Careers

The Shed at night, photo by Simon Luethi.
The Shed at night, photo by Simon Luethi.

Available Positions:

HR Director
The Shed seeks an HR Director to work as a key member of a highly accomplished and skilled management team.  The HR Director will report to the Chief Financial Officer and will recruit and support the growth of our staff, ensure compliance with prevailing laws and practice, manage HR systems that help our staff grow professionally, and help to build a culture that supports the core values of The Shed including collaboration, quality, continuous improvement and high-performance standards.  Due to the start-up nature of The Shed, the ideal candidate will be well versed in developing and implementing HR policies and systems for a new organization.

Director of Foundation and Government Support
The Director of Foundation and Government Support is primarily responsible for developing a strategic approach to Foundation and government funding at The Shed. This includes developing and overseeing grant proposals to foundations, government agencies, and other grant-making organizations, and persuasively communicating The Shed’s mission and programs to potential funders. The Director of Foundation and Government Support will cultivate prospective funders, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with funder contacts, conduct prospect research and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines. This position will manage a grant writer and report to the Chief Development Officer.

Controller
The Shed seeks a Controller to work as a member of a highly accomplished and skilled management team.  The Controller will report to the Chief Financial Officer and provide day to day financial oversight of The Shed’s operating and building construction budgets.  Areas of responsibility include accounting, budgeting, investments, banking relations, cash management, employee benefits, annual audit, federal and state tax filings, monthly financial statements, capital projects reconciliation and maintenance of financial information systems.  Due to the start-up nature of The Shed, the ideal candidate will be well versed in developing policies and systems for a new organization.