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Job Description

The Executive Director (ED) bears responsibility for all aspects of Cultural Trust operations and programs under the direction of the New Jersey Cultural Trust Board.  Responsibilities include carrying out all board actions and policies; hiring and supervision of staff when applicable; coordinating strategic planning; preparing for all board and committee meetings; maintaining signatory authority on behalf of the Board; executing contracts; monitoring all awards and contracts; providing assistance and support to constituents; serving as a central contact for inquiries about NJCT grant programs; making public appearances and presentations on behalf of the Trust; coordinating public communications; spearheading development and marketing functions; preparing budgets and securing the annual audit (when required); acting as the liaison to the Department of State, making such reports as are required to the Secretary of State, the Governor, and the Legislature; and maintaining communications between the Trust and the recommending agencies. The ED also manages the administration of the Cultural Trust’s grant program in SAGE, the state’s System for Administering Grants Electronically.

Requirements

Education

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree; Advanced degree preferred.

Experience

A minimum of five (5) year’s experience in non-profit management, business management, philanthropy, development, or a related field.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and familiarity with online database programs.
  • Strong writing and communication skills are required, as is experience in project and time management.

Application Information

Applicants should submit a cover letter with announcement number STA 2021- 033 in the subject, resume, transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable) and employment application (employment application can be found here) https://www.nj.gov/state/assets/pdf/employment/hr-application.pdf by close of business (5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time) on November 10, 2021 to [email protected]

The New Jersey Department of State is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Details

Organization/Company: New Jersey Cultural Trust
Website: https://www.nj.gov/state/culturaltrust/index.shtml
Location: New Jersey
Deadline: November 10, 2021
How to Apply: Applicants should submit a cover letter with announcement number STA 2021- 033 in the subject, resume, transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable) and employment application (employment application can be found here) https://www.nj.gov/state/assets/pdf/employment/hr-application.pdf by close of business (5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time) on November 10, 2021 to [email protected]