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JOB TITLE: Director of Artistic Planning
REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer
The Director of Artistic Planning is a member of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra senior management team, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer. This position is responsible for managing all aspects of artistic planning and programming, working closely with the Music Director and CEO. The Director of Artistic Planning is a key collaborator in the ongoing development of the ISO’s artistic profile, and is responsible for initiating, developing and maintaining the ISO’s relationships with major conductors, instrumental soloists, singers and composers.
Responsibilities include booking guest artists, booking fee concerts, budgeting and expense management. The Director of Artistic Planning has a critical role in assuring artistic quality and excellent orchestra relations.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The ideal candidate will have previous experience working for an orchestra in an artistic leadership role with extensive knowledge of orchestral, opera and chamber repertoires. An advanced degree in music performance or music history desirable. Familiarity with and success at managing relationships with conductors, instrumental and vocal artists, composers and their publishers is essential, along with experience in negotiating performance fees and contracts.
Must be creative with outstanding communication, financial/budgeting and organizational skills. Seeking a confident individual who exudes a passion for orchestral music. A basic understanding of Word, Excel, and Powerpoint is preferred.
INTERNAL: Works closely with Music Director, CEO, Staff Conductors, VP and General Manager, Orchestra Personnel Manager and musicians. Primary source of information concerning programming for entire organization.
EXTERNAL: Artist agents and guest artists.
CONTENT OF CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION: Artist fees, salaries, and future season plans.
SPAN OF SUPERVISION: Direct report: Manager of Artistic Planning
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