• Executive Assistant

    The New Haven Symphony Orchestra (NHSO) is seeking an Executive Assistant to join our team. Successful candidates will be highly organized and detail-oriented; and excel at juggling multiple responsibilities. We encourage diverse and non-traditional applicants and facility in a second language is given strong consideration. A positive attitude and collaborative spirit are highly valued.


    The Executive Assistant reports to the Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for the following:

    · Managing the organization calendar and the CEO’s calendar

    · Scheduling meetings and calls

    · Liaison to the Board of Directors

    · General administrative support


    This position is full time. Evening and weekend hours are sometimes required if the candidate chooses to work at concerts. Salary is commensurate with experience and benefits include health insurance, free family tickets to concerts, and a flexible, family-friendly work environment. Dental, vision, and retirement plan options are available.

    Apply with a resume to Elaine C. Carroll, CEO, at ECarroll@NewHavenSymphony.org.


    About the Symphony

    The New Haven Symphony Orchestra enriches Connecticut’s cultural landscape through exceptional performances and education programs that are accessible to residents from all walks of life. Innovative programming offered statewide inspires deeper audience engagement and meaningful artistic and educational collaborations which increase the reach and impact of the Symphony. Authentic commitments to diversity, equity, inclusion, and access move the NHSO to provide representation that reflects the richly diverse communities we serve in all areas of Symphony leadership.

    The Symphony regularly reaches over 40,000 residents from 120 Connecticut towns, including 20,000 children.