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Listing Information: Arkansas Repertory Theatre is seeking a full-time Costume Director to supervise all aspects of an active costume department. The ideal successful candidate must be a well-organized and communicative professional with strong budgeting and organizational skills, experience managing the build of multiple shows, and ability to work with designers to successfully achieve their vision. This is a full time, year round position that directly supports a five show season, an educational program and annual gala fundraiser. Duties include the daily supervision and hiring of staff and over-hire personnel, maintenance of budget, coordination of costume rentals, collaboration with designers and choreographers, creation of all costume paperwork and overseeing the maintenance of costumes during performance runs. While this is primarily a management position, the Costume Shop Manager will also have costume build and maintenance responsibilities and must have draping, patterning, craftwork and construction skills. Design opportunities possible but not required. Experience working with dance costumes is preferred but not required. Ideal start date is Nov. 28, 2018. Competitive benefits package. Please email cover letter, resume, three references and examples of construction work to Joshua Marchesi, Production Manager, email@example.com. No phone calls please. The Arkansas Rep is an equal opportunity employer.