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to social justice and positive change

Work at the Stowe Center

Bring your skills and energy to a dynamic, dedicated team working to keep history relevant and inspire positive change. Harriet Beecher Stowe’s words changed the world — yours can too!

 

ACTIVELY RECRUITING POSITION(S)

 

Executive Director

The Executive Director (ED) will deeply commit to social justice and history, value community engagement, and lead with a clear sense of purpose and direction. As the face of the organization, the ED will continue to elevate HBSC as a nationally recognized cultural and educational resource. Reporting to the board of trustees, this individual will have day-to-day oversight of all operations while guiding a strategic vision to grow and strengthen the organization. They will ensure widely held museum and historic property best practices are followed in all areas of operation and collections care. The ED will maximize community partnerships and extend the reach of HBSC. This individual will work in partnership with the board to cultivate relationships and financial resources while educating and energizing the board in its role as fundraisers, policymakers, and community ambassadors. They will support and lead a diverse team, building a culture of teamwork, open communication, innovation, and commitment to the social justice work that is at the core of the HBSC’s mission.

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center – Executive Director

 

 

Director of Finance and Administration

The Director of Finance and Administration is a strategic thought-partner reporting to the Executive Director. This position is responsible for finance, business planning and budgeting, human resources, administration, and information technology, and works closely with the Board Treasurer, Investment Committee, Audit Committee and ad hoc committees as appropriate as well as Stowe Center staff.

The Director of Finance and Administration is an integral part of the management team charged with sustaining the Stowe Center’s mission. There is a close working relationship with the Director of Collections & Research, the Director of Programs & Visitor Experience, and the Director of Development & Visibility to strengthen collections and program capacity.

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center Director of Finance and Administration