Executive Vice President

Skirball Cultural Center - Los Angeles, California

Job Category: Executive Management

Type: Paid

Term: Full Time

Post Date: January 25, 2019

About Our Organization

The Skirball Cultural Center is a place of meeting guided by the Jewish tradition of welcoming the stranger and inspired by the American democratic ideals of freedom and equality. We welcome people of all communities and generations to participate in cultural experiences that celebrate discovery and hope, foster human connections, and call upon us to help build a more just society.

Job Summary

Skirball Cultural Center seeks a seasoned and strategic manager with an inclusive, collaborative leadership style to serve as its next Executive Vice President. Inspired by the intersection between Jewish values and American democratic ideals, the Skirball Cultural Center engages diverse communities with an array of permanent and changing exhibitions, music, film, theater, dance, lectures, family, adult education, seminars and conferences, and programs for families, schools, and teachers. For more information about the Skirball Cultural Center, please visit www.skirball.org.

Reporting to the President and CEO, the Executive Vice President (EVP) oversees the Skirball’s full range of programs and operations in their work to successfully achieve audience, mission and operating objectives. A majority of the $22 million budget and nearly 400 regular and part time staff fall under the purview of the EVP. This individual strengthens the Skirball’s capacity to thrive, leading strategies and programs that foster growth, effectiveness and long term stability in alignment with the vision, mission and goals by the organization’s administrative, operation and content leaders. The EVP will have working knowledge of general business operations, preferably in a nonprofit, cultural environment. Although the successful candidate might have executive management experience in the nonprofit community, the Skirball encourages individuals from other sectors and with different experiences to apply. An undergraduate degree is required; an advanced degree in business, public administration, nonprofit management or related area is preferred.

How to Apply

Skirball Cultural Center has retained Morris & Berger to conduct the Executive Vice President search. To apply and to review the full position description, please submit application, including resume and a letter of interest, in confidence to Morris & Berger through their website: http://morrisberger.com/position.php?id=2094.