SPARK!, the Missoula chapter of the Kennedy Center’s Any Given Child initiative since 2013, recognizes the arts are essential. All K-12 students in Missoula County Public Schools must have equal access to diverse arts learning opportunities that inspire curiosity, communication, and creativity. SPARK!’s vision for Missoula County Public Schools, in a collective impact partnership with the City of Missoula, The University of Montana and the Missoula arts community, is to ensure a high quality arts education to every K-12 student.
The Director will be an adaptive and innovative leader who can facilitate the collective success of SPARK! The Director must be comfortable working behind the scenes to promote the work of partner agencies while also serving as a public ambassador for the initiative. More specifically, working with SPARK!’s Governing Board, the Director will drive SPARK!’s internal and external functions, including strategy, communications, fundraising, community engagement, budget overview and data functions. Familiarity with Word, Excel and QuickBooks recommended. The Director should be able to write grant applications and see to their implementation.
· 5 years of relevant work experience
· Experience with fundraising
Requited Materials for Application
· Cover letter
· Three professional letters of Reference
Competitive Salary, with health and retirement benefits available
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