Would you like to play a vital role in connecting our local community to live theater?
The Merc Playhouse seeks an Executive Director for our popular community venue that offers theater productions, music and lectures. The Executive Director works with the Board of Directors to fulfill the mission of The Merc Playhouse Society “to create experiences which connect our community with the diverse aspects of live theater.”
Approximately 20 hours per week with flexible schedule dependent on performance calendar.
Salary: Starting $30,000
Application period ends April 1, 2022
Desirable qualifications of the ideal candidate include:
Interested candidates may apply by submitting a letter of interest, a resume of related experience, and email and phone details of two references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions? Call 509.997.7529 or email address above.
Executive Director Job Description
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and works closely with the Board and staff to fulfill the mission of The Merc Playhouse Society, which is “to create experiences which connect our community with the diverse aspects of live theater.” The Executive Director is responsible for the overall success of The Merc Playhouse.
The Executive Director works an average of 20 hours per week, throughout the 52 weeks of the year. The hours are largely dependent on the performance schedule throughout the year. Often, the ED will work more than 20 hours in a week, which balances out during vacation time and holidays.