The Oakland Museum of California values are fundamental to our institutional culture and guide our work together.
Excellence: We are committed to excellence and working at the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.
Community: We believe everyone should feel welcome and part of our community, both within the Museum and with our visitors and neighbors.
Innovation: We embrace innovation and calculated risk-taking to achieve our mission.
Commitment: Our work at the Museum demonstrates a sense of purpose and a shared accountability for the institution’s success.
The Director of Marketing & Communications is responsible for the strategy and implementation of the Museum’s institutional marketing, communications, public relations, branding, signage, visitor experience and group sales strategies. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, this position leads and implements a comprehensive marketing and communications plan to advance the brand and reputation of the Museum, to expand and engage new and existing audiences, and to generate attendance and earned revenue in support of the Museum’s mission and social impact goals. The position is responsible for developing an overall strategy for audience growth and applying rigorous metrics to marketing and sales strategies. The position leads brand and institutional positioning through a broad range of communication channels. This position collaborates with Director and CEO on institutional communication and with other departments regarding content strategy, philanthropy and programming to drive both social impact and revenue and attendance targets.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following reflects OMCA’s definition of essential functions for this position, but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. OMCA may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Marketing and Communications Leadership
Management and Administration
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A combination of experience and education that demonstrates possession of the necessary knowledge and abilities for this position is required as noted:
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is frequently exposed to the following:
The Oakland Museum of California is a multicultural organization, committed to diversity and practicing equal opportunity employment in recruitment and hiring. Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for open positions.