City Ballet of Cleveland Seeks Executive Director

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City Ballet of Cleveland Seeks Executive Director


City Ballet of Cleveland is hiring an Executive Director.

City Ballet of Cleveland is a pre-professional, 501c3 non-profit company located at the Cleveland City Dance studios in Shaker Square. The Artistic Director of the company is Courtney Laves-Mearini. The company is comprised of dancers who range in age from 10-18 years of age committed to sparking the love of dance in Northeast Ohio.

The Executive Director’s responsibilities include discovering new sources of company revenue through private and corporate donations, and grants. This includes creating and managing appeals for donations through letters and outreach to key individuals. The Executive Director will also oversee, coordinate and implement actions to prepare for performances and to raise the visibility of City Ballet of Cleveland. He/she/they will be expected to present a professional, polished appearance and to have good communication skills.

It is very important that the Executive Director has a love and passion for ballet and dance. Prior dance experience or management of a dance company and/or school is an asset. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required.

This is an average of 20 hour per week part-time salaried position with a ten month contract. There is flexibility on the hours required given the weekly activity from August to May.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and references. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.

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