Executive and Artistic Director
Deertrees Theatre announces the opening of our search for a new Executive and Artistic Director to lead the theater into its 85th Anniversary season in 2021. Please send letter of interest, resume, and three references by electronic means to firstname.lastname@example.org. Interviews will be held virtually, but tours of the theater may be arranged by request. Deadline for applications is November 15, 2020.
The Executive and Artistic Director (EAD), employed by the Board of Directors (BOD), oversees the administration, programming, and strategic plan of the theater. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing, and community outreach. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors.
Board Governance: The EAD works with the BOD to fulfill the theater's mission as delineated in the theater's mission statement. S/he communicates closely and effectively with the BOD to provide information needed in a timely manner for effective decision making.
Financial Performance and Viability: The EAD ensures the financial health of the organization through sound fiscal management, fundraising, and development. S/he:
Salary and Benefits
Commensurate with experience and other qualifications. The EAD is expected to reside within commuting distance of the theater and attend all concerts and events during the 10 week summer performance season. Part time duties may be performed remotely during the remainder of the contract year.