years of experience in writing and editing; grant writing experience preferred. Experience using Tessitura or a related database is a plus.

Please see the full job description here.

To apply, please send 1-2 writing samples, cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to: La Jolla Playhouse, Attn: Nezam Etemadi, P.O. Box 12039, La Jolla, CA 92039 or e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (please include NCAF Grant Coordinator in the subject line). EOE.



Marketing and Communications

Marketing Campaign Manager

The Tony Award-winning La Jolla Playhouse is looking for a Marketing Campaign Manager to join our team. This position is responsible for executing, collaborating and reporting on all marketing campaign activities including media buying, affinity programs and sales trend data. The incumbent will work directly with the Associate Director of Sales & Marketing to meet or exceed sales goals on single and subscription marketing campaigns. The ideal candidate will be responsible for strategic planning to drive sales for all season and add-on shows; and help coordinate direct mail, e-mail, social media and on-line solicitation.

Requirements: Must be experienced working in Tessitura, possess strong verbal and written communication skills, and be proficient in SQL. Minimum 2-3 years of experience in the entertainment marketing field or with an advertising agency and a proven track record of meeting or exceeding sales goals.

Please see the full job description here.

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to: La Jolla Playhouse, Attn: Nezam Etemadi, P.O. Box 12039, La Jolla, CA 92039 or e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (please include Marketing Campaign Manager in subject line). EOE.



Patron Services Department

Patron Services Representative

The Patron Services Representative represents the La Jolla Playhouse and UC San Diego Department of Theatre & Dance to patrons, both over the telephone and in person, selling single tickets and subscriptions while providing quality customer service. This is a part-time position.

Please see the full job description here.

To apply, please send your resume to: La Jolla Playhouse, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 12039, La Jolla, CA 92039 or e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (please include Patron Services Rep in subject line). EOE.



Front of House

Assistant House Manager

La Jolla Playhouse is seeking a part-time, seasonal Assistant House Manager starting the week of November 25, 2014. The ideal candidate will have hands on professional experience with front-of-house operations and be able to provide courteous customer service and ensure the safety and comfort of all patrons. The initial period of hire will last until December 21, 2014 with the possibility of continued employment for upcoming productions.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: assisting the House Manager in providing a high level of guest service; handling emergency situations; assisting in the supervision of volunteers and bartenders; and other duties as assigned. Successful candidates will possess customer service experience (preferably in the arts) and basic computer skills. Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays.

To apply, please send your cover letter, resume and salary history to: La Jolla Playhouse, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 12039, La Jolla, CA 92039 or e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (please include Assistant House Manager in subject line). EOE. All submissions are due by November 14, 2014.