Job Posting: Company Manager

JULY 2023

Position: Company Manager
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Type: Hybrid work from home
Hours: Part-time, 15 hours per week, with the intention to grow the position and hours.
Compensation: $25 per hour

About Blue13 Dance Company:
Los Angeles-based Blue13 Dance Company has been performing theatrical modern dance for over 20 years. Their style is inspired by classical and cultural art forms of the Indian subcontinent. The company’s mission is to create a shift in the perception and practice of American dance through performance, community, and education. Blue13 is committed to increasing cultural knowledge and amplifying representation, equity, and diversity in the field.

Role and Responsibilities:
As the Company Manager at Blue13 Dance Company, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth functioning of our day-to-day operations. Upon joining our team, Blue13 will provide comprehensive training in all areas necessary for the job. We encourage applicants to apply without hesitation, even if they lack experience in specific areas.

The primary responsibilities will revolve around managing administrative tasks, overseeing contracts with artists, presenters, vendors, and clients, and maintaining positive relationships with partners and contractors. We are looking for a dedicated individual with a strong work ethic, exceptional problem-solving skills, and strategic thinking abilities. You will have the opportunity to work closely with our talented team, contributing to the growth and success of the organization.

Responsibilities include:

  • Administrative Operations:
      • Maintain the office and handle routine administrative tasks.
      • Organize company documents, records, and digital assets.
      • Coordinate schedules and assist in arranging meetings and events.
      • Maintain a calendar of grant application deadlines and confirmations of awards.
      • Production administration support (such as coordinating rental requests from the artistic team).
  • Contract Management:
      • Create and manage contracts with artists for performances and projects.
      • Handle contracts with vendors, ensuring timely delivery of services and products.
      • Review and negotiate terms and agreements with contractors.
  • Communication and Networking:
      • Liaise with partners, collaborators, and contractors to foster strong relationships.
      • Represent Blue13 Dance Company at various events, fostering positive connections.
  • Financial Assistance:
      • Provide support with basic bookkeeping tasks, such as expense tracking.
      • Collaborate with the finance team to ensure smooth financial operations.


  • Proven ability to work diligently and independently to manage day-to-day operations.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a strategic mindset to overcome challenges.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to build positive relationships.
  • Prior experience in bookkeeping and/or the performing arts sector is advantageous but not required.
  • High level of organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in computer applications (e.g., Microsoft Office, Google Suite) and tech-savviness.
  • An enthusiastic and proactive attitude, willing to learn and adapt to new situations.
  • Commitment to promoting equal opportunity employment and maintaining an inclusive environment.

Equal Opportunity Employment:
Blue13 Dance Company is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to promoting diversity, inclusion, and equality in all aspects of our organization. We value the unique perspectives and experiences that each individual brings to our team, and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

How to Apply:
If you are a dedicated and driven individual passionate about the performing arts and ready to contribute to the growth of a dynamic dance company, we invite you to apply for the position of Company Manager at Blue13 Dance Company. Please submit your resume, along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications to

Application Deadline: Priority Deadline: August 8th. We will accept applications until the position is filled. We are hoping to fill the position by September 1, 2023. 

We look forward to welcoming a new team member who will share our vision and help us create an impactful and inspiring future for Blue13 Dance Company.