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The Manager of Marketing, Communications & Visitor Services at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum in the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts is a creative, self-directed individual responsible for developing and implementing marketing and communication strategies to promote awareness of the Museum and its activities and help build the Museum’s audience and membership. This position is responsible for conveying the Museum’s identity to its constituents via print and online communications; developing the Museum’s use of social and new media tools; and overseeing visitor services and events. The position partners with the Sam Fox School’s Communications Office and works closely with the University’s offices of Alumni & Development and Public Affairs. As a member of the Museum’s senior staff, this person participates in strategic short- and long-term institutional planning and represents the Museum on campus and regional committees and events relating to communications or arts and culture. This position reports to the Head of Publications and supervises visitor services and the Events Coordinator.
- Develop and direct marketing and communication strategies, including conceive and manage the copy, design, editing, production, and distribution of biannual newsletter, advertising (direct mail, print, media, and environmental), and monthly and periodic e-notices in coordination with the Sam Fox School Communication Office
- Develop and administer the Museum’s institutional presence online, including website content and social media platforms in coordination with the Sam Fox School Communication Office
- Work with the Sam Fox School Alumni & Development team to coordinate the Museum’s membership program and donor relations
- In partnership with the Sam Fox School Communication Office, work with the University’s Office of Public Affairs to build reputation and awareness locally, nationally and internationally
- Supervise visitor services and events, including oversee the financial management of the Museum shop
- Perform other duties as assigned
- Bachelors degree in art history, English, communications, marketing, or equivalent
- Three years marketing experience; museum experience preferable
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Relevant marketing industry knowledge
- Ability to translate scholarly content into accessible marketing materials
- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and work with a variety of individuals and offices across the University
- Experience in developing donor relations
- Ability to work evening and weekend hours
- Familiarity with art history and ability to translate scholarly content into accessible marketing materials
- Ability to convey the Museum’s identity to its various constituencies
- Creative initiative in developing and implementing marketing strategies
Candidates are required to submit work samples
- Masters degree in art history, English, communications, marketing, or equivalent
- Five years marketing experience; museum marketing preferred
The hiring range for this position is $38,142 - $48,614 annually.
-Retirement Savings Plan
-22 vacation days
-8 Paid Holidays
-Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children
-Free Metro Link/ Bus pass
-Free Life Insurance
-Health, Dental, Vision
-Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
-Long Term Disability Insurance
-Flex Spending Plan
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