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Box Office Manager

The Media Theatre

Post Date: Jun 20, 2024

The Media Theatre, a non-profit 501c3, is seeking candidates for a part time position of Box Office Manager.


The Box Office Manager is a part-time position (approximately 15-30 hours per week) and is responsible for providing excellent customer service and fostering a professional atmosphere within the Box Office. The position will be required to manage the box office during show times on a rotational basis, and work the majority of the posted routine Box Office hours (W-F from 11a-4p).


  • Serve as Box Officer during routine hours, which runs W-F from 11a-4pm, answering phone calls, responding to and monitoring the general submission email inbox. 
  • Serve as Box Officer during performance events when available, which generally occur on evenings and weekends.
  • Accurately process ticketing transactions on the telephone, or via written communications using the PatronManager (LEAP) software.
  • Model excellent customer service to work-study employees and demonstrate poise in patron interactions.
  • Assist with hiring, training and scheduling of additional box office staff.
  • Disseminate event information to the box office staff on a regular basis regarding specific show and rental events.
  • Provide support to the Box Officers on policies and procedures.
  • Supervise Box Office in terms of scheduling, office needs, and patron outreach.
  • Assist with the subscription renewal process
  • Act as the primary point of contact for Group Sales and ensure effective communication 
  • Maintain the reconciliation and tracking policy of petty cash, credit card transactions and cash deposits.
  • Complete other duties as assigned by Artistic Director.


  • Knowledge of sales and performing arts administration.
  • Box Office sales customer service experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of PatronManager(LEAP) a plus, though extensive training will be included.
  • At least one year of supervisory or leadership experience is preferred.
  • Collaborative team player
  • Excellent communication and motivational skills.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Superior organizational skills.
  • Friendly, enthusiastic, and courteous demeanor.
  • Knowledge of office software, especially Google Docs, Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Calendar, and Zoom.


The deadline for submissions is Friday, July 19 EOD. Ideal candidates are available to begin August. The anticipated compensation is hourly, at $20 per hour.

The Media Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, height, weight, or marital status. The Media Theatre encourages candidates of all backgrounds to submit. 

How To Apply

TO SUBMIT: Please send resume to Artistic Director, Christian Ryan at [email protected]. Please include the job title in the subject line.


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