sorry for yet another announcement.
Begin forwarded message:
> Subject: Available Position at the Art Institute of Chicago -
> Director of Video Data Bank
> Video Data Bank
> THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO is seeking a qualified candidate who
> will establish all policies and long range planning for the VDB.
> Determines the future direction of the organization: number and
> type of staff, allocation of funds for staff and resources,
> development of the collection, marketing and promotional plans,
> sales and rentals income, artists' royalties and preservation of
> the archive. Develops special projects to further the goals of the
> VDB. Oversees and is responsible for all fiscal responsibilities of
> the VDB, including writing and reporting on grants, developing new
> methodologies for increasing earned income and seeking new funding
> opportunities. Participates in conferences, panels and festivals
> within the national and international media arts community.
> A SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE a Master of Arts degree in a
> related subject and/or minimum five years equivalent experience in
> a related field. Must possess a minimum five years experience in
> international video art markets and distribution strategies. Proven
> track record of leadership within the international media arts
> field, including strong motivational and team building skills.
> Proven experience of financial management and budgeting, including
> fundraising. Experience with strategic planning and successful
> program development. Staff management experience, including the
> development of effective communications and a collaborative work
> environment. Knowledge of the history of video art and media
> studies. Experience in curatorial practice in video art. Working
> knowledge of video art preservation. Experience managing technology
> and working with online communications. Must be highly organized,
> detail oriented and able to manage simultaneous priorities under
> pressure. Mark!
> eting experience, computer literacy, and communication skills a must.
> TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to The Art Institute of
> Chicago, 111 S. Michigan, Employment Services MC/563, Chicago, IL
> 60603. E-mail: [log in to unmask], fax: 312-857-0141.
> The Art Institute of Chicago is an equal opportunity, equal access
> employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.