Pacific Opera Victoria (POV) is seeking a full-time box office manager for a one-year maternity leave.
The candidate will enjoy being a primary contact person with POV's patrons and donors, stewarding the customer experience and developing productive relationships that increase customer retention, acquisition and upgrades.
The successful candidate should demonstrate impeccable skills in working with the public, including a positive attitude, flexibility, and the ability to listen to concerns and resolve problems creatively. The candidate will work with the marketing team, providing timely reports and customer feedback, and participating in strategy development and implementation. The ideal candidate will be skilled in subscription campaigns, single ticket campaigns, group sales programs, and education programs.
This is a salaried position with benefits – salary commensurate with experience. Hours are primarily Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, but the candidate must be available to work evenings and weekends on performance dates.
Please send cover letter and resume by Tuesday, March 31, 2015:
By mail to
Pacific Opera Victoria
925 Balmoral Road, Victoria, BC, V8T 1A7
or by email to .
Detailed Job Description (PDF)
Sunday April 12, and Thursday April 16, 2015
7 pm to 9 pm
Wingate Studio, 925 Balmoral Road
Pacific Opera Victoria's 2015/16 Season will showcase the Chorus in productions of Verdi's masterwork Otello and Rossini's The Barber of Seville
Interested singers are encouraged to send a recent photograph and biography or CV to . Candidates should prepare two contrasting selections to demonstrate secure musicianship and an aptitude for musical performance. An accompanist will be present, or you may provide your own.
Pacific Opera Victoria welcomes inquiries from artists interested in auditioning for Solo Roles, Artist Training Programs, or for a place in the POV Chorus.
Applicants are invited to submit a headshot and CV to
Received materials will be filed and applicants will be notified by e-mail if they are granted an audition.
Pacific Opera Victoria was incorporated in 1980, and has earned a reputation for fostering the careers of Canadian artists, presenting a unique blend of repertoire, building original sets for all productions, and developing working partnerships with other arts organizations.
Pacific Opera Victoria is a member of Opera.ca and operates under the aegis of Canadian Actors' Equity Association.