Maine Crafts Association (MCA) and Shop Maine Craft (SMC) are seeking a full-time Executive Director who is passionate about Maine craft and its creators. This position answers to a volunteer board of directors and includes oversight and management of both MCA and SMC.

The Executive Director provides overall leadership and management of MCA and SMC and works in collaboration with the board, staff, funders, and partners. The director is the primary point of contact for both organizations.

Since splitting into two organizations in 2022, all Maine Crafts Association staff are now employed by Shop Maine Craft. Follow the link below to view details and other current openings.

Maine Crafts Association does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, ancestry, public assistance, ethnic background, religion, marital status, economic class, age, disability or handicap (mental or physical), sex, creed, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression and any other legally protected characteristics in admission or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment. Maine Crafts Association complies with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity and will take “affirmative action” measures to ensure the enforcement of its policies.

The Maine Crafts Association believes that diversity and inclusion are essential to fulfilling its vision of building and supporting our community of craft artists. We want to inspire and nurture the human spirit, and we value the perspectives and contributions of all people. We want the MCA experience to include varied ideas, world views, and personal characteristics. MCA is committed to being a community that welcomes and respects everyone regardless of age, ability, ethnicity, race, religion, philosophical or political beliefs, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, nationality, geographic origin, and socioeconomic status. We are committed to providing an environment free of discrimination.