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Employment Opportunities


The Arts Board is seeking volunteers to serve on grant application review committees and public art selection committees.

The Arts Board welcomes applications for interns, who will work in a variety of agency areas.

The Minnesota State Arts Board is seeking well qualified candidates for the following position.

Director, Communications and External Relations

The Minnesota State Arts Board has launched a search to select a director of communications and external relations. This is a key leadership position at the board. The individual selected will be responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring strategic communications and external relationship building efforts and activities.

Qualified candidates will have a bachelor's degree in communication, public relations, marketing, English, or other related field and at least five years' experience working professionally in communications, public relations, journalism, or government relations. In addition, candidates must possess excellent written and verbal communications skills; must have demonstrated experience in message development, writing, media relations. Preferred candidates also will have two years' experience in a leadership or supervisory role in communications, public relations, journalism, or government relations; and experience working in a comparable position in a public agency or public policy environment.

More information on required qualifications, and instructions for how to submit an application, are available on the State of Minnesota's Careers Web site.

Go to: https://mn.gov/mmb/careers/search-for-jobs/
Select: External Applicants
In the Keyword field enter the job opening ID number: 21733
The position is listed as "State Prog Admin Supv Prin"

Applications must be submitted by Monday, May 7, 2018


If you are looking for other positions in the arts, please visit the job board offered on the Springboard for the Arts Web site.

Other opportunities with the State of Minnesota can be found at the State of Minnesota employment Web site.

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