The Peabody Essex Museum, one of the largest and most innovative art museums in the nation, is seeking a talented, strategic thinker to be part of our hands on Marketing Department. The Media Resource Manager is responsible for overseeing the AV technology for all museum events, lectures, and internal meetings, ensuring that all events are on brand, streamlined, and executed with the highest professional standards. The Manager ensures that all Museum events are properly staffed and technically equipped, supervising and scheduling a pool of Media Resource Associates and contract staff. The Media Resource Manager collaborates with the exhibition design team, sound consultants, and visiting artists in the installation of exhibition median and is responsible for the daily maintenance of all in-gallery interactives.
The position requires at least five years of experience in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must be technically savvy with a comprehensive knowledge of AV equipment; experience working with a variety of software programs and platforms; a thorough understanding of computer networking and connectivity, and with on-line meeting technologies. Candidates must have a BA or BS in a related field, or relevant combination of education and experience. Applicants should have strong communication and organizational skills, the ability to manage staff well, and the ability to foster good relationships both internally and externally. Strong interest in art and/or experience working in a visual arts organization is a big plus.
PEM is committed to diversity among its employees and encourages qualified candidates from all backgrounds to apply.