Chief Operating Officer- Overture Center for the Arts

  • Deadline / Program Start: 2022-08-31
  • Organization: Overture Center for the Arts
  • Organization Type: Arts Services Organization
  • Grant / Salary: $130,000 to $140,000
  • Location: Madison, WI
  • Primary Discipline: Presenting & Multidisciplinary Works
  • Recurring: Array
  • URL: Link

Position Summary
As a member of Overture’s executive shared leadership team, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) will be results-oriented with overall responsibility for providing strategic leadership in all aspects of venue management, safety, and security in the multi-venue facility. This resourceful individual will oversee the planning and management of events, ensuring the development and implementation of innovative and cost-effective systems. They will serve as the primary steward of the facility, the front- and back-of-house event operations, food and beverage operation, regular building operation and maintenance, and major capital improvements. They will be knowledgeable about current and emerging venue management technology, trends, and tools. A natural collaborator, the COO will advocate for and with the internal and external stakeholders who utilize the Overture Center’s facilities and ensure that every Overture Center customer experience is enhanced by the high-quality venues and services. The COO will possess a deep appreciation for the arts and will champion the continuing improvement of the Overture Center’s facilities, ensuring the organization’s long-term success.
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