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Museum Director

The Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, Miami

CITY OF MIAMI BLACK POLICE PRECINCT AND COURTHOUSE MUSEUM

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 resume@historicalblackprecinct.org .

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, June 26, 2017.

For more information visit:  http://historicalblackprecinct.org/about_us/hiring-museum-director/

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