Kaufman Music Center

Jobs & Internships

Marketing Associate



Part time: 20 hours per week.

Kaufman Music Center seeks a creative, highly motivated and strategically-oriented Marketing Associate to join an energetic, high-volume marketing and communications department consisting of five staff members. The Marketing Associate has primary responsibility for implementing social media plans; she/he will also assist with other projects including basic graphic design. The successful candidate will enjoy a dynamic work environment, with ongoing opportunities for creative collaboration in concert with her/his colleagues.


  • Create a clear, consistent and engaging editorial voice for each of Kaufman Music Center’s social media channels
  • Develop and implement social media strategies in cooperation with the Communications Director and other Marketing staff aimed at increasing patron engagement; measure and report on success of strategies
  • Create digital content
  • Coordinate with multiple Kaufman Music Center departments to develop additional digital content
  • Graphic design including flyers and digital content
  • Ensure that Kaufman Music Center events are listed on relevant cultural web sites
  • Occasional photography and video work relevant to social media content
  • Assist with web site updates, emails, data entry and mailings as needed


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field plus two years relevant experience
  • Professional experience with social media platforms
  • Demonstrated success at developing and implementing creative and effective social media campaigns across multiple platforms
  • Graphic design skills; experience with Photoshop and InDesign preferred
  • Strong writing skills
  • Demonstration of initiative, flexibility and resourcefulness in working effectively on multiple projects
  • Ability to succeed in a busy, deadline-driven environment
  • A background in music is preferred.

To apply:
Please email a résumé and cover letter with your salary requirements and where you found this ad to jobs@kaufmanmusiccenter.org. Please place the job title in the subject line of your email.
Kaufman Music Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Kaufman Music Center is looking for part-time Ushers to join the front-of-house team at the renowned Merkin Concert Hall. Various shifts available:  mornings, matinees and evenings. Weekend availability preferred. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Providing courteous service to our patrons
  • Directing and/or escorting patrons to their seats
  • Enforcing house rules and late seating policy
  • Assisting with fire code safety procedures
  • Setting up and operating the coat check room and concessions stand
  • Other duties assigned by house manager


  • Exceptional customer service ability
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Prior experience in a concert hall/theater

To apply, email letter and resume to jobs@kaufmanmusiccenter.org and include “Usher” in the subject line. Kaufman Music Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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KAUFMAN MUSIC CENTER • 129 West 67th Street • New York, NY 10023 • (212) 501-3330