Arts Grant Administrator


The California Arts Council is seeking two Arts Grant Administrators to join our programs team. Under the direction of the Staff Services Manager II, the Arts Grant Administrator (Associate Governmental Program Analyst) independently performs complex and technical analytical work such as:

  • Assessing and making recommendations for developing grant requirements, guidelines, and procedures
  • Working with applicants/grantees interested in grant opportunities for art programs and projects
  • Providing analytical and technical review of the CAC’s grantmaking process
  • Developing grant guidelines and managing a caseload of grantees
  • Supporting strategic outreach and engagement activities with key stakeholders and communities throughout California in order to increase awareness of grant opportunities
  • Serving as an agency representative at local and national meetings and conferences

Click here to view the duty statement and apply at CalCareers: https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=238593

Individuals who are new to state service must have Associate Governmental Program Analyst list eligibility in order to gain employment as an Associate Governmental Program Analyst with any state agency. Click here to learn more about the education/experience exam, available online.

Statement of Qualifications
Please include with your application the required Statement of Qualifications (SOQ). The SOQ must be no longer than 2 pages in length, using Arial font 12 size and respond to the following questions:

  1. Describe, in detail, your experience in and knowledge of arts and culture-related work?
  2. What is your knowledge and understanding of the grant review process?
  3. From your perspective, what is the biggest issue facing artists and art organizations in California?
  4. Please describe your experience with furthering race equity, access, diversity and inclusion in the arts.

Resumes DO NOT take the place of the Statement of Qualifications

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Expires: 2021-03-09


California Arts Council




1300 I Street, Suite 930, Sacramento, CA 95814





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