Associate Governmental Program Analyst – AGPA (Associate Arts Program Specialist)


This position is Limited Term (12 Months); it may become permanent, be extended or be cancelled at any time.

This position is eligible for telework and will be required to report to the office as needed/required, in accordance with the Statewide Telework Policy,  The successful candidate must reside in California upon appointment.

Under the direction of the Staff Services Manager I, the Associate Governmental Program Analyst (AGPA) independently performs the more complex and technical analytical work such as developing arts grant program guidelines, data research, summary reports, and internal process documents. This position will be working to support the Cultural Districts program by establishing criteria and guidelines to designate cultural districts through a competitive application process, providing technical assistance and promotional support to designated districts, and collaborating with other public agencies and private entities to maximize the benefits of the designations.

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Click here to apply at CalCareers.

Statement of Qualifications: A Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) is required when applying for this vacancy. Resumes DO NOT take the place of the SOQ. The SOQ must be no more than 2 pages in length using Arial font size 12 and responds to the prompt:

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

Individuals who are new to state service must have the Associate Governmental Program Analyst (AGPA) list eligibility in order to gain employment as an Associate Governmental Program Analyst (AGPA) with any state agency. Click here to learn more about examinations administered by DGS and examinations available online.

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Expires: 2023-01-18


California Arts Council




2750 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 300, Sacramento, CA 95833





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