Houston, TX

Director of Human Resources

m/Oppenheim Executive Search is assisting the Houston Ballet in the search for a Director of Human Resources.  Please click to view the full position description or to nominate/apply.

Reporting to the Executive Director and CFO, and charged with critical responsibilities for payroll, staff training, performance assessment, contract negotiations and compliance with employment law, the Director of Human Resources must possess a balance of diplomacy, attention to detail, and an ability to collaborate productively with other members of the management and artistic teams.

Houston Ballet’s annual budget is over $34.5 million, including the renowned Houston Ballet Academy which trains close to 60% of the company’s dancers.  The company is supported by 172 full time and 100+ part time staff, dancers, musicians and artists reporting to either Executive Director James Nelson or Artistic Director Stanton Welch.  Houston Ballet’s home office, rehearsal & performance space are in the $46.6 million Center for Dance; while mainstage performances are presented in the state-of-the-art Wortham Theater Center shared by Houston Ballet and Houston Grand Opera.  The company is financially strong, with an $82.8m endowment and vigorous earned and contributed revenue streams.

We appreciate you sharing the position description with your network, and also any nominations you might have.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Dennis Hanthorn at info[at]moppenheim[dot]com.