Manager, Student Art Programs

Massachusetts, United States
09 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
09 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture and benefits that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

MANAGER, STUDENT ART PROGRAMS, Office of the Arts, to manage under minimal supervision the scope and mission of multiple MIT student arts programs as well as relationships with entrepreneurship programs and initiatives on campus.  Responsibilities will include producing, managing, attending, and communicating about multiple student arts events annually; documenting events and participants; maintaining relationships with students, student groups, and alumni; co-managing a part-time START studio maker in residence/Wiesner Student Art Gallery coordinator; working with the communications team to document and publicize the achievements of the  above-noted programming; and supervising a student intern. 

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Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  a minimum of a bachelor’s degree; at least three years’ experience in student activities, event production, and project management; experience at a decision-making level; excellent analytical, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills; and the ability to anticipate and initiate actions regarding arts programming and to ensure that supervisor is aware of all activities.  Arts administration experience and a master’s degree in a related field are preferred.  Job #17672-8

Will work occasional nights and weekends.  Some travel is also required.  

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.