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Theodore Presser is one of the country’s oldest classical music publishers. Located in King of Prussia, PA, the company maintains its own production, editorial, performance promotion and licensing & copyright departments as well as a full-service print shop and a distribution center housing 6 million copies of music. 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:

Scanning Clerk

Theodore Presser Company is seeking full-time and part-time Scanning Clerks to scan sheet music and other documents. 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. This is a 4 to 6 month temporary position with the possibility of permanent employment and long-term growth opportunities for high performing individuals.

 

Our regular full-time hours are 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Part-time position is 15-25 hours a week with a flexible schedule. No prior work experience is required.

 

We are located near the King of Prussia Mall, minutes from I-76, PA turnpike, 422 and 202 and right by a bus stop.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare all documents for efficient entry into document imaging system
  • Produce digital copies of documents for retention purposes
  • Organize scanned documents on network drives as instructed
  • Upload of documents into databases
  • Maintain high degree of quality control and validation of the completed work
  • Organize filing cabinets/archives
  • Maintain record of documents to be purged
  • Complete other related duties and projects

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good computer skills
  • Ability to get along well with others in a team environment
  • Knowledge of music (for example the ability to read sheet music) highly preferred but not required

Whether you are coming back into the workforce after a break, a student looking for a part-time job early or late in the day to accommodate your class schedule or an active musician looking to learn more about music publishing or earn some extra income, this position is great for anyone looking for flexible work, full-time or part-time, in a non-stressful and friendly environment.
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter.

Summer Job - Order Filler and Book Assembler

No prior work experience is required. Only basic English skills required. We are located near the King of Prussia Mall, minutes from I-76, PA turnpike, 422 and 202 and right by a bus stop.

Responsibilities include:

  • Picking and packing customer orders – no heavy lifting required
  • Scanning and packing items for customer orders
  • Counting inventory
  • Other warehousing duties as necessary

Requirements:

  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to get along well with others in a team environment
  • Good organizational skills
  • Basic knowledge of (classical) music a plus, but not required

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@presser.com. Please specify whether you are looking for full-time or part-time work.

Graduate Internship

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:

  • Production
  • Rental
  • Promotion
  • Customer Service
  • Royalties

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 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 jobs@presser.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).

Internship Program

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 jobs@presser.com. 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.

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