Employment in the Historic Naval Ship Fleet USS Kidd Veteran
Memorial & Museum, a National Historic Landmark, and a proud member
of the Historic Naval Ships Association and the Louisiana
Association of Museums is seeking an exceptional candidate to serve
as Executive Director.
The Executive Director is responsible for development, execution
and management of policies, programs and initiatives of the
memorial, as directed by the commissioners, and consistent with the
The applicant must provide leadership characterized by an
ability to engage commissioners and major stakeholders, develop and
empower staff, build credibility, carry out plans and imbue a
culture of professionalism and accomplishment.
The applicant must be able to build relationships with
commissioners, major donors, the community and civic leaders.
He/she must have fund raising leadership ability that includes
acquisition of major gifts and grants from foundations,
corporations, individuals and the public sector at local state and
The Executive director is expected to maintain fiduciary
responsibility over the financials of the Louisiana Naval War
Memorial Foundation and Commission.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to:Chairman Joe Jenkins,
13606 Hico Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70714-466, or JoJenkins@cox.net.
All resumes must be submitted by October 15, 2013.
Posted Sep 2013 Wisconsin Maritime Museum is seeking a new Chief
Executive Officer (CEO). The CEO is responsible for the
development, executive and management of the policies, programs,
and initiatives of the Museum, as directed by the Board of
Trustees, consistent with the Museum's mission. The next CEO must
provide leadership characterized by an ability to engage trustees
and major stakeholders, develop and empower staff, build
credibility, carry out plans and imbue a culture of professionalism
The candidate will be able to show success in cultivating and
building relationships with a variety of constituents including
trustees, major donors, community and civic leaders, and members
and volunteers committed to the Museum's mission. The ideal
candidate will also show successful fundraising leadership that
includes acquisition of major gifts and grants from foundations,
corporations, individuals and the public sector at the local, state
and national level.
At minimum, a master's degree is required.
Application Process: Please submit resumes to Employment
Resource Group (ERG), www.ergsearch.com , at: Tina@ergsearch.com
If you are interested, and wish to see the complete job
opportunity package, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ms. Norma
Bishop at nbishop@WisconsinMaritime.Org.
Posted June 2013
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is looking for an Associate
Curator. This position provides curatorial expertise with an
emphasis on aerospace history and technology. S/he assists with the
research, planning, and implementation of temporary, long-term, and
interactive exhibitions pertaining to aerospace subjects and other
topics. The Associate Curator assists with the development of the
Museum's collections and archives. S/he works closely with internal
and external partners including vendors, scholars, former crew
members, and the public. An integral member of the Museum's
curatorial team, the Assistant Curator represents the Museum with a
high degree of professionalism.
Candidate must have a Master's degree and four (4) or more years
relevant work experience, preferably in a museum context. Knowledge
of the history and/or technology of the U.S. space program, with an
emphasis on manned spaceflight preferred. The candidate must have
excellent writing skills with experience writing grants and writing
for family-friendly exhibits. Strong proficiency in Microsoft
office including proficiency with word processing, database, and
mastery of spreadsheet software is required. The ideal candidate
will have excellent communication and organizational skills,
attention to detail skills and ability to multi task effectively.
The ideal candidate will have strong project management skills,
including the ability to manage and track multiple project
schedules and related financial data. This candidate will be able
to supervise, train and motivate staff effectively with strong team
building skills. He/She will have the ability to read, analyze, and
interpret general business periodicals, professional journals,
technical procedures, or governmental regulations; ability to write
reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals; ability to
effectively present information and respond to questions from
groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. An
ability to be flexible, proactive and resourceful is highly valued.
Ability to work weekends, holidays, and other overtime as
For consideration e-mail resume with salary requirements to:
Be sure to include the title of the position you are interested
in and your salary requirements. NO PHONE CALLS.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an equal opportunity
Posted Mar 2013
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