D.R.A.W. Recruitment

Museum Director, Mexico


Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Dependent on experience
Location: Mexico
Tenure: Permanent
Job description:

A rare opportunity has arisen for an experienced Museum Director, in Mexico.

The main responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Positioning:
    • conduct a detailed analysis of similar or related entities to formulate recommendations for relevant partnerships;
    • organize museum and collector group
  • Production and Exhibitions:
    • budget and oversee productions;
    • oversee logistics and inventory;
    • artist liaison;
    • develop outreach strategies;
    • organize related events, such as artist
  • PR:
    • develop innovative outreach strategies, including through social media;
    • Co-design electronic and paper
  • Staff:
    • oversee space manager, registrar, researcher on staff

Main objectives of the role

  • Direct and oversee the production of innovative exhibitions
  • Build innovative partnerships with likeminded institutions
  • Organize conviviums
  • Elaborate a business plan including innovative funding and co-funding strategies
  • Integrate workshops, residencies and exhibition strategy
  • Develop and implement visionary media strategy

The gallery are looking for someone with the following experience/attributes:

  • 5 or more years of experience in an innovative museum or related institutional environment
  • Enthusiastic and pro-active individual
  • Strong knowledge in exhibition and event production
  • Excellent knowledge in social media and digital programming
  • Team-oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Fluent in English and Spanish, highly recommended