Applications are due September 21, 2014 for New Mexico Arts' Folk Arts, Grants, ADA and Music Coordinator.
is responsible for overseeing and coordinating arts services grants and
contracts related to folk arts and traditional New Mexico art forms and
other grant categories. Job entails contracts management, including
reviewing contract budgets to insure grantees comply with agency
policies, state and federal laws. Position documents folk arts in New
Mexico, including Native American and Hispanic traditions, and recruits
and funds, via contracts, master-apprentice artist teams. Responsible
for insuring ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliance as
required by federal funder, and for coordinating with Music Commission.
Work with an online grants application system, including arranging
independent peer review panels of various grants categories. Job entails
meeting tight deadlines and managing multiple projects at same time.
Position includes some public speaking, grants writing, and working with
diverse groups and individuals.