Career Opportunity: Minnesota State Arts Board

Minnesota State Arts Board LogoMinnesota State Arts Board Career Opportunity: Director, Communications and External Relations

The Minnesota State Arts Board is seeking well qualified candidates for the position of director, communications and external relations.

The director is responsible for the development, direction, and implementation of a strategic communications program that clearly conveys the mission, goals, activities, and accomplishments of the Minnesota State Arts Board, and the impact and value of the arts in Minnesota.  The director develops and implements an external relations program to address the information needs of, and maintain positive relationships with, key stakeholders including the general public, elected officials, interest and advocacy groups, applicants and grantees, the media, and other constituents.

The director reports to the executive director and is part of the agency’s leadership team.  The director will supervise the work of two other staff members as well as other external contractors and vendors, as needed.

Interested applicants must apply online via the State of Minnesota’s mn.gov/careers Web site.  Open this link to find the full job posting and the required qualifications, and to submit an application:
State Program Administrator Supervisor Principal – Job ID 4130<https://careers.mn.gov/psp/hcm92apc/MNCAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1001&JobOpeningId=4130&PostingSeq=1&languageCd=ENG>

Applications for this position must be submitted no later than Wednesday, April 20, 2016.