Executive Director - Curator, Full time (40 hours per week)

Clarke Historical Museum

Eureka, California

 As the museum of record for Humboldt County history, The Clarke Historical Museum is seeking an imaginative Executive Director-Curator to leverage the growing popularity of local history. You’ll be leading a small team of five employees, with the support of a diverse board of directors and trustees, to take the Clarke to the next level. This position is open immediately Responsibilities will include:

  • Developing and implementing annual exhibit plans, including loan programs
  • Creating and maintaining an annual budget
  • Working with the board on strategic planning initiatives
  • Public relations and community outreach
  • Developing a structured donor relations program
  • Grant writing
  • Day-to-day administration and staff management
  • General board support

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with some evening and weekend work as required, and is based in Eureka, CA. Benefits include paid vacation, medical/dental coverage, and retirement matching. Starting salary is $44,000.

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