Apply by September 12, 2014.
The Marine Museum at Fall River seeks an experienced and enthusiastic museum professional to run the day to day management of this newly revitalized museum on Fall River’s Waterfront. Reporting initially to the Board of Directors, the Manager will be responsible for all aspects of operations including budgeting and financial controls, fund raising, programming and exhibition development. Organizing the collections and research service is an essential part of the job. The Manager will be responsible for managing two temporary staff as well the large group of support volunteers. The person in post must be highly organized and have excellent communication skills in writing and verbally. They will be able to develop the emerging partnership with Battleship Cove as well as with other organizations nearby. Experience recruiting, organizing and managing volunteers as well as working in a multi-tasking museum environment is essential. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a proven record and success in grant writing and fundraising. The ability to organize and execute well planned events and activities for raising funds and endowment resources is a critical need. Knowledge and an interest in maritime history and the Fall River Line desirable. Prospective applicants should contact Battleship Cove for an application and return the completed form with covering letter stating salary requirements no later than Friday 12 September to: ATTN: Sue Couitt Battleship Cove 5 Water Street Fall River MA 02721 For application info call 508 678 1100 ext 102 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org