Programs Manager (Staff Services Manager II)


Under the general direction of the Staff Services Manager (SSM) III, the Staff Services Manager II (Programs Manager) is principally responsible for managing a portion of the California Arts Council (CAC) portfolio of arts funding opportunities. The Programs Manager will be responsible for leading a multi-disciplinary staff team and Council committee members in developing and implementing all of the program policies, application and administrative processes, documentation and systems needed to ensure funds are expended in accordance with statutory, contractual, and State administrative requirements, providing the training and assistance needed by grantees/contractors, monitoring performance, and measuring the overall success of the arts programs.

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Statement of Qualifications:

A Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) is required when applying for this vacancy. The SOQ must be no more than two pages in length, using Arial font size 12, and responds to the following prompt:

  • Please describe why you feel you are uniquely qualified for this position.

Resumes DO NOT take the place of the SOQ.

Individuals who are new to state service must have Staff Services Manager  II list eligibility in order to gain employment as a Staff Services Manager  II with any state agency. Click here to learn more about the education/experience exam, available online.

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Expires: 2022-07-27


California Arts Council




2750 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 300 Sacramento, CA 95833





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