Managing Director

  • Deadline / Program Start: 2023-01-23
  • Organization: George Street Playhouse
  • Organization Type: Performance/Presenting Facility
  • Career Type: Management
  • Grant / Salary: $200,000 to $225,000
  • Location: New Brunswick, NJ
  • Primary Discipline: Theatre (non-musical)
  • Recurring: Array
  • URL: Link

Position Summary
Working in full partnership with the Artistic Director and reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Managing Director will co-lead one of New Jersey’s most vibrant cultural institutions ensuring programmatic and operational integrity, sustainability, and excellence. The Managing Director will support the Artistic Director’s vision of developing, producing, and presenting work that sets new standards of artistic innovation and production excellence and develops deep relationships with diverse audiences. This individual will commit to equity, inclusion, and diversity and translate these principles into action throughout the organization. The Managing Director will have oversight of all administrative operations, including GSP’s fundraising, marketing, finance, human resources, facilities, and IT departments. This collaborative leader will co-lead the education department with the Artistic Director and will build a culture of artistic excellence, financial stability, safety, and well-being reflecting GSP’s mission and values. They will excel at overcoming challenges and building internal relationships while also serving as one of GSP’s primary external ambassadors. The Managing Director will monitor and manage the organization’s financial health and fortify fundraising strategies to build contributed revenue. The successful candidate will create an organizational culture of teamwork, accountability, and trust characterized by proactive decision making, open communication, and strategic fiscal management.
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