Museum Director

Company Name: 

Museum Search & Reference


45 Hardy Road
Londonderry, NH 03053

Contact Name: 

Scott Stevens




Job Description: 

The Cafesjian Art Trust of Minneapolis offers a rare opportunity to help create and lead a new art museum. Seeking an experienced art-museum professional to help plan a small but impactful museum featuring 2,700 pieces of studio art glass and related works with a budget of $2 million and secure funding in place. Responsibilities: advise on facility planning; oversee transfer of the collection in new storage; put in place the staff and operation of a high-functioning small art museum; oversee design and installation of exhibitions; act as the public face of the museum; ensure updating of the catalog; and further develop collections.  Qualifications:  MA in museum studies or a similar field and 5+ years in management, or equivalent education and experience; full grasp of museum operations and curatorial practices; collegial personality, able to form strong collaborative relationships within and beyond the museum; project management skills; demonstrated fiscal management skills; willingness to work hands-on when necessary; adept with technology. For full job profile, visit Email cover letter, résumé or CV, salary requirement, and names of 3 references with contact information by October 4, 2021, to: Scott Stevens, Senior Search Consultant, Museum Search & Reference at: EA/EO employer. Nominations welcome.