THE SOUTHEASTERN THEATRE CONFERENCE (SETC) www.setc.org, seeks our next creative and dynamic leader for the position of Executive Director (ED). SETC is the strongest and broadest network of theatre practitioners in the United States providing extensive resources and year-round opportunities for the field. Qualified applicants will demonstrate evidence of substantial executive and/or artistic leadership in theatre or a related field; experience in fiscal & personnel management and event planning; and knowledge of theatre as a business, art form, and/or field of scholarship. The ED is the chief executive officer and executes the vision and mission of SETC by supervising the central office staff and collaborating with the executive committee, board of directors and advisory councils. Responsibilities include overseeing the planning and execution of the nation’s largest theatre convention (5000+ registrants), unified auditions and other professional programs; developing and managing a budget and financial architecture that sustains the fiscal wellbeing of the organization & provides entrepreneurial incentives for growth. A bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university is required. Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Applicants should submit a letter of application detailing their particular interest in SETC, a statement of administrative and leadership philosophy, a current resume and the names and contact information of five professional references. Please send all materials electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of complete applications will begin July 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. SETC actively pursues widely diverse pools of qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or national origin.
To learn more about the Executive Director position and SETC, see our online prospectus at this link; https://www.setc.org/executive-director-search
The Southeastern Theatre Conference, Inc. (SETC) was founded in 1949 to serve the theatre community in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Today, SETC is a national theatre service membership organization made up of the ten constituent southeastern states and serving theatre practitioners and organizations in professional, college and university, youth, secondary school and community theatre settings. SETC services, publications, and programs contribute significantly to the careers of emerging artists, seasoned professionals and academicians, energizing the practical, intellectual and creative profile of theatre in America. SETC has an annual budget of $1.5 million and an endowment of $1 million. Its membership of over 4200 individuals and over 400 organizations is served year-round by a central office located at 1175 Revolution Mill Drive, Studio 14, Greensboro, NC 27405.