Business Administrative Assistant

Dates of Employment: May 24 - August 11, 2023


The Business Administrative Associate serves as the primary point of contact to the Broyhill administrative offices and oversees a number of administrative duties related to all aspects of the Brevard Music Center's day-to-day administration. This position also serves as the Resident Assistant for all Intern housing.

This is a full-time, seasonal position and reports to the Director of Finance & Campus Operations. Benefits include full board (once food service opens for staff and students), on-campus housing (room shared with another seasonal staff member), complimentary concert attendance with staff ID, and season stipend paid bi-weekly.

Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday, in the front office, plus some evenings and weekends as needed.

General Responsibilities

  • Greet and assist visitors to Broyhill and address questions in person and over the phone
  • Answer switchboard and direct calls appropriately
  • Process office mail and distribute to departments in Broyhill
  • Assist with shipping luggage and packages at end of the summer season
  • Assist all departments with mailings and other administrative duties as needed

Operations Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine inspections of intern housing, monitor and report maintenance issues
  • Support business function for Point of Sale systems 
  • Inventory management support


  • Positive and helpful attitude
  • Excellent oral communications skills
  • Office experience preferred
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office and Google Apps, Square, Point of Sale systems
  • Working knowledge of the Windows computer environment and a general understanding of networking equipment
  • Proven initiative and attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction, and also work independently on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Must be a team player with proven ability to work collegially with many constituent groups: vendors, staff, volunteers, patrons, and students


  • Complete satisfactory background check
  • Must have valid state driver's license and possess a clean driving record
  • Minimum one year college experience

Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to:

Keith Arbogast
CFO & Senior Director of Campus Operations
Brevard Music Center

Please note: As Brevard prepares for the 2023 season, we continue to work with local and state health officials, along with campus and venue safety specialists, to develop and implement guidelines and protocols designed to keep our students, faculty, staff, and patrons safe. For the 2022 season, BMC's COVID-19 protocols included social distancing measures, indoor mask-wearing, and vaccination requirements. We will share updated policies for 2023 as more information becomes available from public health agencies.

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Brevard Music Center is a summer institute and festival. Over four hundred young musicians from around the country come each summer to study and perform in over 80 concerts ranging from orchestra to opera, chamber music and pops. As a matter of policy, the Brevard Music Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, or genetic information (including family medical history) in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of its faculty and staff, or the operation of any of its programs and activities.