BCA Open Career Opportunities

Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) is seeking to hire immediately for the following open positions. If you or someone you know would be a good fit, apply now! All positions are open until filled. See full job descriptions and application process guidelines below.

Director of External Affairs (full-time, hybrid)

The Director of External Affairsreports to the Executive Director (ED) and supervises the Marketing and Communications Coordinator and a part-time associate. They work collaboratively with other members of the staff and are accountable to contributing to a positive organizational culture of warmth, passion, andaccountability. The Director of External Affairs is a member of the senior team responsible for outward-facing communications (marketing, press, branding, community engagement, events, etc.), and works with the Executive Director to set strategy and to execute membership and fundraising programs geared to corporate and individual constituencies. Read more here.

Director of Programs (full-time, hybrid)

The Director of Programs is a member of the senior team and reports directly to the Executive Director (ED).The Director of Programs is responsible for the oversight of the public programs, regrants, and visual arts departments, and directly supervises the Grants Manager, the Programs Manager, and the Longwood Art Gallery Director. Read more here.

Grants Manager (full-time, hybrid)

Reporting to the Senior Director of Programs and supervising the Grants Associate, the Grants Manager designs, implements, oversees, delivers, and evaluates funding programs, based on field best practices and the needs of BCA’s constituents. Balancing internal management with external impact and visibility, the Grants Manager must be highly organized and able to work effectively in a creative, diverse, and high- energy environment. They must have excellent interpersonal skills, verbal and writing abilities, and be a detail-oriented team player, as well as an entrepreneurial person who can think strategically to research and develop new initiatives within BCA’s mission, goals, and priorities. They must possess experience with both grants administration and financial management of grantmaking programs. Ideally, they are impassioned by this work and have a strong sense of the needs of the Bronx cultural community. Read more here.

Marketing and Communications Coordinator (full-time, hybrid)

Reporting to the Director of External Affairs and working closely with the PT Marketing and Communications Associate and the program team, this position is responsible for all marketing and communications tasks that enhance BCA’s brand identity, including social media presence, e-blasts, website maintenance, design and printing of promotional materials, and serving as a liaison to media outlets. Read more here. 

Grants Associate (part-time, hybrid)

Reporting to the Grants Manager, and occasionally to the Senior Director of Programs, the Grants Associate will provide administrative support for BCA’s regranting programs. To be successful in this role, the Grants Associate should have prior experience in grants or programs administration, preferably in the arts. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, self-motivated, detail and systems oriented, and an effective communicator and collaborator. This is an excellent position for someone who is looking to expand their career experience by joining a small, dynamic, and growing arts organization. Read more here.

Programs Associate (part-time, hybrid)

Reporting to the Programs Manager, and occasionally to the Senior Director of Programs, the Programs Associate will assist in coordinating and implementing BCA’s public programs and activities. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, self-motivated, detail- and systems-oriented, and an effective communicator and collaborator. This is an excellent position for someone who is looking to expand their career experience by joining a small, dynamic, and growing arts organization. Read more here.

Su-Casa Coordinator (part-time, hybrid)

Reporting to the Grants Manager, the Temporary Part-Time SU-CASA Program Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating and implementing BCA’s SU-CASA program. The Coordinator will be tasked with outreach to and maintaining contact with designated senior centers and selected teaching artists for the program, conducting senior center site visits, monitoring and reporting on progress of the residencies, and various administrative duties to ensure the successful implementation of the program. Read more here. 

BCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.