Woolly Mammoth, a national innovator in the development and production of new plays, is one of the best known theaters in the country. For almost four decades, Woolly has held a rare position at the leading edge of the American theater, earning a reputation for staying “uniquely plugged in to the mad temper of the times” (New York Times). We’ve garnered that reputation by holding fast to our mission to create rousing, visceral, enlightening theater experiences that galvanize diverse artists and audiences to engage with our world in unexpected and often challenging ways.
Woolly’s core values are:
We are a radically inclusive community—across race, ethnicity, nationality, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical ability, socioeconomic background, and political viewpoint—in which all are encouraged to exchange ideas freely and reach for new understanding.
We are a supportive home for creative risk-taking by our company and guest artists, staff, board, volunteers, audiences, donors, and colleagues.
Through relentless inquiry and experimentation, we strive for world-class excellence and innovation in every aspect of our work.
OUR CULTURE AT WOOLLY:
At Woolly, our culture is driven by our stated core values of radical inclusivity, creative risk-taking, relentless inquiry & experimentation, world-class excellence, and innovation. We expect both personal and collective accountability in how these values are applied to the work of each employee of WMTC. We acknowledge that Woolly Mammoth has upheld and benefited from systems of oppression in our country and we aim to do better; using the principles of anti-racism to guide our actions and decision-making. How we do things is as important as what we do, and we expect our core values and anti-racist practices to influence the way we work together as a team. We strive to center openness, integrity, and care in our policies, processes, and how we interact with one another. We embrace a culture of transparency, accountability, and mutual respect as the foundation of all our collaborations, both inter-departmentally and externally. We take seriously our role as a civic leader, and strive to address local and national challenges using our knowledge, skills, commitment, and resources. As part of this work, all employees are expected to develop meaningful internal and external relationships that are mutually beneficial and impact-aware. We believe that everyone in the Woolly community is worth engaging in conversations about the art we make and how that art intersects with the world. We lean into the unconventional, especially if a nontraditional and inventive approach will help us reach new understandings of our art form, our industry, and our world.
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Woolly complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Woolly Mammoth seeks a broad spectrum of employees and is strongly committed to a diverse, inclusive, and equitable work environment. We strongly encourage Black, Indigenous, and people of color – as well as members of underrepresented groups – to apply.
Finance & Business Manager
Reports to: Managing Director
FLSA: Full-Time Exempt
Date Posted: July 13, 2021
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company (WMTC) seeks a skilled Finance & Business Manager to manage the company’s accounting systems and processes. This position supports the galvanizing artistic work that Woolly Mammoth engenders by ensuring accurate and clean books with proper financial procedures. The Finance & Business Manager is responsible for the accounts payable, payroll, and miscellaneous receivable functions of WMTC and this position supports the financial closing processes with reconciliations and periodic reporting. Additionally, the Finance & Business Manager provides support to the Managing Director in the areas of contracting, human resources, and risk management. This position requires strong organizational and operational skills as WMTC looks to streamline its financial operations with new and/or upgraded accounting solutions. The Finance & Business Manager reports to the Managing Director and works closely with an outsourced part-time Controller.
How To Apply
Please e-mail your cover letter, resume, and references with “Finance & Business Manager” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Priority Deadline: August 27, 2021
Priority will be given to applications submitted prior to August 27, 2021
Reports to: Artistic Director & Managing Director
FLSA: Full-Time Exempt
Date Posted: May 13, 2021
The Production Manager holds the primary responsibility for delivering the technical execution of all Woolly Mammoth productions on time and within budget, with an emphasis on facilitating clear and transparent communication between and among Production staff, other departments at Woolly, and creative teams working on each production. Reporting to the Artistic Director and Managing Director, this position supervises the Production Department, aligning resources to realize individual projects at the highest level, while working to maximize the overall capacity of the Production Department in service to Woolly’s artistic mission. This position is a member of the Core Leadership Team at Woolly Mammoth.
How To Apply
Please e-mail your cover letter, resume, and references with “Production Manager” in the subject line to email@example.com. No phone calls please.