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Cultural Arts Director
Commonpoint Queens - Samuel Field Y
58-20 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362

Principal Responsibilities:

STATEMENT OF THE POSITION

Within our framework of a holistic, strength-focused, and high-quality service delivery to the clients of the Queens community, an individual hired as a Cultural Arts Director will report directly to the Chief Strategy Officer. Positioned to be at the forefront of our services to the community, this position will require a strong, collaborative, organized professional who thrives on working in teams.

Required Skills, Competencies and Attributes

  • Strong customer focus, both internally and externally and the ability to foster this attitude and skill in others.
  • Highly creative, knowledgeable and current in methodologies and approaches to engage multiple audiences.
  • Ability to effectively manage guest artists, presenters, authors, speakers etc.
  • Organized and detail-orientated in the ability to develop, plan, organize and implement programs and services.
  • Working knowledge of short and long-term planning, budgeting, and program development.
  • Ability to build strong partnerships in an environment of collaboration, both internally and externally.
  • Expertise in program research, development, implementation and evaluation.
  • Ability to develop and sustain a team approach to program and service development.
  • Excellent ability to adapt communication and interpersonal style to various audiences.
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office and Google Suite.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others, both verbally and in writing.
  • Understanding, appreciation and passion for the mission and values of the organization.
  • Strong knowledge of Jewish heritage, values, traditions and culture.
  • Willingness to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required.
  • Willingness to perform other related duties as needed, required or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Responsibilities

Education & Qualifications

Position Details

To Apply: To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Danielle Hersch at DHersch@commonpointqueens.org. Please indicate "Cultural Arts Director" in the subject line of the email.

Commonpoint Queens reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the need arises.


Salary:

65,000 - 75,000

Agency Information:

Commonpoint Queens is a non-profit, multi service agency with a flagship site in Forest Hills and 33 additional sites throughout the community that provides a diverse array of programs and services to over 35,000. Our mission is to sustain and enhance the quality of family and individual life for all members of our community, regardless of religion, ethnic or cultural background, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual preference, age, or disability, within a pervasive and inclusive environment that facilitates individual growth, meets individual needs and builds community. We accomplish this mission through a broad range of social, educational, and recreational services that reach community members of all ages and backgrounds.