The City of LA Dept. of Cultural Affairs is seeking to employ a Part-time /As-needed Worker (2.5 days per week). This worker will: offer advice, assistance, and encouragement to individual artists/activists, arts ensembles, and community cultural businesses that wish to receive grant-support (or are returning applicants) to produce arts activities, events, displays, or festivals. Compensation is approximately $ 2,200 per month (based on 23 hours per week and $23.30 per hour).
The goals of this position are threefold: a) to assist with the operationalization of a new community quick-grants program called the Arts Activation Fund, b) to prepare and present materials to Mayoral Commissioners and supervisors, and c) other duties to assist members of the Grant Office with: the posting of grant application instructions and forms, auditing of proposals, and evaluation of community projects. The NGPC will report to Ben Espinosa, DCA’s Grant Manager, who reports to DCA’s Grants Director. The NGPC will not perform, assign, review, or evaluate the work of any other DCA staff members.