Executive Director, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (MAPR) seeks enterprising, bilingual Executive Director with exceptional leadership skills. Expand fundraising, establish new donor relations, strengthen programs, grow audience. Build on the Museo’s international reputation presenting art of Puerto Rico from 17th century to the present. 30 full-time employees and $5 million budget. Unique opportunity to lead at a time of cultural rebirth on the Island following the 2017 hurricane. MAPR comprises 130,000 square feet of space, 22 exhibition galleries, education center, art conservation lab, on-site art storage, and a 400-seat auditorium. Full qualifications/how to apply: https://museum-search.com/open-searches/. Deadline 9/3/2018 email@example.com. EOE. Nominations welcome.
Digital Marketing and List Manager, The National Museum of American History
The National Museum of American History (NMAH) is seeking a Digital Marketing and List Manager to develop and implement an exciting new digital movement focusing on the work of the Office of Audience Engagement (OAE) to support the full activities of NMAH. This position serves as a manager in the department of Programs and Audience Development. In this position, the manager seeks to make deeper connections to the museum’s current and future audiences, with a focus on audiences in the greater Washington, D.C., metro area, families, young adults, and working professionals.
To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter by email with the subject “Digital Marketing and List Manager” to NMAHApplications@si.edu. Applications will be accepted until Monday, July 30, 2018, at midnight. More information and a full position description can be found by visiting http://americanhistory.si.edu/getinvolved/job-opportunities or by clicking here: Digital Marketing and List Manager Job ad FINAL
Executive Director, Louisiana Art and Science Museum
Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana Art and Science Museum (LASM), Baton Rouge seeks its next Executive Director on the retirement of Carol Gikas, after 39 years of service. The Director will be an exceptional leader and colleague, passionate about art and science, dedicated to the role of museums in communities, a champion of education and museum learning experiences. The Director will develop strategies that grow financial support, build audiences, promote lifelong learning and ensure best museum practices. Oversee budget of $2.3 million, and staff of 26. LASM is housed in a historic 87K-sq. ft. depot on the banks of the Mississippi River. 180,000 visitors participate in its many diverse family-centered programs encouraging discovery and creativity through art and science. The Pennington Planetarium has seen 1 million visitors since 2003. Should possess active interest in the intersection of art, science, and education. Full description/to apply: https://museum-search.com/open-searches/.. Deadline 8/20/2018 firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE. Nominations welcome.
Executive Director, Mystic Museum of Art
Mystic Museum of Art (MMoA) seeks an energetic, goal-oriented Executive Director (ED) to lead a 100-year-old, well-established art institution; opportunity to lead the museum as it continues its transition from arts center to art museum. Develop exhibitions, gallery spaces, and educational opportunities; work with an elected-artist membership; showcase regional contemporary artists; oversee a talented staff; partner with an active Board; develop an acquisitions plan. Exercise leadership in building funding sources; strengthen exhibitions, programming and educational opportunities; refine the art-colony permanent collection, develop utilization plans for current MMoA properties. Guide institutional planning, staff oversight, marketing/branding. Provide significant leadership in raising money, helping to cultivate major donors, working with an engaged Board. Establish programmatic and financial priorities, oversee operations. Foster MMoA’s reputation as a cultural resource for the region; engage the community. REQUIRED: B.A.; M.A. preferred in art history, studio art or related field. Minimum five years’ as successful museum director or equivalent senior-management experience. Experience managing professional staff, retaining talent. Knowledge of fundraising; experience maximizing earned income a plus. Excellent communication skills. Interest in living close to Mystic. Curatorial experience and art-world networks an asset. www.mysticmuseumofart.org. Full qualifications/how to apply at: www.museum-search.com. Apply by 7/26/18 to SearchandRef@museum-search.com. EOE. Nominations welcome.