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Wanderlust Market


At the Wanderlust Market you can experience cultures from around the world without leaving Houston. No flights are needed to discover international foods, textiles, artisan products, and experiences representing countries from all over the world. Explore the world with us at the Wanderlust Market in Houston, Texas on Sunday, October 21st from 11am to 4pm. 

When:
Oct 21, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday Time & Price:
Free
Location:
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Wanderlust Market

Address:
2120 Ella Blvd
77008 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
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Upcoming Events


East End Street Fest 2018


Telemundo Houston invites you to have fun as a family at the East End Outdoor Festival. We will have the music of the winners of the GRAMMY Flaco Jimenez and Augie Meyers and The Glass, the Rock in Spanish band + many more music groups that you will enjoy to the fullest. Listen to them this October 20 at the East End Street Fest. Entry totally FREE!

When:
Oct 20, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
12:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday Time & Price:
Free
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Event Type: 

East End Street Fest 2018

Address:
2800 Navigation Blvd
77003-1236 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Hours:


2800 Navigation Blvd, Houston, TX 77003-1236

Upcoming Events


1940 Air Terminal Museum

Address:
8325 Travelair Street
77061 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Telephone:
(713) 454-1940
Hours:



ABOUT:
A visit to the Museum also affords a front row vantage point to Hobby Airport's diverse airport operations. Between airline traffic, business aviation and frequent fixed wing and rotary wing general aviation traffic, the Museum has an air show every day. The entire ground floor of the historic Terminal is occupied by the Museum. The restoration of the upper floors, including the observation decks and the tower cab, is pending. Our campus has expanded to include the recently restored 1928 Carter Field Airmail Hangar.

LOCATION:
Located at 8325 Travelair Street, Houston, Texas 77061, on the west side of Hobby Airport, just east of Telephone Road. 

HOURS:
The Museum is open 10-5 Tuesday through Saturday, and 1-5 on Sunday afternoons. 

ADMISSION:
Regular admission is $5 for adults and $3 for kids ages 12-5. Kids 4 and under are free. The Museum also offers free admission for Museum Members, active duty members of the military, law enforcement and fire fighters.

The Terminal and Hangar are being restored and operated by the Houston Aeronautical Heritage Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Sawyer Flea


Come out for a free outdoor market featuring the best in artisan goods, food, jewelry, candles, soap, and more. 

When:
Oct 20, 2018
Cost:
Free
Time:
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday Time & Price:
Free
Location:
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Launch HTX

Address:
701 Avenida De Las Americas
77010 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Hours:


LAUNCH is a pop-up boutique sponsored by Houston First to showcase Houston's diverse and talented creative community in design and fashion.



Theta Charity Antiques Show

One of the preeminent charity antiques show in the nation, featuring nearly 70 exhibitors and benefiting 8 local charities

Now in its 66th year, the Theta Charity Antiques Show is one of the preeminent charity antiques shows in the country, with proceeds benefitting deserving local charities. The 2018 Show—which focuses on the timeless beauty of botanicals—brings together nearly 70 exhibitors and features fine art, furniture, and decor spanning a wide variety of design styles and time periods. Visitors can experience the Show in full bloom by taking expert-led walks through the exhibition space, browsing curated collections of antiques and artisan-made items for the home, and attending talks and book signings by renowned designers (Ashley Woodson Bailey, James Farmer, Suzanne Kasler, Miles Redd and Carolyne Roehm). Visit www.thetacharityantiquesshow.com for more information. 



Proceeds from the 2018 Theta Charity Antiques Show support the Texas Children's Cancer & Hematology Centers, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens/The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Child Advocates, Inc., the Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation, Arrow Child & Family Ministries — Freedom Place, Martha's Way — CCSC, Second Servings, and Small Steps Nurturing Center.

When:
Nov 16, 2018 to Nov 18, 2018
Friday, November 16, 2018 Schedule: 10 a.m. Exhibits Open 10:30 a.m. A Conversation and Book Signing with Designer Miles Redd 1:00 p.m. Designer Walk with Randy Powers 1:00 p.m. Art Walk with Melissa Grobmeyer 2:00 p.m. A Conversation and Book Signing with Designer Suzanne Kasler 6:00 p.m. Exhibits Close Saturday, November 17, 2018 Schedule: 10 a.m. Exhibits Open 10:30 a.m. A Conversation and Book Signing with Designer  Carolyne Roehm 1:00 p.m. Designer Walk with Courtnay Elias 1:00 p.m. Art Walk with Sarah Foltz 2:00 p.m. A Conversation with Ashley Woodson Bailey 4:00 p.m. Designer Walk with Courtney Hill Fertitta 6:00 p.m. Exhibits Close Sunday, November 18, 2018 Schedule: 11 a.m. Designer Walk and Book Signing with James Farmer 12 p.m. Exhibits Open 1:00 p.m. Conversation and Book Signing with James Farmer 3:00 p.m. Designer Walk with Hallie Henley Sims 6:00 p.m. Exhibits Close
Cost:
$20 in advance; $25 at the door.
Time:
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Friday Time & Price:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday Time & Price:
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday Time & Price:
12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Mercury Chamber Orchestra - Business Manager

