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Museum Director

The Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, Miami


Museum Director

The City of Miami Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, Inc. is looking for a qualified and energetic museum director to lead a comprehensive museum assessment and strategic planning initiative to take our unique historic site and museum to the next level.  The position requires a skilled and inspired person that is willing to take on this challenge from the ground up. 

The successful candidate should possess the following qualifications: 

  • Museum management experience.
  • Museum assessment and planning experience   
  • Knowledge and experience in securing federal historic preservation designation.
  • Successful experience in media and advertisement for a museum.
  • Successful experience in developing community events and programming for a museum.
  • Successful fundraising experience, including securing grants and donations.
  • Experience acquiring and exhibiting historic artifacts.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  
  • Office management skills.
  • Experience recruiting and managing volunteers.

The successful candidate will demonstrate a high degree of motivation and a caring disposition towards the general public.  The candidate will demonstrate a pleasant attitude towards taking instructions and teaching volunteers to work in the museum. 

Salary Range: $50,000 to $60,000 commensurate with experience

All qualified candidates interested in applying are encouraged to:

  1. Complete this application.
  2. Submit the application, your cover letter, and your resume to .

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, June 26, 2017.

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