Executive Director

Company Name: 

Museum Search and Reference


45 Hardy Road
Londonderry, NH 03053

Contact Name: 

Marilyn Hoffman





Job Description: 

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) seeks an Executive Director to lead the next chapter of the Center’s development. The 12,000 sq. ft. Toshiko Mori-designed building includes 5,500 sq. ft. of galleries dedicated to exhibitions of contemporary art by artists connected to Maine. There is a staff of 8 plus 6 seasonal part-time, an annual budget of $700,000. The Board seeks an Executive Director with deep knowledge in contemporary art, museum/art-center best practices, exhibition programming and curation. They seek a visionary leader, creative risk-taker and networker with solid management and fundraising skills to grow support, expand membership and audiences. Build on the significant national reputation of the Center and establish lasting bridges between the artists of Maine and the contemporary art world. Minimum 5 years’ experience in a senior leadership role in an art museum or art center. Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, Master’s degree preferred, or equivalent experience. Competitive salary and benefits. For more information and full qualifications/how to apply: searchandref@museum-search.com at: https://museum-search.com/open-searches/. Deadline: July 20, 2020. EOE. Nominations welcome.