Salary Range: $50,000 - $63,000About UMMA
Under the leadership of Museum Director Christina Olsen, the University of Michigan Museum of Art is in the midst of a dynamic and creative transformation. With a renewed focus on anti-racism and social justice issues, nationally important exhibitions and research, and an expansion of strategic institutional and artistic partnerships, UMMA is building an international profile and a broad and diverse public both within and far beyond the boundaries of our campus. Founded in 1946, UMMA is free and fully accessible to the public, and welcomes more than 240,000 visitors every year through exhibitions and a broad portfolio of public programs.
We are seeking applicants who are committed to building diversity in our sector, which is expressed in myriad forms, including race and ethnicity, gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, language, culture, national origin, religious commitments, age, (dis)ability status, and political perspective. When you join UMMA, you can expect to be part of an innovative team that views the Museum as a vital space for exploring contemporary social issues, building community and equity, and celebrating artistic expression and achievement. During this exciting moment of transformation, we seek staff who thrive in settings that foster creative, cross-organizational collaboration. In deciding whether to apply for a position at UMMA, you are strongly encouraged to consider whether your values align with our “Commitment to Anti-Racist Action and a More Inclusive Museum.”
For full consideration please provide a resume with a cover letter, describing how your experience and qualifications relate to the position requirements. Please apply online at careers.umich.edu.
Reporting to the Chief Development Officer, the Assistant Director, Annual Giving manages the strategic execution of our annual giving program and development events. The Assistant Director focuses on maintaining and improving the effectiveness of solicitations for annual gifts under $10,000. The Assistant Director also plans and executes our development events with the goal of cultivating and enhancing relationships with our audiences.
Candidates under-represented in the museum and/or development fields are strongly encouraged to apply.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:
Annual Giving/Membership –70%
Events – 30%
U-M EEO/AA Statement:
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
The University of Michigan Museum of Art seeks to transform individual and civic life by promoting the discovery, contemplation, and enjoyment of the art of our world.
Posted on 5/26/2021