Director of Audience Experience
Austin Opera is seeking a dynamic Director of Audience Experience to join its senior management team as the organization embarks on a period of strategic growth and innovation. The Director of Audience Experience will ensure excellence in the consumer experience from the point of purchase through the time a patron arrives home after a performance.
Reporting to the General Director & CEO, the Director of Audience Experience will partner with the Director of Marketing, the Chief Development Officer, the Director of Operations, and the Director of Education to ensure a seamless experience for patrons at performances and events. He/she will represent the voice of the audience in strategic planning discussions, and conduct research and analysis to measure the company’s effectiveness over time.
The Director of Audience Experience will spend a week in residency with the Four Seasons Hotel Austin each season and ensure that best practices in guest hospitality are applied to each aspect of the consumer experience at Austin Opera. He/She will partner with the Four Seasons Hotel Austin in developing and implementing qualitative and quantitative evaluations of the company’s performance in each area. Key measures of success will include audience retention figures, increased frequency in patron engagement, and net promoter scores.
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Austin Opera is seeking a Development Associate to join its dynamic and effective development team. The Development Associate will be responsible for gift entry, timely and accurate acknowledgment letters, prospect research, and communications coordination for the development department. The Development Associate will also provide general administrative support to the General Director and CEO, the Chief Development Officer, and the development department.
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Austin Opera is seeking a dynamic and collaborative Communications Associate to join its administrative team in moving the institution forward through innovation and growth. The Communications Associate will be responsible for executing a strategic digital marketing and communications plan that advances the company’s strategic plan. This position will work closely with the Director of Marketing and Communications, Chief Development Officer, Director of Education, Director of Audience Experience, Patron Relations Manager and outside vendors Cultivate PR and Venture Industries Online.
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