Employment Opportunites

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The Nevada Arts Council and State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

The following positions are open for recruitment


Cultural Natural Resource Specialist 2 – Artist Services

This position is available to be filled in the Las Vegas or Carson City office.

The Artist Services Program Specialist develops, manages, and coordinates short and long-term programs, services, and partnerships of the Artist Services Program of the Nevada Arts Council.  Serving all regions of the state, the Artist Services Program meets the needs of Nevada’s creative workforce in conjunction with the mission and goals of the Nevada Arts Council by addressing the needs of literary, performing, and visual artists and the cultural communities in Nevada and educating the public about the state’s diverse contemporary artists.

The position’s responsibilities include collaborating with the Artist Service Program Specialist on program development, assessment, reporting and budget management, grant opportunities, individualized technical assistance, professional development, and skills training to artists on a wide variety of topics. The position assists in the maintenance of statistical information on Artist Services grants, services and constituents for agency databases, state and federal reports, and various agency publications. The position serves as a state liaison to state, regional, and national organizations, within the program area. This includes but is not limited to National Endowment for the Arts, National Assembly States Arts Agencies and Western States Arts Federation.

The position works collaboratively with other Arts Council Program staff to develop comprehensive agency planning, outreach, and professional development services and provide technical assistance services to meet the mission and goals of the agency.

For more information and to apply visit: http://careers.nv.gov/job/CARSON-CITY-CULTURALNATURAL-RESOURCE-SPECIALIST-2-NEVADA-ARTS-COUNCIL-NEVA-89701/794355500/

Administrative Services Officer

This is an Administrative Services Officer 1 position located in Carson City. The incumbent will work in the Nevada Arts Council Fiscal Office and will be responsible for fiscal management and administrative support for the Nevada Arts Council. Duties include: contract management and support; biennial budget preparation; fiscal year end closing; work program preparation; budget monitoring, reconciliation and maintenance; fiscal management and reporting of grant programs; fiscal support including accounts receivable and accounts payable; PEND4 approval; supervise Account Tech position; supervise Administrative Assistant position; assist with the development, implementation and communication of agency and division policies and procedures, internal controls; recruitment, staff onboarding, and agency policy training; and other fiscal and administrative support as needed.

For more information and to apply visit: http://careers.nv.gov/job/CARSON-CITY-ADMIN-SERVICES-OFFICER-1-NEVA-89701/795692200/