Executive Director

Organization: Citizens for the Arts
Category: Executive
Type: Full-time

Executive Director

Mar 10, 2020

Citizens for the Arts in Pennsylvania Mission Statement:

Advocating for public policies and funding all to ensure the vibrant practice and appreciation of arts and culture across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Summary Description

The Executive Director’s responsibilities include the professional leadership and management of Citizens for the Arts in Pennsylvania.  The Executive Director works with the Board of Directors to develop, communicate, and execute a clear vision for the organization. From a tactical perspective, the Executive Director is charged with managing operations, processes and programs, developing and managing the budget, growing the organization by raising funds through both donations and grants, administering the membership program, and facilitating CFA/PA activities.  He/she acts as the organization’s representative in the community, statewide and on a national level to increase visibility and influence with legislators, stakeholders and other constituencies.  

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The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the job functions.  


Education and Experience