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    Summary

    The Smithsonian Institution (SI) is a diverse museum and research complex dedicated to the increase and diffusion of knowledge. The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is committed to advancing knowledge and understanding of the Native cultures of the Western Hemisphere, past, present, and future.

    Incumbent facilitates, coordinates, and mediates the work of an exhibition team to effectively communicate ideas and cultural content

    This position is INSIDE bargaining unit.

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    Responsibilities

    • Works with cross-functional teams to ensure that exhibitions reflect the philosophy and mission of NMAI, and that information is organized so that exhibition content is thematically and visually coherent as well as easily understood by, and accessible to, a broad range of audiences.
    • Develops and manages the exhibition production and installation process, including approaches, schedules, and cost estimates for major exhibits, so that exhibitions meet NMAI, SI, and museum industry standards.
    • Works with museum management and cross-functional teams to see that the following project elements are defined and maintained: scope, schedule, budget, goals, educational objectives, roles, responsibilities, and ground rules for operations and decision-making.
    • Serves as the central point of contact for all phases of project planning and implementation, including preparation of documentation for review by senior management.
    • Regularly communicates project status to team members and senior managers.
    • Ensures that exhibitions clearly and accurately reflect the philosophy and mission of the NMAI.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12 - This position is at the full performance level.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/605880000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.