Summerhays Educational Representatives provide services for and maintain relationships with music teachers in a designated territory. The full-time Wind or String Specialist Reps provide clinics for public string teachers, as well as assist public and private teachers in their territory to grow and improve their programs. The string specialist will regularly utilize their musical skills to aid educators in a wide variety of situations. In addition to providing educational assistance, the String Specialist Educational Representative provides students and teachers with experiences and information about the superior instruments provided by Summerhays Music. Founded in 1936, Summerhays Music is the oldest and most established band and orchestra store in Utah. Summerhays has consistently been recognized as a NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) top 100 Music dealer for many years
- Develop and Maintain professional relationships with music teachers in a designated territory
- Assist teachers through various means including offering educational clinics in your area of expertise, picking up and deliver instruments for repair, and providing competitive pricing on superior instruments
- Provide students with impactful experiences playing on high quality instruments
- Follow up on teacher requests, and provide consistent, reliable support
- Follow through on appropriate purchasing procedure for schools within assigned territory
- Coordinate instrument rental events, frequently occurring after store hours, and sometimes resulting in 50+ hour workweeks during peak season
- Collaborate and strategize to improve territory performance
- Advanced level performing experience on an orchestral or band string instrument
- Ability to communicate effectively in face-to-face conversation, email, text, and phone calls
- Driver’s license and clean driving record required
- Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required
- Able to lift items up to 50 lbs.
About Summerhays Music Center
Founded in 1936, Summerhays Music is the oldest and most established band and orchestra music store in Utah. Summerhays has been recognized as a NAMM(National Association of Music Merchants) top 100 Music dealer.