Careers

Join the Team

Our team is passionate about elevating art in the South. We take pride in our work to encourage budding artists and connect audiences across the South. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, our team is committed to advancing southern vitality through the arts.  

Descriptions of open positions are available below. If you'd like to reach us, send an email to hr@southarts.org.

Director, Jazz

The Director, Jazz, will implement a second iteration of a national program that is led by South Arts in partnership with the five other Regional Arts Organizations. The Director, Jazz will be responsible for jazz field building through grant programs and services supporting artists' professional development, jazz touring, and a wide range of creative activities such as engaging the community, composing work, and performing work in existing and new/alternative-spaces (especially in rural areas). The position will be based at the South Arts’ office in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Executive Assistant & Board Manager

The Executive Assistant & Board Manager, will provide exemplary executive support services and project management to the President/CEO and VP of Strategy. They will serve as the non-management staff liaison to the Board of Directors and will excel in providing exceptional support services for all board-related meetings and activities.

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Accounting & Human Resources Manager

This position will have specific ongoing and project related responsibilities in accounting, budgeting and human resources. The position will directly manage day-to-day processes for accounts receivable in the accounting department and for human resources. Grant and funder tracking will be at the forefront of responsibilities for this position, along with GAAP compliant accounts receivable processing, audits and tracking. The position will be based at the South Arts’ office in Atlanta, Georgia.

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We are building and encouraging young artists, and young audiences—our job is to develop new art advocates so we can sustain the arts in our region, in every discipline.

Teresa Hollingsworth

Elevating Art