Employment & Auditions

Charlotte Symphony

First Citizens Bank Plaza | 128 S. Tryon St., Ste. 350 | Charlotte, NC 28202
Administration: 704.972.2003 | Ticket Office: 704.972.2000 | Fax: 704.972.2011


Director of Finance

The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra seeks an exceptional individual with high integrity to serve in the critical role of Director of Finance. S/he is responsible for the accuracy, reporting and oversight of the Charlotte Symphony's finances and reports to the President & CEO.

For complete information, including how to apply, please click here.  

Telemarketing Call Room Manager

The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra  seeks an experienced Telemarketing Manager to help grow its subscription business. As Telemarketing Manager, you'll assume a key role in the organization, working closely with the marketing, ticketing and sales team. This is a part-time 25-30 hour a week position with regular weekday evening hours of 4-9 pm.

For complete information, including how to apply, click here.   

Subscription Sales Associate

As a Subscription Sales Associate you will represent the Charlotte Symphony and its mission to deliver exceptional musical experiences to our community. You will be responsible for generating new season ticket holders by contacting recent, qualified prospects as well as renewing existing patrons, by phone. Ideal candidates are goal driven, well spoken, dependable and energetic arts enthusiasts. Experience with sales (inside/outside sales, fundraising, business development, stock brokerage work, real estate, and telemarketing) is preferred. However, if you are customer service focused and have the will to succeed and contribute, we will train you.

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No telephone calls /No agency resumes accepted. EOE M/F/V/D
Job Type: Part-time


Planned Giving Officer

The Charlotte Symphony seeks a dynamic professional to fill the role of Planned Giving Officer on a part-time basis.  Working with a committee of volunteers who have made provisions for the CSO in their own estate plans, the Planned Giving Officer will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the CSO's planned giving initiative, including marketing, prospect research and face-to-face solicitation.  The ideal candidate will have experience as a financial advisor, planned giving officer or major gifts officer and have successfully secured or facilitated a significant number of planned gifts.  The Charlotte Symphony is the grateful recipient of the support of a loyal patron base.  This planned giving initiative will serve both the CSO and its patrons, ensuring the future of the institution for generations to come.  

For complete information, including how to apply, please click here.  


The Charlotte Symphony announces the following orchestral vacancy:

Principal Bassoon
Auditions:         May 6, 7 & 8, 2018
                         (Prelims: May 6 & 7 only; Semifinals/Finals: May 8)

Resumes due:  The resume deadline for this audition has passed.

Employment for this position is available starting in September 2018.

One full-time, permanent position is available. If the position is won by a current member of the orchestra, the runner-up may be offered the resulting vacancy.

The 2018-19 season is 37 weeks. The minimum weekly salary for this position is $1,311.78.

Benefits include three weeks paid vacation; employee medical/dental/life insurance (with payroll deduction equivalent to 10% of total plan individual monthly premium); instrument insurance; and 8.72% employer contribtion to AFM/Employer's Pension plan.

To Apply: Please send a 1-page resume to auditions@charlottesymphony.org
                 Please put "Principal Bassoon" in the subject line of your email.
                 MSWord or PDF format strongly suggested for resumes.

For the list of required audition reperotire, please click here.

Charlotte Symphony is an Equal Opportunity Employer.