No Boundaries Youth Theater seeks a dynamic Managing Director to co-lead this award-winning nonprofit organization dedicated to producing high-quality, affordable, and inclusive theater programs and productions.
The Managing Director reports directly to the Board of Directors and shares leadership of the organization with the Artistic Director. The position is responsible for general business management, budgeting and bookkeeping, hiring and personnel, fundraising and marketing with the Board of Directors, and administering programs and producing plays and musicals with the Artistic Director. The Managing Director may also be responsible for the design and creation of marketing materials and web pages.
The position is part-time with approximately ten to fifteen hours on average per week, but highest during performance weeks. Flexibility with some daytime hours is helpful, but evening and weekend availability during the performance weeks will be most important. Currently, NBYT produces five shows annually and has a few additional weekend events.
The ideal candidate will have experience in theater production, nonprofit accounting, marketing, and business management. Knowledge or the ability to quickly learn various programs for document and spreadsheet creation, bookkeeping, program registration, ticket sales, database management, email marketing management, simple graphic design and simple web design are required. Prior experience with a community youth organization is preferred.
Salary will be based on experience and skills.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume by Friday, September 6, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates of interest will be contacted for an interview with the Board of Directors. No phone inquiries please.
About No Boundaries Youth Theater
Founded in 2010 as New Britain Youth Theater and selected by Connecticut Magazine as Connecticut’s Best Children’s Theater in 2017, No Boundaries Youth Theater is a professionally-run community and educational theater for children and teens. The name change in 2018 reflects that NBYT is—and always has been—a youth theater that accepts children from all towns and communities, with all abilities, and to be involved in a variety of ways both onstage and off.
NBYT produces a season of performances by and for children and young adults, provides in-school and after-school arts-integrated and arts-enrichment educational programming, and offers drama classes and individual coaching and lessons. NBYT is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and young adults by encouraging creative thinking and collaborative teamwork, fostering self-confidence and self-esteem, and developing social, emotional, and academic skills through involvement in high-quality, affordable, and inclusive programs in the performing arts. NBYT operates its programs in community spaces and schools throughout Greater New Britain and is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.