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The Alliance for California Traditional Arts (ACTA) supports the health, vibrancy, and evolution of the State’s diverse cultural traditions through advocacy, public programs, grant making, and connections for folk and traditional artists. Recognized for its culturally competent leadership, intellectual capital, and excellence in program administration, ACTA is the official partner of the California Arts Council in serving the state’s folk and traditional arts field. Founded in 1997 by an alliance of traditional artists, cultural workers, and arts administrators, ACTA has grown into a $2+ million, statewide organization. Headquartered in Fresno, it has field offices and staff located in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Berkeley.
The Digital Media Specialist, based at ACTA’s Los Angeles office, will work in tandem with the Media Director in the implementation of ACTA’s Communications and New Media program. The Digital Media Specialist will assist in the development of all print and digital media work. This work content focuses on fieldwork-based documentation, research, public programming, and outreach. Our goal is to use media arts to expand access to the work of ACTA and its artists for California citizens, the nation, and our growing international audience. This position requires equal parts technical ability, writing expertise, documentary skill, and creativity. Our online audiences have come to expect content presenting deep knowledge of cultural traditions. This position is key to ACTA’s effectiveness as a digital storyteller.
Assist the Media Director with all elements of print and digital media production, including:
SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS, ATTRIBUTES NEEDED
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
ACTA is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.
The salary for this position will be dependent upon experience. All ACTA salaries are benchmarked to nonprofit salary ranges. Excellent benefits are provided including medical, dental, FSA plan, life insurance, 403(b) retirement contribution, and paid sick days, vacation, and holidays.
Send a letter of interest that outlines the skills and experience that make you a good candidate, and include a resume and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references, along with a portfolio of links including previous and current print, digital, and/or social media work to: [email protected] Please reference Digital Media Specialist in the subject line.
This position will remain open until filled. Applicants will be reviewed as received beginning May 7, 2018.