Assistant Director

Wildling Museum of Art & Nature

Solvang, California


The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature is seeking an Assistant Director to join their small but mighty team. The position is full-time, exempt and will remain open until filled.

The position will support the Executive Director in many roles, but primarily in curatorial, program and communication areas. The museum has an active exhibitions calendar so the assistant director will manage loans, shipping and help with hanging exhibitions, as well as designing didactics and labels in coordination with the executive director. Communications support includes designing materials, laying out our semiannual member newsletter, monthly e-newsletters, social media, website updates and more. Programming assistance will involve helping to coordinate occasional art workshops, excursions and free family days at the museum. Candidates should have a passion for both art and nature, prior museum experience as well as strong communication, graphic and computer skills a must.

Annual Salary: $60,000 - $65,000

To apply, please email a resume and thoughtful cover letter detailing your interest in the position and relevant experience to executive director Stacey Otte-Demangate at [email protected].