Interested in a career in heritage tourism? Check back for paid and unpaid opportunities with the Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area.

Current opening: Assistant Director — Applications due June 1

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The Heart of the Civil War Heritage Area seeks an Assistant Director. This full-time, exempt position includes some benefits. Areas of responsibility include, but may not be limited to: general administration, communications, grant administration, data collection and analysis, visitor services, fundraising, and program/product development. Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of work experience is required. Background may include public history, museum studies, historic preservation, urban planning, communications, education, or tourism. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills are essential. Preference will be given to candidates who exceed these requirements. 

To apply: email résumé, cover letter, and salary history in PDF or Word format to Elizabeth Scott Shatto, Executive Director, at with the subject line “Assistant Director.” Finalists for the position will be required to submit a writing sample.