Assistant Director Position

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Assistant Director Position




The Assistant Director provides support for the Executive Director of the Kansas City Artists Coalition. Primary responsibilities include day-to-day office/gallery management, publicity of events, member and volunteer recruitment and coordination, work on the annual Art Auction, and work on special projects.

In addition to general office and gallery duties, this person works with artists, contractors and the local community to assist with the mission and goals of the Kansas City Artists Coalition.   Tasks will vary; priority and time requirement will be determined at time of assignment.  Attends at KCAC board meetings and committee meetings when assigned.

Degree in studio art, art history, arts administration or non-profit administration.
One year experience in gallery or non-profit organization.
Ability to do the required work for exhibition installations, including climbing ladders, working with tools, crating and uncrating artworks, and moving heavy or fragile objects.
Good communication skills. Must be proficient in verbal and written communication.
Proficiency in basic office skills and computer programs.
Knowledge of Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, I-Contact, MS Office, Adobe Creative Suite and Abila fundraising software preferred.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple responsibilities and achieve targeted objectives.
Ability to both give and take instructions.
Ability to work well with others.
Personal initiative.

This part-time position is available with the Kansas City Artists Coalition located at 201 Wyandotte, Kansas City, MO.  Benefits include health insurance and retirement, vacation and sick leave. Work week is Wednesday – Saturday, occasional evenings and Sundays are required.

Applications will be accepted through September 15, 2018. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, résumé/CV, and list of three references to: Assistant Director Search, Kansas City Artists Coalition, 201 Wyandotte #105, Kansas City, MO 64105 or via email to

Job Description.


Discipline: Art, Multi-Disciplinary