Executive Director

Paint Creek Center for the Arts, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is dedicated to promoting the arts and artistic excellence through a full range of cultural programs including exhibitions, studio art classes, outreach programs, community involvement projects, and the Art & Apples Festival (rated #13 in top art fairs in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine).

Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the Executive Director will have responsibility for:


  • Obtain major corporate sponsorships for the Art & Apples festival
  • Create and effectively implement an annual development plan
  • Identify, cultivate, solicit and secure ongoing stewardship of individual donors and corporate sponsors
  •  Identify and apply for all applicable grants

Staff Management

  • Create job descriptions
  • Perform annual staff evaluations
  • Schedule workloads and maintain deadlines

Financial Reporting

  • Develop and manage annual budget
  • Timely financial reporting

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • An undergraduate degree (advanced degree preferred; experience may be factored in lieu of);
  • Successful track record of leading a not-for-profit;
  • Proven experience growing an organization;
  • Proven fundraising experience including the ability to develop and successfully implement a long range fundraising plan;
  • Knowledge of grants and skilled at grant writing;
  • Ability to build and foster community relationships;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in supervising and motivating staff;
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Possess business acumen with financial/fiscal responsibility and proficiency with QuickBooks

Competitive compensation package $55,000-$65,000 plus benefits and a performance based bonus.

To apply send a cover letter, resume and references to careers@pccart.org