Music Education Specialist | Perpich Center For Arts Education
The Music Education Specialist position will serve the Perpich Center as the primary professional specialist/coordinator in the area of music education. To provide statewide visionary arts leadership in music education to teachers, teaching artists, schools, arts organizations, and administrators to improve student achievement for all Minnesota students through arts education. Regularly assess needs of music educators and develop resources, tools, products and workshops to help meet identified needs. Serve as a consultant on the Minnesota Academic Standards and assist with curriculum and assessment development to meet state and district requirements.
Closing Date: 01/29/2018
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Assistant / Associate Director of Music Organizations for Audience Development | St. Olaf College
This position works for the Music Organizations Department, in partnership with Marketing & Communications (the position will office part-time in both Music Organizations and Marketing & Communications). To lead, develop and execute varied marketing efforts for the ensembles supported by Music Organizations, including traditional and emerging platforms, digital and social media, and grassroots efforts.  Full-time salaried position.

We are looking to hire one person at either the Assistant Director level or at the Associate Director level.  The level is determined by the amount of direct, relevant experience the person brings.

Position Open Until Filled
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Executive Director | Mankato Symphony Orchestra
The Orchestra is seeking a visionary steward who, under the direction of the board of directors, will collaborate with the Music Director to continue to grow the Orchestra artistically and financially. The Executive Director assumes responsibility for the management of all resources needed to achieve the orchestra’s mission. This position is responsible for overall day-to-day management of the Mankato Symphony’s administrative, marketing, public relations, fundraising, planning and development, financial operations, and other duties as assigned. The position reports to the Board of Directors through the board President.  

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Deadline: Sunday, March 11th 2018, 11:45pm

Director of Learning | The McKnight Foundation
Given that McKnight has a commitment to adaptive action and emergent learning, the new director of learning will help us cultivate a system of learning that supports programmatic coherence and leads our work to be more effective, credible, and relevant.

Minimum Education and Experience - Master’s degree in related field and a minimum of 7 years related full-time professional work experience of progressively responsible positions, including work as team leader or equivalent, or a combination of equivalent experience and training.

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Multimedia Storyteller | The McKnight Foundation
The multimedia storyteller will create and oversee the development of web and social media-friendly content. This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, versatile, digitally-savvy storyteller to advance critical ideas and insights. 

Required Education and Experience: In addition to knowledge, skills, and abilities requirements, the ideal candidate for this position will also possess a Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience and training. Additionally, 5-7 years relevant professional work experience in multi-media journalism, content marketing, or digital communications strongly preferred. 

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Fundraising and Audience Development Manager|CSB/SJU
The Fundraising and Audience Development Manager, reporting to the Director of Community Engagement, is responsible for connecting the mission of Fine Arts Programming (FAP) to current and new donors, sponsors, and audiences to ensure strong revenue, craft marketing strategy, and expand and deepen audiences. This position will work with the larger FAP team to provide research and assessment of community, market, and current audience that will inform the strategic direction of the Fine Arts Series in order to identify challenges, new partnerships, and growth areas. In response, this position will be responsible for developing multi-dimensional campaigns that are responsive to our diversity of programming and our central MN market and community. The Fundraising and Audience Development Manager will help write grants for Saint John's University and College of Saint Benedict in support of the Fine Arts Series performances and residency.

The position is Full Time Benefit eligible. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For complete job posting visit

Youth Design Artist Mentor | Boys and Girls Club of Central MN
The Youth Design Artist Mentor is responsible for the development, direction and management of the 2D/3D design program and will collaborate with the Youth Arts Initiative team to design and implement a rich arts program that includes, but is not limited to, youth-designed visual art, fashion, costuming, technical illustration, draping, pattern-making, sewing, and/or photography. This can also include performance art on the Club’s stage. The Artist Mentor is responsible for delivering quality arts programming shaped by active influence and input from youth participants, using high expectations, hands-on skill building, technology and culminating events.

  • Part-time, 25 hours per week (Club hours M-F 1 – 9 p.m. school year; noon – 6 p.m. summer)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience: Markers of success in 2D/3D arts, fashion and/or costuming

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DIRECTORS NEEDED  - Great Northern Theatre Company
If you’ve ever wanted GNTC to produce your favorite show, now is the time to get involved.  GNTC is always looking for directors for our next production.  As director, you choose the show and have the support of our Board and many volunteers to help you along the way.  It truly is a community effort and we need you to step forward to say you will help make it happen.   Applications are on our website.  Send in your application today!

Springboard for the Arts - Job Board
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