Employment Opportunities


  • have a passion for the arts
  • have an enthusiastic, professional attitude
  • are a team player
  • believe quality really does matter
  • are creative and self-motivated
  • can communicate effectively

- we want you!


Please state which position you are interested in. All resumes will be kept for a maximum of three (3) months. Only those we are interested in interviewing will be contacted. All submissions are strictly confidential.

For further questions regarding employment opportunities at the Stratford Festival please contact Nancy Altenburg Human Resource Manager at resumes@stratfordfestival.ca.

Current Openings

Education Coordinator

 The Education Department of the Stratford Festival is seeking an energetic, self-motivated and highly organized individual to join our team in the role of Education Coordinator in full time, permanent capacity. Reporting to the Director of Education, you will be responsible for organizing, coordinating and executing education and enrichment programs. You will organize &/or conduct workshops, courses, presentations, conferences and ancillary events relating to the Festival playbill. In addition, the Coordinator will take leadership on developing and executing the digital connection between the Festival and the teachers and students that it serves. Activities in this realm will include researching and writing of copy for Stratford Festival publications and web content. You will be responsible for curating the Education web pages (in collaboration with the Marketing Manager, Digital) and creating digital study guides and resources. You will also be responsible for providing support for marketing initiatives to develop student audiences for the films. The digital initiatives will involve liaising with Archives staff and with digital media coordinators in school boards. more...

Social Marketing Coordinator- 1 year contract

 Reporting to the Digital Marketing Manager, this role involves management of integrated social marketing campaigns and the Festival’s online community to drive conversions, revenue, membership and audience engagement. The Coordinator will drive strategic social marketing initiatives, create content, deploy promos/offers, investigate new social media platforms, carry out competitive bench-marking and report and analyze detailed social media statistics. This position will work collaboratively with multiple internal stakeholders to coordinate projects and implement strategies. more...

Intermediate Developer, Application Development & Analytics department

This position plays an integral role within the Application Development and Analytics team. You are required to be a detail oriented and organized analytical thinker to design, develop, maintain and troubleshoot software applications and operations throughout the organization.

You must have a solid understanding of the following programs; .NET/ASP.NET (C#) development using Visual Studio; HTML, CSS, JQuery; responsive design concepts; user interface design; MS SQL Server 2008/2012 (T-SQL); data modeling; performance monitoring & tuning; content management systems.

Junior Accountant - Finance department

Reporting to the Comptroller you will be expected to assist with the daily operations within the Finance department. Your responsibilities will include account reconciliations and analysis; management of accounts receivable and collections; preparation of reports for both internal and government departments; assist with preparation for year-end audit, assist with internal control procedures and evaluations; and assist with vacation coverage within the Finance department when required.