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Atlanta, GA

Jazz Tours Program Assistant

South Arts

Classification: Regular Full-Time (37.5 hours per week) – Non-Exempt

Job Summary:

Reporting directly to the Program Director, Jazz and the Deputy Director for Programs, the Program Assistant is responsible for assisting in implementing the South Arts program, ‘Jazz Road,’ and other programming including, but not limited to, grants, research, convenings, services and activities in all artforms.

Duties and Responsibilities:

This is a new position within the organization, funded for three years. This position will primarily support the creation and implementation of a jazz tours and residencies-focused national program for individual jazz artists. Program elements include identifying emerging and mid-career jazz artists, and connecting them with traditional and alternative presenters throughout the US for tour and residency projects. The position will also assist with programmatic activities for both individual artists and organizations. The position’s responsibilities include communications, data management, grants management, travel planning, research and customer service.


Salary range: $32,000 – 35,000

Benefits: For a full-time employee hire, South Arts offers an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, and life insurance; long and short term disability; vacation; and 403(b) plan with company match.

Application Deadline: Position open until filled Email resumé, cover letter and three references to South Arts Human Resources:

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