The Marblehead Arts Association, located in the King Hooper Mansion at 8 Hooper Street in Marblehead, MA, is currently looking to fill the position of Executive Director. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is the senior management leader of the MAA and has responsibility for overseeing the daily operations, administration of the organization, execution of the strategic plan and support of the organization’s mission and objectives.
Along with the Board of Directors, the Executive Director creates and maintains a consistent vision for the MAA, and inspires others within and outside the board to promote the growth of the organization.
Essential duties include supporting the activities of the Board of Directors by:
· expanding revenue generating and fundraising activities with new and existing donors and resources
· increasing individual and business memberships and patron program
· direct involvement in strategic committees
· hiring, development and retention of staff
· external outreach by representing the MAA to the community at large
· support of the King Hooper Mansion facilities management
· assisting in volunteer coordination
· management of retail operations
This position, in conjunction with the Assistant Director, has a strong operational component. The Executive Director will be responsible for the daily operations of the MAA to include, but not exclusive to overseeing the artist exhibit calendar plus attendance at exhibit opening receptions, executive meetings, some committee meetings, fundraising events, etc. which may be on week nights and weekends.
High priority given to proven fundraising and donor relations/cultivation experience
BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
Non-profit management experience
Budgeting and financial management skills
Demonstrated ability to lead, manage, motivate, train and collaborate with staff, volunteers and other non-profit organizations
Knowledge of computer systems, database management and social media
Strong oral and written communication skills to include public speaking
High energy individual with the confidence to interact and connect with the public, staff, volunteers, donors, etc.
How To Apply:
Interested candidates should forward their resumes by Friday, September 16, 2016 to email@example.com or send to “Executive Director Search” at the Marblehead Arts Association, 8 Hooper Street, Marblehead, MA 01945
September 16, 2016