• Title

  • Program Associate

    Lanesboro Arts
    Job Description
    Lanesboro Arts is a non-profit, multidisciplinary arts organization working to weave the arts into the social and municipal fabric of Lanesboro, MN. It offers accessible programs, including visual art galleries, performing arts at the St. Mane Theatre, artist residencies, public art projects, and educational outreach. Lanesboro Arts has a nearly 40 year legacy of serving as a regional catalyst for artistic excellence and educational development in providing diverse art experiences for people of all ages. Lanesboro Arts works closely with local government and cross-sector partners to activate the people and places of Lanesboro, contributing to a national model for revitalizing and sustaining small towns. The community has been recognized by ArtPlace America, Americans for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. Lanesboro Arts’ work is centered on the belief that artists and the arts have the potential to transform communities and make positive change across sectors.

    Lanesboro Arts is looking for a part-time Program Associate who will be at the center of maintaining a strong administrative and operational foundation that supports the organization. The person who fills this position will be a detail-loving, self-starter who sees the beauty in the systems and processes that propel organizations forward. This part-time position will find camaraderie and support from the Lanesboro Arts Leadership Team and serve in a crucial role on many projects and programs. The Program Associate will work closely with all team members, including the Program Director, Advancement Director and Gallery Director.

    This support position will fulfill a wide range of duties including: programming, marketing, event logistics, box office, facility scheduling, grant proposal research & writing, database management, and general administrative help. For a complete position summary, visit lanesboroarts.org/about/employment.

    Qualifications or Requirements
    Ideal candidates have exceptional interpersonal communication and writing skills, are organized, detail-oriented, creative, computer-savvy, and most importantly, are willing to learn and take initiative. Preferred candidates have experience working in a nonprofit setting and a passion for art, creativity and community development.

    Position Information
    This is an hourly part-time position estimated at 15-25 hours a week. Hourly rate of $16 - $18, depends on experience. Benefits include paid holidays and a very flexible work environment.

    How to Apply
    This position will remain open until filled. Ideal candidates will be able to start in March or April 2019. Qualified candidates should send a resume, cover letter and two references to info@lanesboroarts.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis by the Lanesboro Arts Leadership Team. No phone calls, please. Lanesboro Arts is an equal opportunity employer.
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