The Trustees, Harvard, MA

The Trustees are seeking an intelligent business-minded General Manager (GM) to drive the vision and execution of all aspects of three significant Trustees cultural and natural special places; Fruitlands Museum, Old Manse and Farandnear. The GM will function as the entrepreneurial senior leader and manager of these three significant Trustees properties, ensuring an excellent visitor experience .This position reports to West Region Director and is part of the Regional Management Team. The GM will create a long term stewardship plan that ensures The Trustees resources are conserved, preserved and stewarded for the future. The GM is responsible for creating an engaging and inspirational visitor experience; developing year round exhibitions and public programming; ensuring recruitment, training, management and recognition of staff and volunteers; creating, implementing and delivering business plans for the portfolio of properties; prioritizing and organizing human and financial resources; developing museum and property policies and contracts. Minimum Requirements: BA or equivalent degree required, Master’s preferred; 7-10 years significant and extensive experience in relevant historic preservation and land conservation. Skills/Qualifications: Proven track record of planning events, exhibitions, programs. Management skills, including setting personal objectives and conducting development reviews. Effective management of budgets, finances and projects. Good written and verbal communication skills including public presentation. Sound computer, digital media and technological skills in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. To see the full posting and to apply, copy and paste the following link in your browser: on: 05/16/2016