Nevada Humanities – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, independent partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities – seeks a full-time Program Manager in its Reno, Nevada, office to plan, implement, and evaluate innovative public humanities-based cultural programs in Nevada.
Specific duties include:
Plan, implement, and evaluate innovative public programs in the humanities.
Seek and nurture collaborative programming partnerships and build diverse constituencies throughout Nevada.
Collaborate in the development and management of annual program budgets.
Help to define, develop, and seek external funding for programs and initiatives through activities such as grant writing, grant reporting, researching funding opportunities, and seeking program sponsorships.
Contribute to marketing and communications efforts for the organization and programmatic initiatives.
Represent Nevada Humanities in a wide range of public contexts.
Engage in a variety of organizational administrative activities.
The Program Manager is a key member of the Nevada Humanities team and reports to the Executive Director, Nevada Humanities. Nevada Humanities collaborates with the University of Nevada, Reno to provide human resource services for its employees; this position serves as Administrative Faculty for the University of Nevada, Reno.
How to Apply
For complete position description and application requirements visit: https://www.unrsearch.com/postings/20972. For additional information contact Christina Barr, Executive Director, Nevada Humanities, firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date is September 30, 2016. EEO/AA: Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
The ideal candidate for this position will have:
An understanding of the transformative power of humanities experiences to enrich our lives with knowledge and meaning.
A strong sense of cultural equity and demonstrated interest in working with audiences and community partners of varied social, economic, and educational backgrounds.
Ability to create positive, long-term relationships by demonstrating a commitment to collaboration and customer service.
Knowledge of the cultural nonprofit sector, including trends and best practices.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proficiency with databases, web sites, and new media.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Enthusiasm for, and willingness to attend, public humanities programs.
Bachelor’s degree with four years of related professional experience, or an Master’s degree with two years of related professional experience.
Related professional experience includes: related humanities area or duties such as program/project development, nonprofit management, or education.
Routine travel, and occasional evening and weekend availability, are required.
For additional information contact Christina Barr, Executive Director, Nevada Humanities, email@example.com. Closing date is September 30, 2016. EEO/AA: Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: The salary for this position is commensurate with experience and in line with our internal budgets and internal salary position - we are a nonprofit organization and our salaries reflect this. The official UNR range for the position as administrative faculty, Range 3, is posted on their web site here:
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