Posted July 7, 2014
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AT REGIONAL ART MUSEUM: Newport Art Museum seeks dynamic Director of Marketing to join its senior leadership team. Reporting to the Executive Director, he/she develops the strategies that articulate the Museum’s mission in the context of 21st century audiences (members, students, visitors and donors); oversees all marketing and advertising of strategic initiatives and annual programs, events, classes and exhibitions; edits the tri-annual Museum Newsletter and monthly newspaper column; develops media sponsorship relationships and creates an annual advertising schedule of in-kind and paid advertising; interfaces with vendors for advertising product, signage, website development; and, oversees data tracking and analysis. Requirements: 3-5 years marketing experience at an art museum or similar nonprofit; Master’s degree in museum/arts administration, museum studies, public humanities, marketing, journalism or equivalent or equivalent combination of academic and professional experience in a nonprofit setting; experience and ability to write about the fine arts, art education, museum programs and community impact of the arts; knowledge and experience writing reports, press releases, advertisements, print collateral, email marketing; demonstrated ability to set goals, manage multiple projects and achieve results in a fast-paced environment; excellent oral presentation and interpersonal skills; collaborative work-style; experience with website management, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, social media and email marketing systems, data management; experience with budget planning and implementation. Competitive salary and benefits, commensurate with experience. EOE. Applications accepted until position is filled. Please send cover letter, resume, sample of writing and salary requirements electronically to: Elizabeth Goddard, Executive Director EGoddard@NewportArtMuseum.org.