Employment Opportunities

Pacific Northwest Ballet is currently accepting applications for the following positions. For further information or to apply for one of these positions, interested candidates should send a cover letter complete with salary history and a current resume to Human Resources, Pacific Northwest Ballet, 301 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109 (unless noted otherwise in position description). You may also send your cover letter and resume via e-mail to . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Major Gifts Officer

The Major Gifts Officer is responsible for identification, cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of a portfolio consisting of 125 – 150 mid-level major donors and prospects (with philanthropic capacity to contribute $10K - $24,999 annually). Actively manage strategic planning, solicitation process, direct communications, and high-touch stewardship activities to acquire and retain donors at Stowell Society levels. Collaborate with Individual Giving team members (Director of Development, Assoc. Director of Development, Major Gifts and Planned Giving Manager, Individual Giving Associate, Researcher) for support of special campaigns including but not limited to New Works, Touring, Endowment, PNB School. To apply please send resumes with a cover letter to

Donor Information Coordinator

The Donor Information Coordinator uses the Tessitura Database to manage gift entry, acknowledgement, and donor benefit administration within the Development Department. This position also serves as the principal liaison with the Finance Department for daily gift entry reporting, monthly reconciliation, and annual audit. To apply please send resumes with a cover letter to

Direct Sales Representatives

Pacific Northwest Ballet is hiring articulate, enthusiastic sales people to join our highly successful subscription and fundraising telemarketing campaigns. Previous experience a plus, but we will train the right match. Work with a great team of sales oriented professionals. Part time/flexible hours, and great perks (like FREE ballet tickets!).
Contact Shaliese at 206.441.2425. Please leave name and phone.

Event Planning and Development Intern

By the end of the program, interns will have managed special events, learned how to use crucial development software, and gained a working knowledge of Pacific Northwest Ballet. Please click the following link for a full job description and how to apply: Event Planning and Development Intern Specifications

Children's Division Instructors

Pacific Northwest Ballet School is seeking part-time, experienced, and energetic instructor to join the PNB Faculty and teach Children's Division Classes both in Bellevue and Seattle studios. These classes include Tots (age 4), Creative Movement (ages 5-6), and Pre Ballet (age 7).  All classes are taught with an experienced pianist.  A love of teaching young children and strong classical ballet background is required.  Must be available to teach Saturdays and be available to start in September. 

Please send resumes with a cover letter to:
Pacific Northwest Ballet School
Attn: Administrative Director
301 Mercer Street Seattle, WA 98109
Or email to

Certified Pilates Instructors

Pacific Northwest Ballet seeks Certified Pilates Instructors for its Eastside location. Immediate position available: Must be able to work late afternoons, early evenings, and some Saturdays. Dance experience is welcome but not necessary. Qualified and interested candidates should e-mail your resume to or fax to 206-441-2430, attention: Conditioning.

Volunteer and Get Involved

For information on volunteering for Pacific Northwest Ballet, visit our Get Involved page.

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