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 State of New Hampshire
Director of the Division of the Arts
Department of Cultural Resources

The State of New Hampshire, Department of Cultural Resources, is seeking candidates for the position of Director of the Division of the Arts.  This full time, government-funded position reports to the Commissioner of the Department of Cultural Resources and works directly with the appointed Arts Council to promote the mission of the Division: “To promote the arts to protect and enrich New Hampshire’s unique quality of life.”  Applicants should possess demonstrable skills in visionary, community-oriented, and proactive leadership and have experience in strategic and long-term planning as well as ability to work with diverse constituencies to include artists, business and non-profit organizations, and elected officials. A successful history in securing grants, implementing budgets, public speaking, and managing staff within a major arts organization is desired.

 Qualifications:  Master’s Degree in Art Administration and three years of experience in non-profit arts administration OR at least five years’ experience administering a major arts organization or administration of a major program within a local, state, or federal arts agency.

Full job description may be found at

A cover letter describing your interest and qualifications for this position, resume, and three written references should be addressed to: Dr. Roger C. Brooks, Search Committee Chair and submitted to . Applications will be accepted through Friday February 28, 2014. Review of applications and interviews with finalists will be conducted between March 15, and April 9, 2014.

Dr. Roger C. Brooks, Search Committee Chair
Department of Cultural Resources
20 Park St
Concord, NH  03301



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