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POSITION OPEN: Arts Program Specialist

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POSITION OPEN: Arts Program Specialist


AGPA – Arts Program Specialist
California Arts Council
Sacramento, CA

Are you passionate about the arts? Do you want to find meaning and purpose in your work? Do you want to have a direct impact within our state’s diverse communities by helping organizations that offer arts programming receive state funding? In this exciting role, the Arts Program Specialist is responsible for the administration of the CAC grant programs and helping organizations navigate the grant process. 

If you want to preserve, protect, and promote California’s unique culture, apply to the Arts Program Specialist position today.

We are looking for a dynamic individual with:

Grants management experience
Strong research and writing skills
Exceptional skills in cultivating strong relationships 
Project management experience
Time management skills
To be considered, please submit an employment application (STD 678), Statement of Qualifications, and résumé. All applications and supporting documents must be postmarked by October 5, 2018.

What the California Arts Council Offers 

A small organization with a culture that centers on our employees, mission, and values
Passionate management dedicated to staff and public service
Great pay and benefits 
Job security and flexibility
Generous paid time off 
Health, dental, and vision insurance for the entire family 
Excellent pension plan
If you have any questions about the position or the application process, please contact the DGS Recruitment Team at

This is a civil service position which requires anyone appointed to the position to take the Associate Governmental Program Analyst exam. For more information on the exam, please visit the CalCareers AGPA exam posting.

Contact:Shelly Gilbride
Address: 1300 I Street