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Managing Director, Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons
College of the Canyons

Santa Clarita, CA

College of the Canyons, located 35 miles north of downtown Los Angeles in the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley, is seeking a Managing Director, Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons. This is a Classified Management Position.

Position Description: The Managing Director is responsible for booking talent for COC Presents and overseeing and implementing the short and long term business goals and objectives of the Performing Arts Center. The Managing Director has primary responsibility for planning and executing all marketing, promotional, public relations, fundraising and communications programs in support of Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.  This position reports to the Dean, Fine and Performing Arts and supervises the Performing Arts Center staff.  Performs other related duties as assigned.

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Minimum Qualifications:  


Five years of full time equivalent management experience and a proven record in fundraising, booking and contracting the performing arts and entertainment, as well as marketing and public relations in the performing arts field.  Requires a working knowledge of the tools of marketing and public relations, excellent communications and planning skills, and the ability to work as part of a team and to motivate others.


Successful completion of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution. 


Incumbent must possess a valid California Class C or higher driver’s license in order to travel in District and/or privately owned vehicles while engaged in official business.

Application Process:  Application materials must be submitted by the end of the day in the Human Resources Offices on February 6, 2015. Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications online. Please visit our website at If you require assistance, please call the Human Resources Office at 661.362.3427 or our TTY Line at 661.362.5178.

The Santa Clarita Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, religious creed, color, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, uniformed service member status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected basis under the law. 

Applicants who have disabilities who need accommodation in order to complete the selection process should contact the Human Resources office directly at 661.362.3427.


Deadline: 05-01-2015

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