Mercury Chamber Orchestra seeks a full-time business manager to join our team!

 

Title:                         Business Manager

Reports to:             Executive Director

Compensation:     Commensurate with experience and qualifications; includes benefits and health insurance

Position type:        Full-time

 

The Organization

 

Founded in 2000, Mercury has achieved phenomenal growth over the last decade, presenting over 30 performances each season, reaching more than 20,000 audience members each year through our distinctive concert series, community events, school outreach and recording projects. Under the artistic leadership of Antoine Plante, Mercury serves the community by celebrating the power of music, Baroque and beyond, by teaching, sharing and performing with passion, intimacy and excellence. Mercury has an administrative team of six full-time employees and two part-time employees. Our annual operating budget is $1.6 million.  

 

The Business Manager Position

 

The Business Manager is responsible for organizing and coordinating office operations and procedures to ensure day to day effectiveness and efficiency in Mercury’s work to advance its mission in the Houston community. The position includes responsibilities in accounting functions, human resource processes, systems and office management, and executive assistance.  


 

Key Duties and Responsibilities

 

Financial Management

 

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Manage all aspects of day to day bookkeeping and accounting processes including: accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank deposits, journal entries, and cash management.

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Execute bi-monthly payroll activities using a third-party payroll company.

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Perform annual 1099 reporting process for vendors and contractors.

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Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reports, including standard financial reports, budget vs. actual reports and grant-specific financial reports.

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Work closely with outside CPA to execute month-end closing procedures, reconciliations, and postings. 

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Coordinate with outside CPA in preparation of year-end IRS 990 filings.

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Support Executive Director in development and analysis of annual organization budget.

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Support Executive Director and Development Staff in producing grant proposal budgets.

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Maintain accounting procedures and policies and systems of internal controls to ensure the integrity of all financial systems.

 

Personnel

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Prepare paperwork and assist with the onboarding of all new employees.

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Train new employees on system details, office functions, and organizational policies and procedures.

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Manage company health plan and employee benefit programs, and maintain all personnel files.

 

Administration and Executive Assistance

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Ensure effective and efficient office functions by managing and maintaining equipment contracts, lease agreements, operating system procedures, adequate office supply orders, and organizational calendar guidelines.  

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Assist Executive Director in planning and scheduling Board meetings and Committee meetings and distribute meeting agendas and materials.

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Assist Executive Director with scheduling and follow-up for individual meetings with Board, Staff and Donors as well as arrangements for business travel and other project management needs.

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Provide concert and event support as assigned.

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Organize and maintain institutional records and documents.

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Perform non-routine tasks requiring strong judgement and initiative.

 

Qualifications

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Bachelor’s degree; business administration or finance preferred.

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Two or more years work experience in a bookkeeping/accounting function; non-profit organization preferred.

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Excellent Quickbooks and Excel skills, including all normal accounting transactions, GL management, budgeting, and reporting.

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Exceptional organizational skills with ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks with an acute attention to detail and good judgement.

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Emotional maturity, professionalism, and the ability to be discrete and maintain confidentiality without exception.

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Natural ability to work independently and in a fast-paced, team environment.

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Strong communication and problem-solving skills. 

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Willingness to work weekend and evening hours for concerts and events.


Interested candidates should submit a letter of application describing interest and qualifications, resume, salary history, and three references to: jobs@mercuryhouston.org.  No calls please.  


 

 

Mercury Chamber Orchestra
3100 Timmons Lane, Suite 201
Houston, TX 77027

713-533-0080

mercuryhouston.org

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The Studio HTX

Address:
2001 Commerce Street
77002 Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Telephone:
832-961-9008
Hours:


The Studio HTX is a unique venue that offers natural light with a vintage industrial build. With original cement floors and white painted walls, the Studio HTX is perfect for all of Houston's visionary professionals to get their creative juices flowing! 



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PO BOX 66494
Houston, TX 77266-6494


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