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    Former Freelancer - Assistant Coordinator in Park City, UT
    Former Freelancer - Assistant Coordinator in Park City, UT

    I worked at Sundance Institute (Less than a year)

    Recommends
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    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    This was such a fun place to work. A lot of young staff from all over the country.

    Cons

    There was never a clear set of deadlines, although I think that was a failure on my managers part, and not the company as a whole.

    Advice to Management

    Remember to thank the temp staff during the festival. They are the ones doing the dirty work so you can focus on your tasks and the festival as a whole! Otherwise, keep up the great work!


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    Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Sundance Institute (Los Angeles, CA) in December 2014.

    Interview

    I believe my interview was a bit unorthodox. I had an informal, hourlong "chat" that wasn't anything near an official interview with the department director. A month later, I had four, 1/2 hour long informational interviews with different departmental staff. The job description was not presented until another 7 weeks after that, along with a job offer.

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Website www.sundance.org
Headquarters Park City, UT
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 1981
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Since 1981, Sundance Institute has evolved to become an internationally-recognized nonprofit organization that actively advances the work of risk-taking storytellers worldwide. Originally founded by Robert Redford in the mountains of Sundance, Utah, Sundance Institute has always provided a space for independent artists to explore their stories free from commercial and... More

Mission: Sundance Institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the discovery and development of independent artists and audiences. Through its programs, the Institute seeks... More

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