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.

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.

Editorial Director and Content Strategist
The Editorial Director and Content Strategist will play a key role within The Shed’s Marketing & Communications team, which is charged with driving local, national, and global visibility for The Shed’s opening in spring 2019 and developing comprehensive efforts to promote all performances, exhibitions, programs, initiatives, and events. The Editorial Director and Content Strategist will work closely with the Chief Marketing and Communications Officer to create and manage The Shed’s digital and print platforms with the goal of engaging and growing audiences, fostering a broad appreciation of The Shed’s programs and mission, and defining and differentiating The Shed within the cultural sector. The ideal candidate will be someone who connects deeply with The Shed’s mission to advance contemporary culture, has an entrepreneurial mindset, and can work collaboratively with colleagues across a new and quickly growing organization.

Director of Communications
The Director of Communications will play a key role within The Shed’s Marketing & Communications team, which is charged with driving local, national, and global visibility for The Shed’s opening in spring 2019 and developing comprehensive campaigns to publicize all performances, exhibitions, programs, initiatives, and events. The Director of Communications will work closely with the Chief Marketing and Communications Officer to define and differentiate The Shed within the cultural sector, build institutional awareness, develop audiences, and foster a broad appreciation of its programs and mission. The ideal candidate will be someone who connects deeply with The Shed’s mission to advance contemporary culture and can work collaboratively with colleagues across a new and quickly growing organization.

Director of Corporate Partnerships
The Shed seeks a Director, Corporate Partnership to work as a member of a highly accomplished and skilled team.  The Director, Corporate Partnership will report to the Chief Development Officer and will be the senior executive responsible for corporate revenue and corporate partnerships for The Shed.  Specifically, this role will be responsible for developing programs for and securing revenue through multiple corporate revenue channels, identifying new corporate revenue opportunities, and developing strategic partnerships to support the creative and/or operational needs for The Shed. S/he will manage the strategic development, direction and implementation of all corporate relations activities.