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Job Opening: Museum Director - Cowlitz County Historical Society

15 Mar 2017 5:01 PM | Oregon Museums Association (Administrator)

The Cowlitz County Historical Society (CCHS), Kelso, WA, is seeking a full-time Museum Director.

General Position Summary:
This position is a county employee who oversees operations including exhibits, public and educational programs, collection acquisition and care, research, and all matters relating to museum's property and facility.  Performs all budget planning and administration for the museum, which includes two budgets, the budget from the county and the budget from the Cowlitz County Historical Society (CCHS), a Section 501(c)(3) organization. This position is the financial officer with respect to the CCHS budget.  Works with the CCHS board of directors to develop procedures and policies for the museum.  Manages department's staff, with full supervisory capacities.   Also oversees recruitment and training of volunteers.  This position plans, sets, conducts and oversees activities to raise operating, capital and special project funds, and writes, submits and reports on grants.

This position will remain open until filled, with the first review on April 15, 2017.

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