Urban Arts Program Administrator

City of Glendale

Glendale, CA

The City of Glendale is looking for an Urban Arts Program Administrator to facilitate city-wide cultural arts programs within Glendale. Based out of the Library, Arts & Culture Department, the Urban Arts Program Administrator facilitates arts and cultural programming involving the Arts & Culture Commission, realizes the vision of the City of Glendale Urban Arts Program Plan to make Glendale an arts destination, and executes the current 2019-2020 Urban Arts Work Plan.

A key component of this position is the development, management, and adherence to a programmatic budget that involves sourcing, identifying, applying, and facilitating public and private funds, grant application/coordination, fundraising, as well as foundation and nonprofit facilitation, to support the Department’s and Commission’s objectives to expand the cultural arts within the City of Glendale.

Minimum Requirements*:

Seven years of progressively responsible management/administration experience in the arts administration field including working familiarity with municipal arts programs and production-related technical requirements.
Four years of experience developing and implementing grants and the funding management process.
Background in management with strong fiscal planning, project management, budgeting, and grants management experience and working knowledge of a variety of cultural activities including performance, exhibitions, and not-for-profit management business practices.

Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with a major in the performing or cultural arts, or a closely related field.
Master's Degree in appropriate performing arts/business discipline, including Arts Administration, Arts Management, or a related field is highly desirable.

*An equivalent combination of experience, education and/or training may substitute for the listed minimum requirements.


Note: This position is an unclassified, hourly position, with an average of 30 hours of work per week, and will not exceed 40 hours in any given week. 


Apply soon! The application period closes Friday, April 5, 2019, at 11:59 pm PST. Apply online here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/glendaleca/jobs/2384106/urban-arts-program-administrator-city-resource-specialist?page=3&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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