Careers

As a leader in heritage tourism, Historic Columbia provides daily house museum tours, walking tours and guided bus tours of Columbia's cultural and historical assets. Additionally, the organization hosts annual programs and events such as the Gardening Symposium and the Jubilee Festival of Heritage. As an advocate for the preservation of Columbia and Richland County's built history, Historic Columbia works closely with city and county officials to ensure proper protection is provided to structures with cultural and historical importance.

Volunteering is a great way to get involved with Historic Columbia! Click here for more information.

Historic Columbia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The mission of Historic Columbia is to nurture, support, and protect the historical and cultural heritage of Columbia and Richland County through programs of advocacy, education and preservation.

Current Openings:

Director of Development

This is your chance to join a team committed to improving the quality of life for residents of and visitors to Columbia and Richland County. Historic Columbia is looking to fill a leadership role, which oversees the planning, implementation and evaluation of all fundraising and membership programs.

To be considered for the position applicants must have strong written and verbal communication skills, have knowledge and a broad spectrum of fundraising experience, and embrace the mission of Historic Columbia. A BA and at least 5 years experience required, CFRE preferred.  

This senior staff level position reports to the executive director and works closely with the Board of Trustees.

Send resume and cover letter to Debbie Giles or HR Department, 1601 Richland Street, Columbia, S.C. 29201. Please submit no later than Friday, May 25.