The BMA is seeking a Manager of Interpretation to assist in the development, implementation, and evaluation of interpretive media, technologies, and programs.
The Manager of Interpretation will create dynamic educational content that will offer visitors meaningful encounters with the BMA’s collection and artistic program; opportunities for creative exploration and expression; and an understanding of ideas and human experiences. The Manager of Interpretation is a hybrid position, suited to a candidate with a broad skill set and background including but not limited to museum education, UX, graphic design, web design, and mobile technologies.
The successful candidate will collaborate with colleagues within the education division, across the Museum, and within the Baltimore community. They will work with curators, conservators, librarians, archivists, and educators to identify and create content, in both analogue and digital media; marketing, designers, visitor services, and advancement colleagues to integrate interpretive technologies into other digital strategies (website, social media, way-finding tools) and to raise awareness for new educational initiatives both on-site and online; IT and collection management staff to build out IT infrastructure as required, catalogue, manage, and store new digital assets. They will identify, hire, and manage outside consultants and/or contractors including outside vendors, videographers, transcribers, media specialists, and editors to support interpretive projects.
This is a full-time, exempt position reporting to the Director of Interpretation.