Full-Time Job Executive Director
The Maryland Symphony Orchestra, Elizabeth Schulze, Music Director, seeks a dynamic individual for the full-time position of Executive Director.
Now finishing its 35th anniversary season, the MSO is the premier professional orchestra serving western Maryland and parts of Virginia, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. With a $1.5 million budget, the orchestra presents five classical cycles (two performances of each), two Pops programs, two “Home for the Holidays” concerts, the annual, free, outdoor “Salute to Independence” concert on the Antietam National Battlefield, and runouts to Wisp Resort and Frostburg State University in western Maryland. In addition, the MSO works in partnership with the Washington County Public Schools to present a wide range of educational programs. The MSO has a full-time staff of five and one part-time Office/Finance Manager.
The MSO performs at the recently renovated Maryland Theatre (1270 seats) in downtown Hagerstown; the town is located approximately 70 miles west of Baltimore and 70 miles northwest of Washington, DC.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for and knowledge of orchestral music and at least five years of senior level management of an orchestra or similar organization. S/he will be responsible and accountable for all aspects of the organization to the President of the MSO and to the Board of Directors, and will manage the human and financial resources of the orchestra in order to achieve the orchestra’s mission. S/he is responsible for all aspects of planning, fundraising, external relations, marketing/pr, education and general operations. The candidate will have excellent communication, writing and interpersonal skills.
Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please submit a cover letter that describes your interest and qualifications for the position, include your resume, professional references and salary history/requirements no later than Friday, June 16 to:
Maryland Symphony Orchestra
30 W. Washington Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740
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|• Job Title:||Executive Director|
|• Job Type:||Full-Time Job|
|• Employer:||Maryland Symphony Orchestra, Inc.|
|• Location:||Hagerstown, Maryland, United States|