Theodore Presser is one of the country’s oldest classical music publishers. Located in Malvern, PA, the company maintains its own production, editorial, performance promotion and licensing & copyright departments as well as a full-service print shop. We also assist many orchestras, ensembles and universities throughout the world with our music rental and custom print departments.
We are currently hiring for the following positions:
Theodore Presser Company is seeking a full time Book Assembler to work the evening shift (4:00pm-12:00 Midnight) in our print-shop. As one of the oldest music publishing companies in the country representing many prestigious American composers, we are large enough to be a leader in the industry yet small enough for each employee to make a difference. Still growing with a tight-knit team and a pleasant working environment, we are looking for motivated individuals with high energy and positive attitudes and also offer long-term growth opportunity for high performing individuals.
We are located in the Great Valley Corporate Center, minutes from the PA Turnpike and Rt.202.
Assembling sheet music books both manually and using booklet-making equipment
Counting assembled books
Shrink-wrapping assembled books
Updating excel spreadsheets to reflect assembly status
Other print-shop duties as necessary
High School Diploma
Basic math skills and number matching ability
Basic computer skills
Good attention to detail
Ability to work independently
Good organizational skills
Knowledge of music (for example the ability to read sheet music) preferred but not required
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com
Theodore Presser Company is seeking a Sales Administrator. The ideal candidate is intelligent, dynamic and has a familiarity with classical and/or educational music.
As one of the oldest music publishing companies in America, Theodore Presser publishes educational and contemporary classical music. Large enough to be a leader in the industry yet small enough for each employee to make a difference, the company is still growing with a tight-knit team and a pleasant working environment.
Processing customer orders by entering them into business management software (MS Dynamics NAV)
Digital asset and inventory maintenance and troubleshooting
Delivering optimal customer service through professionalism and product knowledge
Various support functions for Sales team as needed
Reports to Sales Manager
BA/BS degree preferred, major/minor in music related fields a plus
Knowledge/background in classical and/or educational music is essential
High attention to detail for data entry and order processing
Superior time-management skills
Superior organization and follow up skills to ensure responsibilities and goals are met within defined deadlines
Comfortable in a changing environment, with multitasking and with learning new systems and processes
Proactive and creative problem solving skills
Ability to prioritize and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently and on own initiative
Effective communication skills: active listening skills and a cheerful, friendly and courteous demeanor
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
Familiarity with databases/ERPs a plus
Entry-level compensation. Excellent benefits package offered after 3 months of full-time employment.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter including salary requirements to Edita Pesa at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be specific about your knowledge of/background in music in your cover letter.
Theodore Presser Company is looking for an intern who is a recent graduate or graduate student and has time to work 3-4 days per week on projects in various departments. This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge and experience in the music publishing industry.
As one of the oldest music publishing companies in America, Theodore Presser Company publishes educational and contemporary classical music. Large enough to be a leader in the industry yet small enough for each employee to make a difference, the company is still growing with a tight-knit team and a pleasant working environment.
Interns may work on projects in the following departments:
Strong music background is essential (ability to read sheet music notation)
Experience with music notation software a plus
Strong analytical skills and advanced skills in MS Excel
Strong organization skills and attention to detail
Proactive and creative problem solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Comfortable with multitasking and with learning new systems and processes
This is a paid internship ($8 per hour). A successful internship may lead to a full-time position if an opening becomes available in the future.
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com. In your cover letter, please include whether you can read music notation as well as your availability (during regular business hours, Mon-Fri, 9-5).
Theodore Presser Company is offering students or recent graduates the opportunity to enhance their resume with real work experience. This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge and experience in the music publishing industry.
We are always looking for students to intern during the school year (summer, fall and spring semesters). Interns may work as many hours as they wish, with a minimum of 15-20 hours a week. Summer internships can be up to full-time (20-40 hours a week) for a minimum of 6 weeks (dates are flexible). Interns will receive a stipend of $4.00 an hour. If applicable, this internship can also be used for college credit.
Successful candidates will be motivated and passionate about (classical) music and the arts, experienced in Microsoft Office applications (i.e. Excel and Word), possess excellent communication skills and the ability to learn new projects and procedures quickly. While candidates do not need to be a music student some tasks require the ability to read music notation.
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter in which you should refer to your background in/knowledge of music to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also include your availability during regular business hours (Mon-Fri, 9:00-5:00). We are looking for someone to start immediately.
Candidates responding to job postings must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States.