Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT) seeks a full-time Associate Director, Development Communications and Alumni Affairs. Reporting to the Director of Development and Alumni Affairs, position serves as Managing Editor of YSD annual magazine and biannual digital newsletters; and provides high level writing, editing, and proofreading of a variety of departmental materials. In addition, this position conducts research on alumni, donors, others. Salary dependent upon experience; full Yale University benefits package.
Position requires: Strong complex project management, communication, interpersonal, writing, editing, proofreading, social media and/or digital communications skills. Familiarity with online and database research sources; proficiency with Microsoft Office. Must have writing and editing experience; two recent writing samples required with application.
Preferred: Knowledge of Yale University’s organization and programs; experience/interest in theater; experience managing the production of a publication. Knowledge of HOPPER or similar customer relationship management (CRM) system.
Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
Internal Number: 57378BR
About Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT)
Yale School of Drama is a graduate professional conservatory for theatre training in every discipline of the art form: acting, design (sets, costumes, lighting, projection, and sound), directing, dramaturgy and dramatic criticism, playwriting, stage management, technical design and production, and theater management.
The School operates in unique partnership with the Tony Award-winning Yale Repertory Theatre. Faculty are distinguished for both professional accomplishments and dedication to teaching; students are admitted based on talent and potential for a career in the professional theatre; graduates of the School are known for their accomplishments on the legitimate stage, in film and television, and a variety of other creative fields.