Business Administrative Associate - Operations Focus

Dates of Employment: June 3 - August 9, 2019


The Business Administrative Associate - Operations Focus position 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 from June 3 - August 9, 2019, and reports to the Director of Finance & Campus Operations. Benefits include full board, on-campus housing (room shared with another seasonal staff member), complimentary concert attendance with staff ID, and season stipend paid bi-weekly.

General Responsibilities

  • greet and assist visitors to Broyhill and address questions in person and over the phone
  • answer switchboard and direct calls appropriately
  • process credit card and cash transactions and prepare associated reports as necessary
  • 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
  • experience with point of sale systems like Square
  • working knowledge of the Windows computer environment
  • 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 supporters


  • complete satisfactory background check
  • must have valid state driver's license and possess a clean driving record
  • minimum one year college experience

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the front office, plus some evenings and weekends as needed.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to:

Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.

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, sex, color, creed, national origin, age or individual handicap 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.