Carolizing Christmas with The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol featuring Joe Warner

Friday, December 16, 8:00pm · 10:00pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Visiting Presenter Series: Carolizing Christmas with The Dynamic Miss Faye Carol featuring Joe Warner  

Junior Designer

Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Marketing, the Junior Designer is responsible for brand management for SFJAZZ, design, production of advertising (online, print, digital and broadcast), collateral development, and graphics. This is a hands-on position requiring a positive attitude, organizational and communication skills, clear understanding of and experience in branding, the ability to work in a collaborative team environment, the talent to create compelling and appropriate design solutions, and the discipline to manage multiple large projects responsibly. This person works collaboratively with another Graphic Designer within the Marketing Department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for design materials associated with SFJAZZ and SFJAZZ Center events and programs, including but not limited to, advertising (digital, print, broadcast, outdoor), sales catalogs, program books, brochures, postcards, website, posters, invitations, venue signage, press materials and merchandise. 
  • Meets with various SFJAZZ departments to discuss project objectives and requirements; develops and presents appropriate design solutions. 
  • Selects and edits photography. 
  • Obtains required approvals for all phases of a project, works well under pressure and responsibly meets deadlines.
    • Any other duties as assigned. 

Minimum Skills & Qualifications  

  • 2 - 5 years graphic design experience. 
  • Demonstrated understanding of branding principles and imperatives required. 
  • Work experience with a preference for arts/entertainment organizations.  
  • Expertise with industry-standard graphic design and digital art production tools for print and web media is essential with strong skills required in Adobe Creative Suite (e.g., InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), as well as Acrobat and Keynote.  
  • In-depth knowledge of production processes in both print and digital media required.  
  • Must have strong project management skills, ability to think strategically and manage multiple and often conflicting priorities, anticipate demands, coordinate stringent deadlines, and be agile in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Capable of graciously synthesizing and incorporating feedback from a variety of sources. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills including the ability to sell your design concepts to the management team. 
  • Adobe Premiere and Photography skills a plus! 
  • Strong interest in the performing arts and jazz music. 

Working Conditions
The work schedule varies from customary office hours to unpredictable hours, with the potential for long hours during critical periods. This job requires occasional work during evenings and weekends. 


To Apply

Please send your resume in .doc or .pdf format, cover letter, and a link to your portfolio that includes work samples in all of the following areas: magazine, direct mail, advertising and digital.

Submit to jobs@sfjazz.org with Junior Designer in the Subject line. Resumes without all the requested information or sent to other email addresses may not be considered. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. NO phone calls please.

Salary is commensurate with experience. 


SFJAZZ is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to a diverse and harmonious workplace.

Burt Bacharach

Burt Bacharach

 

Burt Bacharach

Wednesday, June 7, 8:00pm
at Davies Symphony Hall

 
The Hitmaker Series: Burt Bacharach at Davies Symphony Hall  

Lisa Hilton / Solo Piano / Day & Night

Friday, March 10, 8:00pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Visiting Presenter Series: Lisa Hilton  

Student Membership Intern

Job Description

SUMMARY

A part-time position in that reports to SFJAZZ’s Marketing Department, to research and develop a Student Membership program, a trackable “student rush” ticket system, as well as foster and maintain relationships with educators, music programs, organizations and student groups in the Bay Area.

ABOUT SFJAZZ

SFJAZZ is one of the world’s most popular and important presenters of jazz. The SFJAZZ Center is a beautiful and perfect stage for jazz artists and the community to celebrate the living American art form of jazz. The $64 million Center launched in 2013 and the 34-year-old non-profit organization now crafts distinguished programming and education services from the heart of the San Francisco arts district. The budget for the 2016-17 Season is more than $16 million with more than half coming from ticket revenues.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Build a network of contacts in music education at the high school through college level in the Bay Area 
  • Research student discount and membership models used by other organizations 
  • Visit schools and organizations to talk with students and educators about student membership and rush tickets 
  • Assist in creating a database for student members 
  • Assist in marketing student membership via physical and digital collateral (i.e. flyers, e-cards, email, social) 
  • Collect feedback from students and educators to help optimize the student membership program 
  • Research education and school events SFJAZZ might participate in to build its presence among students 

This list of duties and responsibilities is not to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Knows the music, how to speak to educators and HS-college- age students, both music majors and non-majors who are music fans. Has a bachelor’s degree or currently enrolled in a bachelor’s program. 
  • 12-15 hours/week. Flexible schedule. 20 hours/week max. Salary negotiable. 3 month initial commitment.

