Program Director

POSITION #: 6776

DEPARTMENT: New Orleans Jazz Institute (NOJI)


The duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following tasks and responsibilities:

Developing and directing the projects, services, and events of NOJI.Directing special events.Collaborating with NOJI partners.Overseeing all marketing and public relations initiatives.Working collaboratively with the faculty and administration of UNO's Jazz Studies Program.Serving as liaison to the Office of Advancement and to contracted marketing personnel.Arranging regular meetings for NOJI Board of Advisiors and other institute stakeholders.


Experience in an arts/music organization. Bachelor's degree with experience in programming and organizational management. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Desktop publishing and Web management. Excellent oral and written communication skills.


Master's Degree in Arts Administration or related field, knowledge of fund raising software and non-profit organization. Familiarity with local music scene and/or national and international jazz community.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience                   

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please electronically submit a letter of application and a current resume to

POST DATE: JUNE 13, 2013

CLOSING DATE: June 20, 2013


The University of New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, ethnic minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.