About the position:
The Director of Learning & Civic Impact will be responsible for developing and implementing programs that align with Portland Opera’s mission, vision, and values (MVV) which are core tenets of a strategic plan adopted in 2019.
CANDIDATES WILL BE PASSIONATE AND INTRIGUED BY:
- Strategic Vision & Program Leadership
- Community and Civic Impact & Partnership
- Administration and Operations
- Strategic leader with understanding of the Portland arts ecosystem
- Understanding of the role Civic Impact plays in a community
- Excellent personnel management and leadership traits
- Emotional intelligence
- Excellent written and verbal communication
- Public speaking
Culture: With a passion for music and theater running all day in front of everyone’s minds, the Portland Opera provides an upbeat and enthusiastic culture. The environment provides employees with the opportunity to always be at their best while having fun!
Portland Opera offers productions of the highest artistic quality, bringing the world of opera to the region. Over the past 58 years, the company has presented more than 200 operas, including world premieres. In addition to its annual season, the company is also renowned for its outreach and educational initiatives, including Portland Opera-To-Go, Opera a la Cart, and its Resident Artists Program, which supports the next generation of opera singers.
Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
At Portland Opera, we are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and we are an equal opportunity employer. Portland Opera Association will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to eliminating barriers to access and equity and see a diverse workforce as a key step toward this goal. We invite you to join us on our journey.