With the mission statement of “Building Community Through the Power of Live Music,” the Binghamton Philharmonic, Broome County’s only professional symphony orchestra, has embarked on an innovative and exciting approach to offering symphonic music to our community. Based in the scenic Southern Tier of New York, we are one of the upstate New York’s leading orchestras. Under the masterful direction of Music Director and Principal Conductor Daniel Hege, with musicians of considerable talent, the Binghamton Philharmonic presents live classical, pops, and chamber music concerts to thousands of residents in Broome and surrounding counties. The Binghamton Philharmonic continually seeks opportunities to collaborate with both arts and non-arts related organizations in our community. Additionally, the Binghamton Philharmonic provides our community with a variety of educational programs that help introduce younger generations to the joys of making and listening to music, as well as educating adults about the music we present. The Binghamton Philharmonic, as a leading arts organization in our community, is making great music accessible through innovative, engaging, and affordable programming within and beyond the concert hall.
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION
Reports To: Board President
Supervises: Administrative/Management Staff of 4-5
Collaborates with: Music Director
Job Summary: Serving as the ambassador of the organization, the Executive Director is responsible for managing the human and financial resources of the Binghamton Philharmonic consistent with the mission statement and strategic plan. To that end, the Executive Director is responsible and accountable for all aspects of the organization and for implementing the policies set by the Board of Directors.
Please submit letter of interest and resume by email to Frank.Lettera@CFGLife.com
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 15, 2020
Bachelors Degree or higher and 5 years equivalent relevant work experience; performing arts/music experience preferred.
Strong Background in fundraising/development work, as well as marketing and public relations.
Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to work with a variety of constituencies. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Able to demonstrate skills in collaboration and community engagement.
Experience in successfully leading and managing employees.
Proven experience in development and implementation of annual budgets.
Knowledge and passionate interest in classical music
Willing to rollup sleeves, hit the pavement in addition to office responsibilities
About Binghamton Philharmonic
The Binghamton Philharmonic is Broome County's only professional symphony orchestra, dedicated to building community through the power of live music by providing our region with performances of live music by artists of incomparable talent and making great music accessible to all through innovative, engaging and affordable programming within and beyond the concert hall.