Executive DirectorElizabethtown Heritage Council
The Elizabethtown Heritage Council (EHC) is currently seeking an Executive Director. EHC is a non-profit organization dedicated to the downtown Elizabethtown revitalization and development. EHC is funded by the city of Elizabethtown and EHC’s own fundraising efforts. The Executive Director will lead the Elizabethtown Heritage Council board in its ongoing effort to bring businesses and consumers to downtown Elizabethtown through economic development strategies and marketing events. The successful candidate must have experience in leading a non-profit organization and preferably experience in the Main Street Program. He/she will gain a thorough knowledge of the businesses located in downtown, other downtown non-profits and nurture working relationships with them. He/she will also possess the excellent personal skills necessary to communicate effectively with local officials, peers in other organizations, the EHC board, supporters and volunteers.
The ability to serve as a spokesperson for the board, oversee the organization’s finances and lead periodic capital fundraising initiatives is essential. The successful candidate will also possess basic computer skills, knowledge of web site maintenance and promotion, and social media skills. Hours will vary in this position based on needs. Some night and weekend work is required.
EHC is a non-profit organization and an equal opportunity employer.