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Employment Opportunities

Director, Communications and External Relations

The Minnesota State Arts Board is seeking well qualified candidates for the position of director, communications and external relations.

The director is responsible for the development, direction, and implementation of a strategic communications program that clearly conveys the mission, goals, activities, and accomplishments of the Minnesota State Arts Board, and the impact and value of the arts in Minnesota. The director develops and implements an external relations program to address the information needs of, and maintain positive relationships with, key stakeholders including the general public, elected officials, interest and advocacy groups, applicants and grantees, the media, and other constituents.

The director reports to the executive director and is part of the agency's leadership team. The director will supervise the work of two other staff members as well as other external contractors and vendors, as needed.

Interested individuals must apply online, through the State of Minnesota's mn.gov/careers Web site. Open this link to find the full job posting and the required qualifications, and to submit an application: State Program Administrator Supervisor Principal - Job ID 4130.

Applications for this position must be submitted no later than Wednesday, April 20, 2016.

The Arts Board is looking for volunteer grant advisory panel members and qualified interns to work in a variety of areas.

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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