Executive Director

Website Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire

Promoting, supporting & sustaining culture, heritage & the arts


This position provides overall management, planning, vision and leadership as well as oversight of all aspects of AANNH, including programs and services, finances, resource development, human resources, member services and communications. The ED works with the Board to establish and implement policies and programs and is responsible to the Board for the day-to-day management of all aspects of the operation, in fulfillment of AANNH’s mission.


Provide leadership and work with the Board to develop and strengthen AANNH as a membership organization following its mission and strategic plan.
Oversee all finances and outreach of AANNH, leading staff and volunteers and supervising outside contracts and partnerships.
Develop, coordinate, implement, document and evaluate year-round cultural programming.
Develop and maintain relationships with partners, businesses and members and serve as the lead spokesperson for AANNH.
Position AANNH as a vital regional resource on cultural issues, ensuring a consistent, positive presence in the media while developing capacity to convene and collaborate with multiple stakeholders.

You Are:

Creative, flexible, able to make connections and to think on your feet.
Interested in the big picture, yet willing to take care of the small details.
Experienced in nonprofit management, public relations, program development, education, volunteer coordination, grant-writing, financial management and fund-raising.
Energized by work on the creative economy, arts education, creative placemaking, arts and health and arts and nature.
A motivational speaker who believes in the core values of equity and access to arts and educational opportunities for all.
An articulate communicator with strong organizational skills and technology literacy and a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent (minimum 5 years in related field).
Seeking a full-time, year-round position in northern New Hampshire where you can make a difference in ensuring access and supporting the arts in local communities.

You May Also Be:

A lover of nature and the outdoors.
An artist or fervent supporter of the arts.
An advocate for rural communities with an understanding of their strengths and challenges.
Knowledgeable about northern NH and its cultural life and assets.

To apply for this job please visit aannh.org.dnnmax.com.