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Birdfoot is hiring a Festival Assistant for the 2023 Season

Posted December 2, 2022

Are you passionate about producing creative, engaging musical and artistic experiences?  Do you have experience in event production or non-profit administrative work?

The Birdfoot Festival is looking for a Festival Assistant to join our small team in the lead up to the 2023 Birdfoot Festival in March. This part-time, contract position will be responsible for assisting the Executive Director in festival planning, implementation, and wrap-up. This is a multi-faceted administrative position that includes various production assistant tasks. We are looking for someone who thinks and works creatively and collaboratively.  The ideal candidate is organized, self-motivated, and interested in strengthening existing skill sets or learning new ones. 

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Please email your resume and cover letter to admin@birdfootfestival.org with the Subject line “Festival Assistant 2023” as soon as possible. The position will be open until filled, ideally submitted before Dec. 15th, with interviews happening Dec. 20-23.

 

 

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Posted September 21, 2022

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Meet Birdfoot’s new Executive Director

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Posted February 8, 2022

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Birdfoot’s Executive Director announces retirement

Posted February 5, 2022

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View the 2021 Birdfoot Season Program Book!

Posted March 28, 2021

View Birdfoot’s 2021 Season Program book here!

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Birdfoot 2021 goes Inside The Arts

Posted March 13, 2021

Want to learn more about Birdfoot’s 10th Anniversary season? Listen in as…

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2021 Birdfoot Festival Preview

Posted March 11, 2021

Check out Dean Shapiro’s wonderful and comprehensive preview of Birdfoot’s 10th Anniversary Season in this week’s…

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Birdfoot’s 10th Season goes Backstage!

Posted February 25, 2021

For Immediate Release:
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