DE Division of the Arts Seeks Arts Planner


The Delaware Division of the Arts has posted an opening for an Arts Planner (Program Specialist) on the State of Delaware job site. The position will only be posted for seven days: January 3, 2014 through January 9, 2014. Visit the Planner III posting between January 3rd and January 9th to complete the application. Deadline to apply is January 9, 2014.

Please note: All applications and materials must be submitted online through the “Apply” option on the Planner posting. Details on the State of Delaware hiring process can be found at:

Summary Statement: Arts Planner series requires skill in arts administration, policy, and practice. Responsibilities include conducting research and developing programs that support arts organizations in management, marketing, professional development, and grantsmanship. Planners advise the Director on the nonprofit arts sector, communication strategies, and community arts engagement. Planners manage grants, promote agency programs, and participate in strategic planning and policy implementation.

Preferred Qualifications: Applicants who do not possess the preferred qualification will still be eligible to compete for this position if job requirements are met.

Six months experience in the performing arts discipline (i.e. music, theater, dance).
Six months experience in public relations, media relations or communications such as establishing and promoting a positive image with the public, informing or influencing specific audiences through the use of internal and external communications such as public forums, journalism, writing, marketing, advertising, promotions, or special events.

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