The Seattle Symphony employs a talented and dedicated administrative staff.
We only accept applications for open positions as listed below.
Director, Corporate Development and Special Events
Reporting to the Vice President of Development, the Director, Corporate Development and Special Events will be responsible for the strategic management and growth of corporate sponsorships and donations and fundraising special events. The Director, Corporate Development and Special Events will also be responsible for the management or overseeing the management of volunteer committees, as well as effectively engaging with the SSO Board of Directors. Corporate Development and Special Events is a $2.5M+ line, involving over 50 volunteers and 5,000 attendees.
Lead Building Engineer
The Lead Building Engineer for Benaroya Hall is an Exempt position, responsible for maintaining the building HVAC, electrical, mechanical and life safety systems of the physical building. The Lead Building Engineer will coordinate maintenance and shift coverage activities with their staff and outside vendors, assist with expense forecasting and budgeting, maintain maintenance records and inspection documents, develop appropriate operational guidelines and documentation for all building systems, maintain vendor relationships along with other duties as required.
Sales and Fundraising Representatives
The outbound representative is responsible for generating new season ticket holders and donors to the Orchestra by contacting recent, qualified prospects and renewing donors and patrons, and urging them to commit to season tickets or donations, helping, to further advance audience development efforts for the Seattle Symphony Orchestra.