The Margaret Jenkins Dance Company seeks a Company Assistant to support the Artistic Director and performers during their fall performances September 13-15, 2019. This is an Independent Contractor position from September 1-15, requiring full availability including evenings and weekends.
The Company Assistant will support various activities including: preparation of the performance space as needed, costume maintenance; coordinating performer transportation, snacks and meals; assist with music equipment loading and unloading; and other activities as needed. Ideal candidates have experience organizing activities associated with dance or theater productions, and are able to coordinate a number of activities requiring attention to detail, while communicating clearly and anticipating areas of concern. Applicants must have a valid CA drivers license, be comfortable lifting up to 40 pounds, and available flexible hours (approximately 55 total) over the two weeks (Sep 1-15). Flat Fee: $1,000.