Title Executive Director
Organization Rockport Cultural Arts District
Closing Date
Location Rockport, TX

Position Summary:

• Advocate for the Rockport Cultural Arts District’s mission and goals; build and effectively articulate the shared vision for the District
• Carry out responsibilities of overall management, strategic, fiscal planning, directives, and goals as agreed by the Board
• Lead collaboration and economic development initiatives for The District through cultural arts, incorporating strategic and business planning processes

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Expand the District’s profile and impact through creative alliances and programs
• Increase visibility of the District through development, marketing, public relations, speaking engagements, publications, conferences, meetings and other gatherings of public and private organization institutions
• Develop current and grow relationships with governmental / public officials in support of the Cultural Arts in Aransas County
• Collaborate with the District Board on maintenance of all financial responsibilities, administration, information, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and receipt of donations and/or grant awards
• Serve as ad hoc member of all board subcommittees, build Board involvement for ongoing operations, as well as to achieve strategic goals
• All other duties as assigned.

Fund Raising and Development:

• Recommend to the Board long-range development plans, including budget projections and fund-raising goals.
• Identify and monitor needs, issues, trends and developments in areas of non-profit revenue generation, non-profit giving from the private sector and collaboration opportunities

Qualifications and Attributes:

• Bachelor degree / Master’s degree preferred
• Five to nine years of executive management experience in the arts or closely related field preferred
• Excellent communication skills, written and oral
• Proven organizational skills with measurable follow through ability
• Consensus building talents to establish positive and enthusiastic working relationships
• Exhibit integrity, respect, and regard for others in all situations


  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Salary only position (benefits excluded)

To apply:

Please send resume, cover letter and salary expectation to Jennifer Day at jdayrose@gmail.com  or mail to:

Rockport Cultural Arts District
902 E. Cornwall
Rockport, TX 78382

Website https://rockportculturalartsdistrict.com/