Hiring for Executive Director Position

Contributed By:  AXIS Dance Company

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Position Summary:
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and works in partnership with the Artistic Director to support the bold and ambitious artistic vision of the Artistic Director. It is crucial that the individuals in these two positions work in a cohesive and productive manner. This position is responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. Working with the Board of Directors and the staff, the ED develops and oversees the organization’s strategic mission and plan for the future of AXIS. This position is responsible for ensuring that the revenues necessary to carry out this mandate are secured. The Executive Director is also responsible for supervising the majority of office staff.

It is critical that the Executive Director maintain knowledge of significant developments and trends in the field of contemporary dance, physically integrated dance, and the disability community, as well as non-profit management. To help ensure success, the final candidate will need to be strategic, collaborative, action-oriented, and a clear communicator. The ED should understand the legacy of AXIS and continue to lead AXIS as a “World Class Dance Company”.

General Responsibilities:
Financial Oversight
Community Relations and Marketing
Leadership & Management
Board Relations and Support

Learn more about the Executive Director Position:

Location Address:  

1428 Alice St.
Ste 200
Oakland, CA 94612

Contact Information:  

Email – jobs@axisdance.org

Website:  www.axisdance.org