Careers at the McMichael
We are currently seeking to fill the full time position of Exhibition Coordinator.
Reporting to the Chief Curator, the Exhibition Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of the McMichael exhibition program, the project management of exhibitions and the administration of touring exhibitions. The Exhibition Coordinator will work with Curators to define exhibition-specific committees and organize and plan project groups, focus groups and information meetings as required for exhibitions; including the preparation of agendas and summarising action steps. The Exhibition Coordinator will share exhibition information to all staff as required, and provide exhibition packages to internal departments for promotional, marketing and interpretation and provide tour packages to prospective venues. The Exhibition Coordinator will coordinate all label, panel, vinyl and other text production for exhibitions and obtain quotes for shipping, insurance etc. as required for creation and administration of multi year exhibition budgets.
The successful candidate will have five years experience in exhibition organization and coordination within a public gallery or museum and a graduate or undergraduate degree in Fine Arts, Curatorial /Museum Studies, or other related disciplines. The Exhibition Coordinator will have excellent organization and communication skills to regularly share and communicate information. Use of The Museum System (TMS) database and/or working knowledge of French and other language(s) are assets.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please email, mail or fax your resume along with a covering letter to Human Resources by May 3, 2013 to:
McMichael Canadian Art Collection,
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, Ontario, L0J 1C0
The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is an agency of the government of Ontario under the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.