Employment Opportunites
 


CHIEF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Armory Art Center

Position: Nationally known art center, school and gallery located in Palm Beach County, Florida, is seeking a Chief Executive Officer to direct the center through an exciting period of evolution and growth. The center provides visual arts education, lectures and exhibitions, as well as, a nationally acclaimed Visiting Master Artist workshop program.
Requirements: The Chief Executive is responsible for the overall management of the center and must demonstrate exemplary strength in fund development, fiscal management, art school leadership and excellent communications skillls. Minimum requirements: a bachelor's degree plus 7 years executive management or senior administrative experience. The candidate must demonstrate an ability to achieve aggressive performance goals.

To Apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401. Att: Executive Search Committee. Visit the Armory on-line at armoryart.org.

 

JEWELRY AND METALSMITH FACULTY POSITIONS

Positions:  Three part time adjunct faculty positions are currently available at The Armory Art Center of West Palm Beach, FL to provide part time instruction in adult jewelry and metalsmithing courses.   Course content could include enameling, advanced beading and wiring, advanced fabrication, and stone setting.
Requirements: Previous experience teaching jewelry in an adult setting; demonstrated skill level; ability to develop an 8-week course curriculum. Work schedule is typically one three-hour class once or twice per week and may be scheduled Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.   Compensation will be determined by number of enrolled students per class.
To Apply:  For confidential consideration submit a current resume; cover letter; 5 images of personal artwork or website link; and three professional references.  Your brief cover letter should include your ideas for promoting student learning and a brief outline of the classes you wish to present.

Submit required information to:
                                                       Lisa Johnson, Director of Jewelry and Metalsmithing Department
                                                       The Armory Art Center
                                                       1700 Parker Ave. West Palm Beach, FL 33401

OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY:  The Armory Art Center is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment of the most qualified candidates available.   We welcome qualified candidates representative of all diverse segments of our society to apply for consideration.

 

INTERN/VOLUNTEER POSITIONS FOR MARKETING

PUBLIC RELATIONS COORDINATOR
Position:

  • Brainstorms and collaborates with Director of Marketing on PR strategy and execution
  • Compose effective press releases
  • Photograph event and people, recording names, upload to social media, store files on dropbox or server
  • Assist in delivery of public relations when needed
  • Interviewing for quotes
  • Scheduling best time for communication delivery

Requirements: Attention to detail, keen writing abilities (grammar, spelling, style), knowledge of local media outlets, enthusiasm and creativity, a self-starter who enjoys collaborating with others.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org

 

SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR
Position:

  • Brainstorm with Director of Marketing on strategy
  • Composes effective entries for social media
  • Builds audience on existing platforms and explore new platforms
  • Compose reports of insights and trending in easy-to-understand formats
  • Suggest and/or implement improvements to platform interface i.e: simple URLs, scanner codes
  • Post blog/advertorial or article entries from editor/writers/instructors/staff
  • Photograph events and people, recording names, upload to social media, store files on dropbox or server
  • Assist in delivery of public relations when needed
  • Solicits entries from faculty and encourages participations on sites from existing and potential students/donors
  • Finds ways to “go viral” with exceptional entries by distributing to people/groups with large networks

Requirements: Attention to detail, good eye for composition and light with photography, familiarity with major social network and/or willingness to learn more about them, enthusiasm and creativity, a self-starter, who enjoys collaborating with others.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org

 

WEBSITE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Position:

  • Brainstorms and collaborates with Director of Marketing on potential improvements
  • Photos: size for the web, add alternate text, links
  • Clean out excess, unused photos and files from uploads in CMS
  • SEO: Writes effective page descriptions, suggests and implements improvements to improve organic listings
  • Pull reports and package for presentations making data simple to understand

Requirements: Attention to detail, patient and thorough, good design sense, knowledge of HTML and CSS. Other scripting language may be a plus. A self-starter who enjoys collaborating and willingness to take direction.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org

 

EMAIL NEWSLETTER ASSISTANT

  • Collaborates with Marketing Director for content on email newsletters
  • Builds email newsletters in templates. Size photos, add links, etc.
  • Test email blasts in major email clients: google, yahoo, aol and outlook. Refine as needed.
  • Monitors response and compiles easy-to-understand reports

Requirements: Attention to detail, patient and thorough, good design sense, knowledge of HTML and CSS. Other scripting language a plus, a self-starter who enjoys collaborating and takes direction when given.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org

 

GRAPHIC DESIGN (PRINT AND ONLINE)

  • Collaborates with Marketing Director on design and production of printed material, signage, etc.
  • Designs splash pages, web pages and email blasts

Requirements: Attention to detail, good design sense, willingness to follow direction. Experience with Adobe Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org


MULTIMEDIA ASSISTANT
Position:

  • Brainstorm on content with Director of Marketing for shows in presentation software such as Powerpoint and :30 videos for the website and social media
  • Create storyboards
  • Film, edit videos
  • Create presentations by collecting images and compiling.
  • Follows director to insure brand standards for Armory

Requirements: Ability to shoot and edit video

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org

 

COPYWRITER/EDITOR

  • Writes effective copy for ads, advertorial, press releases, flyer, posters
  • Writes and/or edits and proofs copy
  • Writes copy for email blasts, splash pages
  • Writes educational copy to be distributed on Linkedin, trade bulletin boards and print publications

Requirements: Attention to detail, excellent use of written English language, willingness to collaborate with others and follow direction. MS word, online posting experience a plus.

To apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Att: Jeanne Martin, Director of Marketing or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org