President

Company Name: 

Museum Search & Reference

Address: 

45 Hardy Road
Londonderry, NH 03053

Contact Name: 

Scott Stevens

Phone: 

6034327929

Email: 

Searchandref@museum-search.com

Job Description: 

Strawbery Banke Museum (SBM) illuminates four centuries of life in a historic seaside neighborhood in Portsmouth, NH. SBM seeks an inspiring president at an opportune time. Its finances are stable and its historic structures in good condition. A $25 million capital campaign is nearing conclusion, and the city will celebrate its 400th anniversary in 2023. The new president will build on SBM’s success by helping develop and realize a new strategic plan. Qualifications: B.A. in US history or a related subject, MA in museum studies or public history, or the equivalent in education and experience; five+ years successful management of a museum or department; passion for New England history; broad knowledge of museum and historic site interpretation; demonstrated leadership skills; effective financial management; record of fundraising. SBM is a prominent player in Portsmouth, a charming town near the sea with a lively cultural scene, an hour’s drive from Boston or the White Mountains. For full job profile, visit www.museum-search.com An EA/EO employer, SBM encourages candidates with diverse backgrounds to apply. Email cover letter, résumé, salary requirement, and names of 3 references with contact information by October 8, 2022 to: Scott Stevens, Senior Search Consultant, Museum Search & Reference at: SearchandRef@museum-search.com.