JOB DESCRIPTION: Executive Director, Starkville Area Arts Council
The Starkville Area Arts Council is seeking an energetic, experienced and innovative fulltime Executive Director to lead the organization through the next phase of its development. This position offers an excellent opportunity to lead a dynamic and evolving arts organization located in Starkville, MS.
The ED is responsible for strategic leadership, planning and outreach; supervision of volunteers and/or staff; fundraising and grantsmanship; and management of day-to-day operations. Other duties: financial management as chief fiscal officer; marketing and branding programs, events and the organization; developing and overseeing programs and services; advocacy and awareness.
The ED reports to the President of the Council and works in partnership with the organization’s board of directors, and leads and directs the organization to achieve its mission to build a strong, creative, connected community through the arts.
SAAC offers a reasonable salary, flexibility, independence and an opportunity to lead a thriving organization to an even higher level.
Applications must be received by April 15, 2016. Candidate interviews will be scheduled in early May. Resumes may be sent to SAAC Attn Jon Turner 101 S. Lafayette St, Suite 18 Starkville, MS 39759 or electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org attention Jon Turner