RISCA is searching for a new Executive Director

Deadline to apply has been extended to Monday, Feb. 21.

Job title: Executive Director
Location: RI State Council on the Arts, Providence, RI
Salary: $116,190-$131,604
Hours: full time


RISCA’s Executive Director will serve as an advocate for the arts in Rhode Island, and as the agency’s chief administrative officer. They will manage the day-to-day operations of the agency, including its financial operations, and oversee its staff and programs. Reporting to and collaborating with the governing Council, the Executive Director will ensure a vibrant and thriving cultural sector throughout Rhode Island as a visible leader who works closely with the Governor, General Assembly and other elected officials. The Executive Director will provide the vision and leadership to promote equitable and inclusive strategies for participation in the cultural sector, ensuring that the Agency’s programs and services have an impact on diverse cultural, socioeconomic and geographic communities throughout the state. The Executive Director will be responsible for the transparent stewardship of public funds, overseeing the distribution of RISCA funds in compliance with guidelines and regulations. To apply or learn more. Job Opportunities | Departments: RHODE ISLAND COUNCIL ON THE ARTS | Sorted by Posting Date descending | State of Rhode Island Career Pages