EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR | Southwest MN Arts Council
The Executive Director is the chief executive officer for the organization and is responsible to the Board of Directors for the overall management of SMAC’s operations.  The Executive Director provides leadership to the board and staff in developing, articulating, and achieving a vision for the organization as one of 11 legislatively mandated regional arts councils serving the State of Minnesota.

-Implement the strategic goals and objectives of the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council.
-Enable the Board, with the assistance of the Board Chair, to fulfill its governance function.
-Give direction and leadership toward the achievement of the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council’s philosophy, mission, strategy and annual goals and objectives.

Reports to: Southwest Minnesota Arts Council Board of Directors

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Executive Director |Arrowhead Regional Arts Council
The Arrowhead Regional Arts Council (ARAC), headquartered in Duluth, MN, is seeking a dynamic leader to serve in the role of Executive Director.
The Executive Director is responsible for providing direction and leadership toward the achievement of the Arrowhead Regional Arts Council’s vision and mission to facilitate and encourage local arts development.
ARAC is one of eleven regional arts councils in Minnesota that uses public and private funding to support the arts throughout the state. Geographically, ARAC is the largest of the eleven regions and serves a robust arts and cultural economy of $83.3 million dollars a year.
General responsibilities for the new Executive Director include leading the organization’s professional staff, oversight of grant program administration, financial oversight and data reporting to the Minnesota State Arts Board and The McKnight Foundation, and serves as staff liaison with the Forum of Regional Arts Councils of Minnesota, the Minnesota State Arts Board, and The McKnight Foundation.

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Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes a benefit package. If you wish to apply, please send a cover letter and your resume to
Application deadline is Sunday, April 23, 2017

Fashion Design Artist Mentor |Boys & Girls Clubs of Central MN
Under general supervision of the Unit Director, the Youth Fashion Design Artist Mentor is considered a professional, practicing teaching artist and is responsible for the development, direction and management of Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Minnesota Youth Fashion Design program. The Artist Mentor will collaborate with the Youth Arts Initiative team to design and implement a rich Fashion Design program focused on youth-designed fashion, technical illustration, draping, pattern-making, construction, sewing and computer-aided design. The Artist Mentor is responsible for delivering youth centric arts programming shaped with active, real-time influence and input of youth participants on program content and approach. Programming must hold youth to high expectations, provide hands-on skill building with current, professional technology, engage key stakeholders and culminate with high-profile public events.

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Box Office Coordinator
The Paramount Center for the Arts is currently seeking candidates for a Box Office Coordinator position. The Box Office Coordinator will oversee the overall operations of the sales and ticketing division for the daytime and evening operations at the Paramount Center for the Arts.  This role includes oversight of the Patron Ticketing System, providing for recruitment, training and scheduling of all box office personnel. The Box Office Coordinator will supervise a team of approximately 8-12 agents, leading by example at all times and providing the highest level of customer service to all patrons and guests.

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Please submit electronically, a complete resume along with a letter of interest to Bob Johnson, Executive Director, Paramount Center for the Arts.

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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!

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