Assistant Director, The Latinx Project

Posting Number 2023-11731
Posted Date 5 days ago(3/16/2023 11:55 AM)
Location : Location
US-NY-New York
Hybrid Remote Work Classification
60% to 80% Onsite
Latinx Project
Provostial Centers and Institutes (WS2195)
Compensation Grade
Band 53
Academic Program Support

Position Summary

The Assistant Director ensures the effective and efficient delivery of daily operations, programs and services for the Latinx Project, including the development and implementation of its communication, community outreach, and assessment strategies. Partnering with a team of full-time staff, graduate students, and others, the Assistant Director will work with faculty and community stakeholders to create University and external partnerships and synergy among programming and initiatives, including exhibits, public humanities programs, and virtual events. The Assistant Director will also support the Founding Director with the development and implementation of innovative strategies for funding to support arts and culture programming that further the Latinx Project's mission.


Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education:
Master's Degree in arts administration, business administration, Latinx studies, or other relevant field.

Required Experience:
7+ years relevant work experience in arts administration, curatorial, education, management, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must include experience with arts/culture programming in museums and educational settings, staff supervision, and budget and grants management (including seeking grant funding).

Preferred Experience:
1+ years experience in a University setting.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Knowledge and experience working with Latinx artists and communities, and of Latinx studies and issues. Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks and maintain attention to detail. Strong problem-solving skills and the demonstrated ability to act autonomously and exercise good judgment. Strong financial acumen. Proficiency with Microsoft Office (particularly Word and Excel), Adobe, and social media platforms (e.g., Instagram, Twitter, Facebook), with the demonstrated ability and willingness to learn other software applications as appropriate.

Additional Information

In compliance with NYC's Pay Transparency Act, the annual base salary range for this position is USD $60,000.00 to USD $110,000.00. New York University considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as, market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.

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