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HIRING: Historic Stranahan House Development Associate and Event Manager

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HIRING: Historic Stranahan House Development Associate and Event Manager
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Stranahan House is Broward County’s oldest and most historically significant surviving structure. Built in
1901, the site is where the City of Fort Lauderdale began. Today, the historic House operates as a
museum, educational center, and event venue.

The Historic Stranahan House Museum team is searching for a Development Associate and Event
Manager to help plan for the organization’s future. This position is responsible for overseeing the
museum’s membership program, producing special museum events and fundraisers, maintaining the
donor information database, and supporting all aspects of museum programming. This person will
support the Executive Director and Board of Directors in planning and implementing two signature
annual events as well as small community and family friendly projects.

The perfect candidate will work well as part of a team as well as be able to work independently toward
a common goal. Applicant should enjoy opportunities to be creative, interact with diverse audiences,
and professional development. The Development Associate and Event Manager will be responsible for
event creation, goal setting, logistics, and evaluation while overseeing a passionate team of volunteers.

This position requires close attention to detail and problem solving skills. This position reports directly
to the Executive Director.

This is a full-time position. Schedule will include night and weekend work based on museum programs.
Willing to train the right person.

Send resume and cover letter to director@stranahanhouse.org. Cover letter should include:

  • Full name and contact information
  • Experience (if any) with the museum
  • Brief statement on why you feel you are the best candidate for this position

Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.
No phone calls please.