The Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum, a nonprofit 501(c)3, is seeking an Executive Director. This person will be assisting in the daily operations and management of the museum and will oversee the collections care, exhibit development, educational program development, and management and administrative duties.
Duties Assigned Include:
Maintains the Re:discovery collections database
Manages ingoing and outgoing loans, donations, and accessioning
Oversees the care of all collection and archival artifacts
Researches, writes, designs, and implements all museum exhibits
Oversees the care of all exhibits
Researches, writes, and implements all educational programs
Markets educational programs with the Volunteer Coordinator and Events Manager
Manages instructor staff
Work with Volunteer Coordinator and Events Manager to plan, promote, and implement special events throughout the year
Develops and manages annual budgets with the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum Board
Manages Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum staff
Serves as the point of contact between the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum Board and staff
Writes and manages project-based grants
Manages day to day operations of the Museum
Runs reports to analyze patterns in admissions and sales
Manages front desk when needed
Represents the museum at various programs and events
Other duties as assigned.
This position reports directly to the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum Board.
4-year degree, Masters Degree preferred
Excellent organization and time management skills
Demonstrated leadership skills, creative and enterprising, detail oriented, confident collaborative, high energy, sociable, multi-tasker, ability to inspire others.
Ability to work weekends
Ability to lift 50 pounds
Interest in history and agriculture a plus
How to Apply:
Applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Katie Jones, Museum Director, Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum, at firstname.lastname@example.org
The position remains open until filled.
Qualified candidates submit cover letter, resume, and (3) professional references.
Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum
21668 Heritage Farm Lane Sterling, VA 20164