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Job Posting: Operations Manager for Gateway Theatre

Sunday, June 25, 2017 12:02 PM | GVPTA (Administrator)

Gateway Theatre enriches the quality of life in Richmond and surrounding communities by creating outstanding professional theatre and serving as a dynamic hub for the performing arts. Incorporated in 1982, Gateway has grown into one of the largest professional theatre companies in the Lower Mainland and is under the artistic leadership of Jovanni Sy. We serve the community through professional live theatre productions, theatre education for youth, and community venue rentals.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Executive Director the Operations Manager is a key member of the management team at Gateway Theatre. In addition to responsibilities managing facility operations, they will work with the Executive Director in advancing the theatre’s strategic priorities and on the administrative aspects of Gateway’s productions and presentations. The position is expected to evolve based on the skills and development of the successful candidate.

Experience & Qualifications

‐ At least 3‐5 years’ performing arts administration experience or equivalent
‐ An understanding of theatre operations, budgeting and producing is preferred
‐ Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
‐ Strong verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills
‐ Ability to prioritize, manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
‐ Proven ability to supervise, develop and evaluate staff and delegate work
‐ A collaborative, innovative and flexible approach to leadership


$45,000 to $49,000 plus a comprehensive benefits package and pension plan.

To Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the position to Camilla Tibbs:

Gateway Theatre is committed to employment equity and request that any required accommodations be noted in cover letters. We thank all applicants, but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Applications accepted until position filled. Click here for more information.

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