The Executive Director in conjunction with the Board of Directors, will champion programming and fundraising for the purpose of funding imaginative concerts, events and educational opportunities; offering creative new performing arts experiences; and initiating innovative collaborations and community engagement. The general responsibilities are: • Provide full oversight of all aspects of the organization, including but not limited to, programming, fundraising, finance, administration, marketing, community presence, operations, and property management. • Facilitate the long-term artistic budget and operating plan, including concert presentations, educational programs, and revenue- producing rental activities, as well as managing the organizational structure needed to maintain the facility at the highest caliber. • Act as the fundraising leader, including gifts, grants, sponsorships, endowments, capital campaigns, special projects and events. • Responsible for programming, artist relations, educational programs, and concert productions. • Develops the annual operating budget for the Whiting/Capitol and monitors performance to meet/exceed goals. • Develops and leads a dynamic staff to fulfill the organization’s overall mission.
To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume and professional references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Posting Expiration Date: 8/31/19
The Flint Cultural Center Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Candidates must be a strong, dynamic leader, articulate and passionate about the role of performing arts in building a community. They must demonstrate a high energy level, sense of humor, possess skills in diplomacy and tact, and a commitment to diversity of programming. Knowledge of Broadway, popular entertainers, music, dance, and family programming is important. Given the nature of the arts, there must be a willingness to work flexible a schedule, including extended work days and weekends. • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred • A minimum of ten years in a senior management position including the hiring, supervision, and development of staff • Experience in developing and administering budgets that encompass the management of resources and the reconciliation of competing needs in excess of available resources. • Good interpersonal skills, including listening, with demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups of people. Must have the ability to build teams, work as a team member, foster a cooperative work environment and maintain effective relationships. • Demonstrated project planning and management, time management, and priority setting skills. Ability to work successfully in a high stress environment, handling multiple tasks and projects simultaneously. Demonstrated history of on-time delivery of projects; project coordination; and anticipation of issues. • Communication skills that allow meaningful interactions with patrons, campus partners, potential donors, and the public to discuss ideas and solve problems with tact, courtesy and enthusiasm. • Experience in building a strategic plan and the ability to engage stakeholders in the strategic planning process • Experience in fundraising and grant development • Experience in programming a diverse season, handling contract negotiations for the shows, and oversight of productions • Experience managing a union contract • Experience developing and managing outreach and education programs and building partnerships with both K-12 schools and colleges • Knowledge of the community, the state, and Midwest cultural climate and audience trends • Experience working directly with a Board of Directors and Board committees
About Flint Cultural Center Corporation
The Flint Cultural Center Corporation is committed to making sure the Flint Cultural Center continues to be a vibrant and comfortable gathering place for everyone in our community by taking care of the campus grounds and buildings, coordinating Cultural Center campus-wide programs and events, and directly supporting its member organizations: The Sloan Museum, Longway Planetarium, The Whiting and The Capitol Theatre.
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