Executive Director

Santa Monica History Museum

Santa Monica, California


This position provides a unique opportunity to help form and guide the course of a growing institution, requiring initiative and vision as well as a broad skill set to help move the museum to future levels. The Executive Director will be both chief administrator and director of the museum, responsible for daily operations and outreach. It offers great opportunities for an individual with acute sensitivities to the representation of cultural and historical events and the ability to transform them into a meaningful context of learning.

Bachelor’s degree required. Advanced degree preferred. At least 5 years of experience in a museum, nonprofit organization, or business. At least 2 years senior managerial level preferred.

Salary is commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package. The Santa Monica History Museum is an equal opportunity employer.

For full job description and requirements, please email Sue Gabriel Potter, [email protected]