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Jocelyn Prince

Managing Director - 2nd Story

The Role

The Managing Director is responsible for the overall business and operational leadership of 2nd Story. This includes driving fundraising, budgeting, financial management, HR, institutional marketing, and board relations. In addition to general and administrative responsibilities, the Managing Director oversees and executes individual giving, marketing and sales, and foundation and corporate support, in partnership with other members of the 2nd Story team.

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What Will You Do?

2nd Story is seeking an ambitious and empathic leader to collaborate with a dedicated staff, board of directors, and company of artists committed to the art of storytelling. In partnership with the Artistic Director and with support and guidance from the 2nd Story Board of Directors, the Managing Director maintains and executes 2nd Story’s Mission, Vision, and Values with a specific focus on finance, administration, development, operations, and marketing.

The Managing Director will supervise a full time Manager of Relationships, and a variety of independent contractors including a Digital Media Coordinator, Accountant, Grants Manager, freelance photographers, and graphic designers.

The Managing Director shares executive leadership with the Artistic Director, and reports directly to the Board of Directors.

Contact Info:
Jocelyn Prince
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chicago, IL