The field that local dairy farmer Max Yasgur made available for the 1969 Woodstock Festival is now a National Register Historic Site. It’s a cherished and iconic destination in the Catskills region of Sullivan County that is part of the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts campus.
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a 501(c)3 non profit cultural organization that inspires, educates, and empowers individuals through the arts and humanities. By presenting a diverse selection of culturally-rich performances, popular artists, social and creative learning experiences, Bethel Woods fosters community and individual well being.
Located 90 miles from New York City the organization hosts over 200,000 guests annually on our lush campus which includes a Pavilion Stage amphitheater with seating for 15,000, an intimate 400+ seat indoor Event Gallery, the award-winning Museum at Bethel Woods, and a Conservatory for creative learning experiences.
The Director of Ticketing oversees all aspects of the day to day box office operations including concerts, festivals, Museum visitation and educational/creative learning events. Primary roles and responsibilities include:
Programming of events using the Ticketmaster Host, Archtics Account Manager, and Access Manager systems
Key liaison with artist representatives to provide sales information throughout the sales cycle
Manages all dynamic pricing initiatives utilizing TM's Pricemaster product
Generates key management reports, accounting reconciliations and ad hoc reporting as required
Responsible for recruitment, training and management of 15+ employees during peak summer season
Supervises the on-site cash needs including the multiple ATMs on property
Ability to solve problems and is fast paced environment
Manage inventory, database and open balances
Work closely with Development Office on membership program and sponsorship fulfillment
Bachelor’s degree required and minimum 5 years of experience in a Box Office setting
Archtics and Ticketmaster Host background required
Knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and Powerpoint
Experience with accounting, cash reconciliations and credit card processing is essential
Candidates should have excellent customer service experience
Experience in a concert/arts environment preferred
Irregular hours given performance schedules (weekends, nights, holidays)
About Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is a $100 million outdoor performing arts center and museum located approximately 90 minutes from New York City at the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, NY. The 15,000 seat outdoor performing arts venue and The Museum at Bethel Woods are set within nearly 2,000 bucolic acres.