Part Time Assistant Director (Downtown Santa Barbara) Casa Dolores

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Art Museum - Assistant Director (Downtown Santa Barbara)

Seeking an Assistant Director for small arts museum

Organization: Casa Dolores, Center for the Study of the Popular Arts of Mexico
Title: Assistant Director
Supervisor: Associate Director
Time Commitment: Tuesday -- Saturday from 12 noon -- 5 pm (25 hours per week)

The Assistant Director provides administrative and programming support to the Associate Director. The following responsibilities are some, but do not reflect all that the Assistant Director will be charged with.

• Staffing and providing operational support at Casa Dolores on a daily basis: opening and closing the Center, and leading guided tours for individuals, school groups
• Overseeing mailing list
• Updating and maintaining the website as needed
• Managing membership program: database, incentive program, and communications

Community Outreach
• Launching an outreach program to distribute and display "Visit" Brochures with area businesses, nonprofits and other outlets
• Looking out for and proposing collaborative opportunities that will further the Museum's mission and expand our visibility in Santa Barbara

• Assisting with exhibition development, installation, text, etc

• Assisting with events, workshops, and other programs

Volunteer Program
• Develop and maintain volunteer program
• Outreach and recruitment efforts
• Training of docents and one-time only volunteers
• Executing thank you's, incentives and other forms of recognition (luncheon)

• Bilingual in Spanish and English (speech, reading and writing)
• Strong interest in Mexican Arts and Culture
• Able to work with all ages and abilities, including children
• Excellent attention to detail, organization, writing, and verbal skills
• Well versed in Microsoft Office software applications
• Ability to work independently
• Self-motivated essential
• Proficient with PC programs and basic website development

Please send resume, writing sample, and list of references to Please no phone calls.

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