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The Kauffman Center is growing. Check back often for open positions on our team as they become available. To apply for these positions, please submit your resume and cover letter to as a Microsoft Word (DOC) or Adobe Acrobat (PDF) document.


+Accounting Generalist

Reports to Controller  |  Full Job Description (PDF)

We have an excellent opportunity for an entry level bookkeeper who desires to work as part of a dedicated team that impacts the effective fiscal operation of our organization’s efforts.

You can utilize your accounting skills in a stimulating environment, while working with others who share your passion for the arts and our mission. Our unique approach allows you the opportunity to be introduced to a variety of people interested in our work and outreach.

This position reports directly to the Controller to support and achieve the varied goals of the organization. Activities include but are not limited to accounts payable, accounts receivable, daily deposits, payroll processing, and other office support. Candidates must possess a thorough understanding of accounting procedures and the ability to work and communicate effectively and professionally with a diverse team.


+Facilities Intern

Full Internship Descriptions (PDF)

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is seeking an enthusiastic individual who is looking for hands-on facilities maintenance and management experience in a fast-moving environment during the summer of 2016 (preferred May 24th – August 12th, 2016). Note: dates may be flexible to accommodate school schedules. All candidates should indicate availability in cover letter.

Application process:
Please email a 1-page résumé and 1-page cover letter to: Amy Boesen at aboesen@kauffmancenter.org by May 9th, 2016. No phone calls, please. Additional materials, including writing or work samples, are welcome but not required. All application items must be submitted as a complete package. On your résumé, be sure to include why you want the position, relevant experience, computer skills, and three professional references. References will be checked and interviews will be conducted.


+Marketing and Public Relations Intern

Full Internship Description (PDF)

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is seeking an enthusiastic individual who is looking for hands-on marketing and communications experience in a fast-moving environment during the summer and fall of 2016 (preferred June 15 – October 28, 2016). Note: dates may be flexible to accommodate school schedules. All candidates should indicate availability in cover letter.

Application process:
Please email a 1-page résumé and 1-page cover letter to: Sarah Raider-Wexler at SRW@kauffmancenter.org by June 3, 2016. No phone calls, please. Additional materials, including writing or work samples, are welcome but not required. All application items must be submitted as a complete package. On your résumé, be sure to include why you want the position, relevant experience, computer skills, and three professional references. References will be checked and interviews will be conducted.


+Production Management Intern

Full Internship Description (PDF)

The Kauffman Center for Performing Arts is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual who is searching for hands-on volunteer experience with arts management, company management and/or production management in a fast-moving environment during the 2016 summer or fall semester (preferred mid-May-Aug, or Sept-Dec 2016) Dates may be flexible to accommodate school schedules.


+Team Captain

Reports to Front of House Manager |  Full Job Description (PDF)

The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts seeks a part-time Team Captain for the Muriel Kauffman Theatre and Helzberg Hall. The person in this position shares roles and responsibilities in the area of Patron Services primarily focused on successful performance/event operations by serving as a liaison between the usher team and house management.


+Ticketing Services Associate

Reports to Ticketing Services Manager |  Full Job Description (PDF)

Please note that this is a part-time evening and weekend position.

The key role of this position is to provide ticket and general information to guests face to face at the box office and in the gift shop. This is an important role as it is the first experience the guest has with the Kauffman Center. The Ticketing Services Associate will take reservations for the Resident Arts organizations using Tessitura, make exchanges, fulfill orders, troubleshoot orders, and assist with ticket sales and service at the box office counter. This position will also work in the Kauffman Center gift shop, selling, organizing and recording inventory. Cash handling will be involved. Candidates must enjoy customer service, working with individuals or a group of guests and assisting with events as needed. As a Ticketing Services Associate you will provide the highest level of customer service to all guests, vendors and clients.



The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. Kauffman Center hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Kauffman Center believes that associates should be provided with a working environment which enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.