YHMA Seeks A New Executive Director!

The Yukon Historical & Museums Association (YHMA) is seeking an energetic, outgoing, and organized Executive Director. YHMA is a non-profit organization that serves to connect and support the Yukon’s heritage community, including museums, First Nation cultural centres and heritage organizations. The Executive Director reports to and is guided by a diverse volunteer Board of Directors, and uses a wide range of skills to solve problems creatively.

A typical day might include: work on creating a quarterly financial report; meeting with a committee of museum directors to set common goals for a collaborative marketing plan; taking an urgent call from a reporter who wants your opinion on an endangered heritage site; receiving a drop-in visit from tourists looking for places to view First Nations art; hiring a contractor to organize an event or research a topic; and work on writing a great grant application for a new or existing program.

Sound interesting? More information is included in the job description and job posting below. The deadline for applications is July 29, 2016 at 5pm PST.

YHMA Executive Director - Job Description.pdf

YHMA Executive Director - Job Posting.pdf