The Urban Pond Procession (UPP) is seeking a managing director to oversee the year-round operations and development of the organization. After seven years of building a following of schools, artists and other community members, as well as partnerships with government, environmental and arts organizations, the organization is looking to take steps to become a 501(c)(3). This position will provide a unique opportunity to work at the nexus of the humanities, arts and sciences, and to creatively engage communities of multiple ages and cultures in a variety of settings. Start date Sept. 1.
Responsibilities: Work closely with the artistic program director to guide the vision and evolution of UPP; foster UPP's financial development and cultivate public relations.
Qualifications: Knowledge of nonprofit management; strong communication skills; comfort with public speaking; fundraising experience; commitment to the environment.
Compensation: $19 an hour; part-time, up to 20 hours a week and $20,000 annually.
To apply: Submit cover letter, resume and three references by July 25 to Lucia O’Reilly via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.