EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (Bosque Museum, Clifton TX)

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Bosque Museum, Clifton TX

Job Posting
Jun. 16, 2020

Job Title: Executive Director
Location: Bosque Museum, Clifton TX

Salard: $50,000-$60,000 (Full-time)
Position Type: Full or Part-Time

Contact: Dr. Leslie Bennett
Phone: 254-749-6907
Email: leslieubennett@gmail.com

Contact Address: PO Box 269 Clifton TX 76634

Bosque Museum website: www.bosquemuseum.org

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Oversee and direct the strategic plan as approved by the Board of Trustees
  • Develop and implement annual calendar of events and exhibits
  • Communicate both inside the organization and to the public
  • Promote the Bosque Museum
  • Serve as direct report to the Executive Committee of the Bosque Museum Board of Trustees for the proper administration of all policies and operations of the Museum
  • Supervise the day-to-day functioning and operations of the Bosque Museum and staff
  • Oversee the annual budget
  • Direct, assist, and participate in fundraising and grant writing

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • Experience with non-profit entities, management, and/or fundraising, and the discipline and operations of museums, historic sites, houses, etc. preferred

Preferred Skills

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and public relations skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Engaging and strong personality, one that leaves an impression and expresses itself
  • Grant writing
  • Technology applications and social media skills
  • Effective supervision skills

Additional Notes

Our Mission: The Bosque Museum is dedicated to protect and preserve Bosque County’s historic and prehistoric resources for the use, education, enjoyment and economic benefit of the public it serves.

Our Vision: As we become a nationally acclaimed museum through innovative programming, curatorial excellence, and an enriching visitor experience, we will work together to tell our unique stories and become the top destination in Bosque County.  Bosque Museum aspires to be essential to the cultural and educational life of Bosque County and north central Texas.

The Executive Director is the leader and the primary representative of the organization.  The Executive Director has the primary responsibility first and foremost to manage the improvement and growth of the Museum.  This position will handle or direct the day-to-day functioning of the Bosque Museum.  He/she will need a good balance of traditional business skills, including organization, marketing, accounting, basic business management and supervisory skills.  Effective communication to the Museum Board and officers, staff and public is essential to this position.  Providing new ideas concerning the Museum’s direction (including exhibits) is welcomed.