Program Coordinator

Hancock Shaker Village seeks a self-motivated and detail-oriented Program Coordinator to manage the Robert G. Wilmers Integrity Prize. The Robert G. Wilmers Integrity Prize was established in July 2019 to honor and celebrate the legacy of the late Robert G. Wilmers, former Chairman and CEO of M&T Bank and a beloved member of the Berkshires community. A cash prize will be awarded annually to an individual who exemplifies personal and professional integrity in one of the following fields: art and architecture, social justice and reform, healthcare, music, education, agriculture, commerce, conservation, and sustainability. The Program Coordinator will manage all administrative aspects of the Prize, including but not limited to:

  • Serving as staff contact for Prize Selection Committee
  • Receiving and organizing nominations
  • Researching nominees and performing due diligence
  • Writing research reports and other materials
  • Preparing nominations materials for Selection Committee
  • Scheduling meetings of the Selection Committee and Board of Directors
  • Organizing and executing events, including annual event in New York and possible convening in the Berkshires
  • Assisting with fundraising activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Preferred candidates will be self-starters who work well both independently and collaboratively. Superior writing skills, attention to detail, discretion, a professional demeanor, and strong research skills are essential. Please send your resume, writing sample, three references, and a cover letter to Nick Stagliano at nstagliano@hancockshakervillage.org. This position is full time with benefits. Hancock Shaker Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer.