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Bremerton WestSound Symphony is an elder arts organization founded in 1942.  We have been a vital part of the cultural landscape for Bremerton and the Kitsap Peninsula region! Our organization consists of an adult orchestra and chorale with 100-120 volunteer members and a growing your jazz group!

We are a small but mighty team of  highly-skilled people who share a passion for symphonic music. We value diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace and encourage individuals who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to apply.

Job Opportunities

Outreach & Marketing Coordinator


Job Duties

  • Plan and coordinate outreach and marketing activities into a unified revenue-generating effort;
  • Create and execute plans to market and sell Symphony memberships;
  • Leverage relationships with local community organizations to market the Symphony;
  • Obtain and manage advertiser relationships for programs, videos, and events;
  • Attend meetings of local community groups such as Rotary and Chambers of Commerce;
  • Ensure a Symphony presence at community events.
  • Coordinate with staff and Marketing Committee to develop marketing materials for print and digital publication;
  • Attend Marketing and Season Planning Committees;
  • Provide periodic reports to the Board of Directors.


Applicant Requirements

  • Preferred candidates will reside in Kitsap County;
  • Able to travel to destinations in and around Kitsap Peninsula;
  • Has previous experience working within a non-profit organizational structure;
  • Willing and able to find and accomplish work without supervision;
  • Willing and able to make outbound sales calls for sales leads;
  • Willing and able to navigate the committee decision-making process;
  • Has Bachelor’s degree or equivalent through work experience;
  • Willing to work remotely with scheduled, in-person meeting attendance;
  • Willing to work part-time, estimated 24 hours per week, 50 weeks per season,

Organization

  • Bremerton WestSound Symphony is an elder arts organization founded in 1942;
  • Supports an adult orchestra of 60-70 volunteer members;
  • Supports an adult chorale of 40-50 volunteer members;
  • Supports a youth jazz group of around 10 volunteer members;
  • Conducts 6-8 main stage concerts each season that runs July 1 to June 30;
  • Conducts annual outreach concerts and competitions for youth;
  • Conducts various fundraisers often featuring live and recorded music;
  • Offers an online service to curate recorded works for paid viewing;
  • All staff report to the Board of Directors.
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Development Coordinator


Job Duties

  • Develop and implement plans to generate revenue from sponsors and grants;
  • Expand the existing pool of grants and manage their contracted requirements;
  • Assist the Board with creating a sponsor lead list;
  • Represent the Symphony to community sources of grants and sponsorships
  • Assist the Board with managing sponsor relationships and benefits;
  • Coordinate with staff to develop marketing materials for print and digital publication;
  • Attend meetings of and work cooperatively with the Development Committee;
  • Provide periodic reports to the Board of Directors.

Applicant Requirements

  • Preferred candidates will reside in Kitsap County;
  • Has previous grant-writing experience with positive outcomes;
  • Able to travel to destinations in and around Kitsap Peninsula;
  • Has previous experience working within a non-profit organizational structure;
  • Willing and able to find and accomplish work without supervision;
  • Willing and able to make outbound calls and visits to identify and secure funding sources;
  • Willing and able to navigate the committee decision-making process;
  • Has Associate’s degree or equivalent through work experience;
  • Willing to work remotely with scheduled, in-person meeting attendance;
  • Willing to work part-time, estimated 20 hours per week, 50 weeks per season.


Organization

  • Bremerton WestSound Symphony is an elder arts organization founded in 1942;
  • Supports an adult orchestra of 60-70 volunteer members;
  • Supports an adult chorale of 40-50 volunteer members;
  • Supports a youth jazz group of around 10 volunteer members;
  • Conducts 6-8 main stage concerts each season that runs July 1 to June 30;
  • Conducts annual outreach concerts and competitions for youth;
  • Conducts various fundraisers often featuring live and recorded music;
  • Offers an online service to curate recorded works for paid viewing;
  • All staff report to the Board of Directors.

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Job application deadline is June 30th.

 

Mailed applications and cover letters must be received in the office no later than close of business June 30th

Mail to:

Bremerton WestSound Symphony

Attn: Hiring Committee

PO BOX 996

Bremerton, WA 98337

Symphony volunteers

Bremerton WestSound Symphony volunteers are engaged and enthusiastic individuals who love symphonic music and believe in its vibrant contribution to our community. Symphony Volunteers assist in planning special events, volunteer at concerts or in the office, and help with running community engagement and education programs such as our annual OrKIDstra Concert.

Symphony Volunteers have the opportunity to attend dress rehearsals and concerts, and other special functions of the organization.

 

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Additional Volunteer Opportunities

Bremerton WestSound Symphony also seeks volunteers to serve on our Board of Directors, Orchestra & Chorale, and various committees. 

For more information, email info@bremertonsymphony.org.