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Executive Director

  • April 22, 2021 11:13 AM
    Message # 10339001

    Queens Historical Society (QHS) is looking for an experienced museum professional to serve as the Executive Director. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director will serve as a forward-thinking, innovative, and creative chief executive officer with overall responsibility for the execution of the Society’s mission. The Executive Director will be committed to museum excellence and best practices, cultivation of multiple stakeholder and constituent groups, and providing interrelated strategic vision and operational leadership. This is not a position for a traditionally-minded history museum director. 

    Please see job description for more information. To apply, please email letter of interest, resume, and three professional references in Adobe PDF format to patriciabsherwood@gmail.com using the job title and your name in your subject line (example: “Executive Director – Jane Smith”). All attachments should be submitted with the applicant’s first initial and last name included in the file name (for example “J.Smith Resume”). Interviews will be held during May, June, and July, and the position start date is anticipated to be no later than August 1, 2021.

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    Last modified: April 23, 2021 9:27 AM | Hadley DesMeules (Administrator)

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