Job Bank

This job bank is a free resource provided by the N.C. Arts Council to share arts-related job openings for your convenience in North Carolina and around the country. This list is not an endorsement and we recommend that you contact the hiring institution before starting the application process. Americans for the Arts Job Bank is the most comprehensive with links to numerous other state, national, and international arts job banks and listings.

Recent North Carolina Postings

Marketing and Audience Services Associate: American Dance Festival is seeking a Marketing and Audience Service Associate who will assist with box office and all other marketing activities and will work with the Director of Communications & Marketing to promote ADF, its performances, and programs.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 3, 2019. Details.

Executive Director: The Board of Directors of PineCone, The Piedmont Council of Traditional Music, seeks an Executive Director to lead its regional efforts in preserving, presenting, and promoting all forms of folk music, dance and other folk performing arts. Located in the North Carolina Piedmont, in the capital city of Raleigh, PineCone is the largest and most active presenter of roots music in the state.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 8, 2019. Details.

Executive Director: Click! Photography Festival is seeking a an Executive Director (ED) who will be responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the Click! Photography Festival and related activities as determined by the Board. Other key duties include audience engagement, partnerships, fundraising including grant writing, marketing, and community outreach.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 15, 2019. Details.

Performances and Special Projects Coordinator: American Dance Festival (ADF) is seeking a full-time Performances and Special Projects Coordinator who will coordinate all dance company logistics for ADF performances and all residencies in Durham and other locations, the Movies by Movers program, and the International Choreographer Residency (ICR) program.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 16, 2019. Details.

Administrative Assistant: American Dance Festival (ADF) is seeking an Administrative Assistant who will be responsible for making sure the office runs smoothly on a day-to-day basis and coordinate all office events including the move each summer. The person in this position will assist the Executive Director in whatever she asks of you, maintain the Executive Director’s schedule, coordinate travel, and assist with coordinating the intern program and coordination of merchandising.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until September 16, 2019. Details.

Executive Director: Community Council for the Arts at Kinston, N.C. is seeking an Executive Director, whose position entails comprehensive oversight of the organization, program/exhibitions planning/implementation, fundraising, grant writing, community & regional partnership development and execution of the mission of the organization in the specific areas of education, tourism development, public art, heritage projects and arts-driven economic development. Position will be available for employment January 2, 2020.
Deadline: Application wll be accepted until September 30, 2019. Details.

Office Manager: GreenHill Center for NC Art is seeking a part-time Office Manager (approx. 20 hrs. per week) who will report to the Executive Director and ensure that all operational functions of GreenHill are carefully managed and run smoothly.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Details

Director of Youth Programs: Sawtooth School is seeking a Director of Youth Programs who will develop curriculum for and manage a diversified, innovative, quality arts education program for youth (pre-K and through 12th Grade) in coordination with other studio directors. 
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Data + Development Manager: Sawtooth School is seeking a Data + Development Manager to join their administrative team. This position entails leveraging data insights to build compelling fundraising campaigns and to support donor development. Candidates should have a passion for the arts and experience using data to drive fundraising and/or marketing strategies. 
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Program Director: John C. Campbell Folk School is seeking a full-time Program Director to oversee the ambitious class offerings, coordination of the class and instructor selection process, community engagement, and program innovation. Position works directly with Program staff and Resident Artists to develop and promote programs through internal and external engagement.  Will oversee content for the production of two annual catalogs, and work closely with the Executive Director and management team to engage in the execution of the Strategic Plan and Campus Master Plan. 
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Technical Director: Appalachian Theatre is seeking a full-time Technical Director to manage the overall production and technical requirements for events in a newly renovated 600+ seat theatre and 1600 SF meeting space. The Technical Director will be a “hands on” supervisor who takes pride in maintaining the highest standards in artistic excellence, production services, and fiscal responsibility.  Success in this position relies on solid organizational and communication skills, strong leadership qualities and superior grace under pressure.
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.

Managing Director: Triad Stage is seeking a full-time Managing Director to oversee the financial management and operations of the theatre, as well as working collaboratively with the Producing Artistic Director, members of Triad Stage’s Producing Team, and the Board of Trustees on ways to address the short and long term goals of the theater. An ideal candidate will have experience with: nonprofit operations, budgeting/financial management, and a knowledge of human resources policies/procedures; excellent communication skills; and an ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously.  
Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Details.


Statewide Resources

ARTS North Carolina
Publicizes job and internship opportunities through its membership listserv.

Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
Jobs openings are listed for all agencies within the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, including the N.C. Arts Council.

National Resources

Americans for the Arts Job Bank
A service for both job seekers and arts employers. Job seekers can post their resumes and use the searchable database of nonprofit and for-profit arts management positions at organizations across the United States. For a moderate fee, employers can post a job opening and use the searchable database of online resumes to find qualified professional candidates.

New York Foundation on the Arts Jobs in the Arts
Job seekers can access listings for free and arts organizations are charged a moderate fee to post a job opening or artist opportunity.