Managing Director

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $40,000.00
Maximum: $60,000.00
Details: Salary commensurate with experience.



Application Deadline:



37 Greenpoint Avenue
Suite E4G / Box 23
New York
United States


Booklyn is seeking a Managing Director to insure the healthy daily business operations of a thriving non-profit arts organization. We are interested in a visionary self-starter, someone who can manage long-term relations with artists, clients, collections, social justice organizations and constituencies on a local, national, and international level.

The Director will oversee all organizational management, including delegating to a small staff, interns, and volunteers. The Director will be the primary contact to the Board of Directors, and will have a wide-ranging responsibility for grant reporting, writing, and administration; bookkeeping, managing payroll, and finance/budget management; office, gallery, and workshop scheduling; community outreach, public relations, and donor relations; publishing projects; and educational and art program development. Proficiency in Quickbooks, In Design, Word Press, Photoshop, Robly, Excel, all basic social media and email platforms is required. Detailed knowledge of book arts is not necessary, but helpful. Willingness to learn and grow are essential.

Booklyn is about to embark on an exciting new chapter, as we move into a new space at the Brooklyn Army Terminal in Sunset Park, and the opportunity for growth and networking in this position are incredible. Booklyn works with hundreds of institutions nationally and internationally, and represents artists across the globe. The gallery and workshop programs are set to expand in the new space, with 5 on-site and 1-2 traveling exhibitions per year, which requires organizing contracts, loan forms, shipping, and insurance.

Applicants should have relevant experience for the position and be able to demonstrate accomplishment. The position is a ¾ to full-time position with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Visit to learn more about our organization.


Health Insurance (50% Paid)

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Please email cover letter and resume to with the subject “Managing Director”.