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July 25, 2021

Call for Applications: Development Coordinator

Opera Atelier is North America’s premier period opera/balletcompany, producing the opera, ballet and drama of the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. Whiledrawing upon the aesthetics and ideals of the period, Opera Atelier goes beyond “reconstruction” and infuses each production with an inventive theatricality that resonates with modern audiences. Led by founding artistic directors Marshall Pynkoski and Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg since 1985, Opera Atelier has garnered acclaim for its performances at home as well as in the United States, Europe and Asia.

As part of a period of growth, Opera Atelier is looking to add a Development Coordinator to our team. Reporting to the Director of Development and working with a collaborative administrative team, this entry-level position will be responsible for supporting various development activities including: donor cultivation, stewardship and fundraising events, in particular the annual Versailles Gala; Opera Atelier’s membership campaigns including stewardship and direct marketing; maintenance of donor database; budgeting and reporting. Availability to work periodic evenings and weekends is required during main-stage production performances and patron events.


Opera Atelier is an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and cover letter with the subject “DevelopmentCoordinator” to recruitment[at]operaatelier[dot]com by July 25, 2021. Please indicate in your application where you saw our job posting.

Opera Atelier is committed to fostering an inclusiveand accessible environment where employees feel valued and respected, and where every employee has the opportunity to realize their potential. As such, we welcome and encourage applicants who identify as racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons across the spectrum of sexual orientation and gender identities. If you are a person with a disability and require accommodation and/or assistance during the application process, please contact us in advance at devo[at]operaatelier[dot]com or 416-703-3767 x228. We strive to provide reasonable accommodations whenever requested.