Applications are only accepted for positions listed.

Full-Time Opportunities:

Full-time employee benefits include health, dental, life and disability insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement plan; domestic partnership benefit; transit and parking programs; complimentary tickets and other discount programs. 

Vice President for Development

To apply or nominate an individual for this position, please contact:
Lee Kappelman
(202) 803-6674 or Applicants should include a resume and cover letter.

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

Major Gifts Officer, Education and Community Engagement Programs

Operations Coordinator, Civic Orchestra of Chicago

Part-Time Opportunities:

Part-time employee benefits include transit and parking programs; complimentary tickets and other discount programs.

Sales Associate

Internship Opportunities:

Artistic Intern (unpaid)

CSO Recording Intern (nonpaid)

Archives Intern (unpaid)

Other Opportunities at Symphony Center:

The following are postings for employment with vendors that are contracted by the CSO and thus only employable by those entities. These positions are not direct employment opportunities with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association. Please read the application instructions, found with each job description, carefully as they differ from those above.

Subscription Sales Associate

Telephone Fundraising Agents