Taylor McFerrin

Taylor McFerrin

 

Taylor McFerrin

w/ Marcus Gilmore

Sunday, March 26, 7:00pm · 8:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Electronic Beat Jazz Series: Get Outta Your Seat!  
Taylor McFerrin

Taylor McFerrin

 

Taylor McFerrin

w/ Marcus Gilmore

Saturday, March 25, 7:00pm · 8:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Electronic Beat Jazz Series: Get Outta Your Seat!  
FORQ

FORQ

 

FORQ

feat. members of Snarky Puppy

Friday, March 24, 7:00pm · 8:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Sonic Grooves Series: Get Outta Your Seat!  
FORQ

FORQ

 

FORQ

feat. members of Snarky Puppy

Thursday, March 23, 7:00pm · 8:30pm
at SFJAZZ Center, Joe Henderson Lab

 
Sonic Grooves Series: Get Outta Your Seat!  

Giant Steps

Giant Steps Levels of Membership

Benefactor:
$300/annual

  • Your name inscribed on the SFJAZZ Center – A recognition of your choosing will be added to our Giant Steps wall on Fell Street.
  • Never miss an on sale - Your Giant Steps Membership will be active for 3 years. No renewal notices will save you time and helps to save our resources.
  • First Chance to Buy Tickets — Choose your seats before anyone else. Tickets go on sale to Members before the public.
  • Deep Discounts —25% off select performances each season, 10% off all orders of 10 or more tickets,10% off SFJAZZ merchandise
  • Insider Events — Listening Parties and Members-only Concerts
  • No Ticket Service Fees — save up to $7.50 per ticket
  • Opportunity to Reserve ParkingPre-purchase a spot at the Performing Arts Garage.
  • An additional membership card for another family member
  • Free ticket exchange privileges with 24 hour notice
  • Listing in SFJAZZ program book each season
  • SFJAZZ High School All-Stars CD ($15 Fair Market Value)
Monthly ($25)
Annual ($300)
Pay in Full ($900)

Patron:
$600/annual

  • Your name inscribed on the SFJAZZ Center – A recognition of your choosing will be added to our Giant Steps wall on Fell Street.
  • Never miss an on sale - Your Giant Steps Membership will be active for 3 years. No renewal notices will save you time and helps to save our resources.
  • First Chance to Buy Tickets — Choose your seats before anyone else. Tickets go on sale to Members before the public.
  • Deep Discounts —25% off select performances each season, 10% off all orders of 10 or more tickets,10% off SFJAZZ merchandise
  • Insider Events — Listening Parties and Members-only Concerts
  • No Ticket Service Fees — save up to $7.50 per ticket
  • Opportunity to Reserve ParkingPre-purchase a spot at the Performing Arts Garage.
  • An additional membership card for another family member
  • Free ticket exchange privileges with 24 hour notice
  • Listing in SFJAZZ program book each season
  • SFJAZZ High School All-Stars CD ($15 Fair Market Value)
  • Invitation to a Leaders Circle Lounge
  • Invitation to a behind-the-scenes rehearsal
Monthly ($50)
Annual ($600)
Pay in Full ($1800)

Leaders Circle Member:
$1200/annual

  • Your name inscribed on the SFJAZZ Center – A recognition of your choosing will be added to our Giant Steps wall on Fell Street.
  • Never miss an on sale - Your Giant Steps Membership will be active for 3 years. No renewal notices will save you time and helps to save our resources.
  • Personal VIP ticketing service via the Leaders Circle Ticket Concierge
  • Premium Seating
  • Reserved Seating at General Admission shows in Miner Auditorium & Joe Henderson Lab
  • Leaders Circle Lounges – savory and sweet amuse-bouche, wine, beer, and a variety of non-alcoholic beverages at select concerts
  • Behind the Scenes Open Rehearsal
  • Post-concert Season Celebrations and Festival Fêtes with guest artists
Monthly ($25)
Annual ($75)
Pay in Full ($75)