Gallery Operations Manager

  • Deadline:
    Dec. 16, 2011, 5 p.m.
  • Location:
    Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 17837, US

The Samek Art Gallery is the visual art center of Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. This 4500 square feet academic art lab presents original, travelling, and collection exhibitions and public programs that cover the range of art history with an emphasis on contemporary art. The Gallery maintains an active museum collection of over 5,000 objects, including many works installed across the campus. The Gallery is open to the public seven days a week during the academic year, with the exceptions of university recesses and during installation between exhibitions. Exhibitions and programming are free and open to the public.

The Operations Manager is responsible for managing the administrative, outreach, and physical operations of the Samek Art Gallery, including the following gallery functions: budget management, personnel supervision, exhibition installation, exhibition and event calendaring, event management, visitor services, communications and marketing, facilities management, and security. The Operations Manager works alongside the Registrar and at the direction of the gallery Director. In the absence of the gallery director, the Operations Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the galleries. For the full job post, see the link above.