The Warren County (IL) Historical Society and Museum is soliciting applications for the salaried position of Pattee Executive Director. The successful candidate will present at least a B.A. (M.A. preferred) with additional experience in Museum/Non-profit management or Historical Studies and have demonstrable skills in interpersonal and public communication as well as experience in working with access program and Past Perfect software for collection management. Grant writing capabilities and financial management skills will be considered as enhancements. A background and/or interest in Midwestern history and agriculture would be valuable as well. Compensation commensurate with experience and qualifications (salary range $38,000 to $45,000).
Duties will include preparing exhibits and programs; managing and scheduling for the museum building; supervising staff and coordinating communication with volunteers, society members and the public; representing the organization in the community; strategic planning; grant writing and fund raising.
Send an application letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org with Search Committee in subject line. Applications are due no later than September 30th. Interviews will begin in October and position expected to begin November.