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New Native Theatre is currently hiring a full-time Administrative and Finance Manager. Please see the job description and instructions to apply below.

ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCE MANAGER

New Native Theatre  (NNT) which creates authentic and transformative plays and events through the lens of the Native American experience is seeking an experienced Administrative and Finance Manager to manage the administrative and business practices of the company. 

Founded in 2009 by award-winning playwright, and NNT Artistic Director, Rhiana Yazzie, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation, NNT’s focus is to nurture and develop Native American artists. NNT’s mission is to engage artists and audiences by 1) Producing commissioned and existing plays by Native playwrights. 2) Producing community-created plays about cultural and social justice topics. 3) Presenting the best Native American productions from around North America. 4) Providing an array of theatre training to Native American community members. 5) Engaging in collaborations with Native artists and Native organizations of varying artistic disciplines.  

Applicants from populations underrepresented in the arts and aligning with NNT’s mission and priorities focusing on playwrights, community access, and a passion for Native arts are strongly encouraged to apply.

NNT is committed to Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility and welcomes candidates who have demonstrable experience advocating for underrepresented communities.

Position Summary

The Administrative and Finance Manager administers the accounting, grant management, and budgeting. As part of a team, the Administrative and Finance Manager implements the business practices necessary to ensure an exemplary culture of professional artists and the priorities of the company. The Administrative and Finance Manager will act in collaboration with the Artistic team. 

As NNT is poised for growth and development, the Administrative and Finance Manager will help build infrastructure and systems, to manage and budget for growth, and to populate our work with quality passionate individuals. The Administrative and Finance Manager reports to the Artistic Director and Board of Directors.

Desired Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate will desire to be part of a vital and innovative company and possess leadership skills to represent both internally and externally: experience interacting with artistic personnel: exceptional communication, written and verbal; experience in developing and managing project budgets; highly organized with effective time-management skills. Experience with theatrical management experience and nonprofit management are preferred.

Compensation

This is a full-time, hourly and exempt position available immediately, starting at $30/hour. Benefits include paid-time-off with additional benefits pending implementation.

Application Instructions

Please email a cover letter and resume with references to:

Beverly Bushyhead  Beverly.Bushyhead@gmail.com and/or Joy Persall  JAPersall@gmail.com

with “NNT ADMIAdministrative and Finance Manager” in the subject line.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, affectional preference, gender identity or expression, sexual and reproductive health decisions, pregnancy, disability, genetic predisposition, age, military or veteran status, marital or familial status, or any other protected characteristic, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

NO phone calls, please. For more information about New Native Theatre, please visit www.newnativetheatre.org

Send inquiries and Resumes with Cover Letter expressing your interest and experience to: 

Beverly Bushyhead 

Beverly.Bushyhead@gmail.com

or

Joy Persall

JAPersall@gmail.com