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Greater Miami Youth Symphony of Dade County, Fl., Inc.
5275 Sunset Drive
Miami, FL, United States

Phone: 305.667.4069
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Executive Director


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Miami, FL, United States


Executive Director-CEO


Commensurate with experience per year

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Job Description:

Greater Miami Youth Symphony seeks a dynamic chief executive.  An established community institution since 1958 , GMYS currently serves over 700 young musicians ranging from elementary to high school in four orchestras, two bands, two jazz bands, beginning “pre-starter” instrument classes, Chamber Music program, Master Classes, and a comprehensive Summer Camp program. The  regular season extends from September through May and includes weekly rehearsals culminating in performances in major venues.  GMYS has travelled to Ireland, Italy, and domestic locations.  Its alumni have gone on to attend prestigious institutions such as Yale, Juilliard and NYU.  The Executive Director’s duties include: financial management (budgeting, reporting and oversight); scheduling rehearsals, classes, concerts, and camps;  contracting;  coordination with artistic director, teachers and conductors; communication with parents; supervision of staff;  writing grant proposals, grant reporting, and administering grants; other fundraising; public relations and marketing; and working closely with governing board.   

Job Requirements:

Candidates should have significant experience in management of nonprofit entities, including budgeting, supervision of staff, grant writing, and marketing.   Music or other arts background preferred.  Cover letter describing your interest and qualifications for the position, along with a resume, the names of several professional references, and a writing sample should be emailed to  or mailed to Stuart Lones, Board Chair, Greater Miami Youth Symphony, 5275 Sunset Drive, Miami, Fl 33143. All applications will be treated as confidential and references will not be contacted without an applicant’s knowledge.