Museum Executive Director sought by county historical society operating a quality local history museum, in charming and picturesque Warrenton, Va.
Successful candidate will have good museum and/or preservation experience; suitable education/credentials; familiarity with fund-raising, grant writing, special event planning and recruiting/overseeing volunteers. Some background in marketing and public relations a bonus. The director will: hire, supervise and manage museum staff, comprising mostly volunteers; direct operation of the small museum store; oversee and manage the museum collection including its conservation, preservation, and identification; design and install museum exhibits; prepare and implement the museum budget; support fund-raising efforts; and serve as the public face of the museum. Salary range $35,000 - $40,000 based on experience.
More information at http://www.fauquierhistory.org. Please forward your cover letter and resume to Laura S. Kelsey, President, FHS, P O Box 675, Warrenton, VA 20188; or to firstname.lastname@example.org