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The Historic Beaufort Foundation, Inc. is currently seeking a Preservation Education & Program Coordinator to support preservation activities of the organization.

Position:                      Preservation & Education Program Coordinator

Classification:              Full-time, Salaried

Supervisor:                  Assistant Director

All Staff report to the Executive Director

Position open until filled.

The Preservation Education & Program Coordinator executes and develops programs and activities in keeping with HBF’s vision and mission; and provides management and program support for HBF’s flagship property the John Mark Verdier House & Museum, ca.1804. He/she also works in concert with staff and volunteers, the Board of Trustees and board committees as directed.

Position Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Managing and maintaining HBF’s archival documents and files
  • Researching and cataloging critical information on properties in the Beaufort National Historic Landmark District as well as other important Beaufort sites.
  • Developing significant Preservation education programs and exhibits.
  • Providing management and program support for HBF’s Flagship property – the John Mark Verdier House & Museum.
  • Maintaining and organizing HBF’s easement and Revolving Fund files.

The successful applicant must enjoy working in an environment that is mission-driven and community oriented. The ideal candidate will have the ability to exercise good judgement in a variety of situations and will possess strong written and verbal communications, administrative, analytical and organizational skills. The ability to set priorities, work under pressure, produce results, meet deadlines, manage a wide variety of tasks and handle confidential matters with discretion is imperative.

Established in 1965, the Historic Beaufort Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit education and membership organization operating under the laws and guidelines established by the Internal Revenue Service and the South Carolina Secretary of State. The governing body is the Board of Trustees elected at the Annual Meeting of the membership. The mission of Historic Beaufort Foundation is to support the preservation, protection and presentation of sites and artifacts of historic, architectural and cultural interest throughout Beaufort, South Carolina.


Historic Beaufort Foundation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains compliance with all federal, state, and local laws.


Please see full job description and submission information at the link below.


Submission Instructions

This position will remain open until filled. Please forward resume and cover letter by email to:

Lise Sundrla

Assistant Director

Historic Beaufort Foundation


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