Oportunidad de voluntariado
Oportunidad de voluntariado publicado por: The Boston New Music Initiative, Inc.
Publicado el: 31/12/2012
The Boston New Music Initiative, Inc. seeks a qualified volunteer candidate for the position of Executive Director within the organization. This position will begin on or around March 15, 2013 and run through May 2014. The position typically runs annually from August through May and is renewable by mutual consent. Review of applicants shall begin on February 1, 2013. This position is an excellent opportunity for an aspiring arts administration professional to gain valuable and significant experience in a rapidly-growing non-profit music corporation.
Director positions are volunteer positions by default, but a stipend may be provided pending available budget and approval by the Board of Directors. As the organization does not maintain a physical office location, many responsibilities can be performed online and with a flexible schedule. College credit for internships may be available depending upon each school's internship requirements.
Description: Reporting to the President of the Organization, the Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the Organization's day-to-day operations while continuously promoting and protecting the Organization's mission. S/he is appointed by the Board of Directors to a one-year term, renewable by mutual consent. The Executive Director functions as the point-of-contact for the Organization, and should have significant experience in arts administration. S/he should also fully support and endorse the Organization's mission and current and long-term goals. Specific responsibilities include:
Public Face of the Organization
Qualifications: Strong interpersonal, internal, and external communication skills required. Ability to correspond quickly, effectively, and respectfully via phone, email, or in person is a necessity. Experience in working with budgets, concert planning, volunteer management, and arts administration preferred. Applicants should be organized and efficient, and able to work independently and proactively. Strong computer skills are required, including an ability to work with or quickly gain a working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google Apps. Candidates should also have a strong awareness of and support for the Organization's mission and current and long-term goals.
How to Apply: Interested applicants should send a letter stating interest in the Organization in general and the Executive Director position in particular, qualifications and relevant experience, and three professional references, along with a résumé or CV to Danielle Vitullo, Director of Operations, at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: "Executive Director search."
Apply By: February 8, 2013
Salary: Volunteer position will become a stipended position beginning in August 2013; terms of the stipend will be dependent upon approval from Board of Directors and available budget. College credit may also be available depending upon each school's internship requirements. Other benefits include gaining valuable professional experience in arts administration, working with a team of experienced and respected professionals in a 501(c)(3) non-profit music organization, networking with prominent members of the industry, and name recognition in the international new music community.
Date Posted: January 1, 2013
About This Organization: The Boston New Music Initiative, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to maintaining an international network of composers, performers, conductors, directors, and champions of music in order to generate new music concerts, compositions, collaborations, and commissions. Incorporated in 2010, the organization aims to advance the careers of its members in the field of new music by serving as a resource for networking, professional development, commissioning, collaboration, and programming.