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  • Marketing Manager and Curator Positions Now Open

    The Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage is currently accepting applications for two positions: Smithsonian Folkways marketing manager and a new curator of American women’s music.

    Marketing Manager

    Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is looking for an experienced, knowledgeable, and dynamic marketing manager. The iconic nonprofit record label, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, is going through an exciting transformation. Committed to its mission of being a strong, independent voice offering curated music and sounds that resonate with contemporary issues and conversations, Smithsonian Folkways is optimizing its marketing strategies to ensure continued viability in a drastically changing record industry environment.

    See the position description. Cover letter and CV are due by COB August 9, 2018, to ClarkLE@si.edu.

    Curator of American Women’s Music

    This position is a joint appointment between the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and Smithsonian Music. The purpose of the position is to serve as curator of American women’s music with the primary responsibilities of conceiving, conceptualizing, developing, and implementing music initiatives about American women’s history. The position is supported by the Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative.

    See the position description. Cover letter and résumé are due by COB August 19, 2018, to folklife@si.edu.

    For questions about either position, please email folklife@si.edu.


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