Classified Ad: Museum Manager
Posted: January 20, 2018
Category: Job Postings
End Date: February 15, 2018
VERMONT MARBLE MUSEUM, INC.
The Vermont Marble Museum seeks a General Manager to oversee its operations at its location in Proctor, Vermont. The Museum, in operation since 2014, and housed in the Vermont Marble Company’s original facilities, displays the rich history of the marble industry in Vermont and the nation as a whole. In particular, it focuses on the economic, cultural, architectural and geologic impacts of marble in the United States over the past 150 years.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the oversight of all aspects of the Museum’s operations, including daily operations, budget and finance, marketing, facilities management, public relations and staff supervision.
To be successful, the candidate should have a background in museum or public attraction management with particular skills in marketing, internet technology, social media, budgeting and development. A bachelors’ degree or equivalent is required.
Personal skills required include excellent interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to motivate and inspire staff and to interface effectively with the local community and the state as a whole. The candidate with these skills would be deeply involved with the Board of Directors in ‘re-imagining’ the Museum going forward to ensure its long-term relevance and value to the community it serves.
A complete compensation package will be offered based upon the successful candidate’s background and experience. This position will be available as of April 1, 2018.
For further information, please contact Linda Doty, Museum Manager at 802-558-9787 no later than February 15, 2018. A current resume will be required for consideration.