Community Engagement Events Manager

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra


Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office


  • Full Time
  • Cincinnati (Remote)
  • Fri, Dec 15, 2023
  • Work Location: Hybrid: remote & office
  • Symphonic
  • $42,000.00
  • $47,000.00

Website Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

The Community Engagement Events Manager will administer and support functions of the Community Engagement and Diversity Department, including planning and executing community events, coordinating event logistics in conjunction with the Artistic Planning and Orchestra Production Departments, regularly engaging with neighborhood and/or partner organizations, supporting communications and marketing outreach efforts, and assisting with the organization’s diversity, equity and inclusion efforts.

Community Engagement:
Collaborate with the Director of Community Engagement to plan and execute neighborhood-based initiatives through CSO In Your Neighborhood, Brady Block Party Series, MAC Music Innovator, and other community activities.
Collaborate on the execution of Community Engagement events with Orchestra Production, Artistic Planning and Orchestra Personnel.
Communicate regularly with orchestra musicians on logistics for community engagement events
Maintain records through Tessitura and OPAS operating systems
Maintain positive relationships with community partners and manage project scope and execution to align with Memoranda of Understanding
Staff community engagement events and activities as needed (frequent nights and weekends required)
Provide administrative and logistical support for MAC (Multicultural Awareness Council) and MAC Music Innovator programming
Support CSO and MAC leadership in the implementation of MAC and MAC Music Innovator community engagement initiatives, post-concert receptions and special events
Provide administrative and logistical support for the Classical Roots Community Choir and Classical Roots related activity
Coordinate and support Classical Roots Community Choir rehearsals and community performances
Support the CSO values; diversity equity and inclusion initiatives, and execution of the strategic plan
Perform other duties as assigned

Communications & Marketing:
Attend interdepartmental meetings to promote and coordinate logistical support for community engagement and DEI initiatives
Provide event updates to Marketing and Communications for proper social media, eblast and website copy
Reports to: Director of Community Engagement

1 to 2 years of experience in Community Engagement and/or Event Production
Experience working with diverse groups
Ability to work nights and weekends as needed
Experience working with orchestras (preferred)
Enthusiasm for classical music
Valid driver’s license

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