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Updated list of art and arts-related jobs in the West Michigan area.  Updated monthly. 

​Resources for visual artists in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Resources include grant opportunities for artists, fellowships, artist studios, vending and market opportunities, art fairs, and more.  The mission of this resource guide is to serve and support artists in the West Michigan area with tools to elevate their careers.

Job Description: Director of Finance and Administration
Company: Ox-Bow School of Art
Job Type: Part-time, Full-time
Benefits: Package Provided
Salary Range: Starts at $80,000

Position Summary:
Ox-Bow School of Art is currently seeking a Director of Finance and Administration to lead the financial and administrative evolution of a growing, historic fine-arts non-profit. Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with all members of the senior management team and members of the Board of Directors, the Director of Finance and Administration will define the process and implement the infrastructure/systems needed to support organizational growth and stabilization over the next five to 10 years. They will build and manage effective and streamlined administrative/financial systems, including financial, accounting, legal, information technology (IT), human resources (HR), and physical infrastructure.

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Job Description: Gallery and Retail Manager
Company: Ox-Bow School of Art
Job Type: Part-time, Full-time
Benefits: Package Provided
Salary Range: Starts at $60,000

Position Summary:
Ox-Bow School of Art is currently seeking a Gallery and Retail Manager with a unique vision for art and craft focused retail in Douglas, Michigan. Under the direction of, and working closely with, the Executive Director, as well as the Events and Programming teams, the Gallery and Retail Manager will oversee the development of a unique small gallery and retail program at Ox-Bow’s new head office and programming space, Ox-Bow House at 137 Center Street in Douglas, Michigan. The project is a new but critical resource for the organization, both in terms of income and interface with both the local community and tourism.
 
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Job Description: Visiting Faculty in Visual Studies/Making and Meaning

Company: Grand Valley State University 

Job Type: Nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years.

Benefits: Excellent Comprehensive Package

Salary Range: N/A

Position Summary: 

The Department of Visual and Media Arts at Grand Valley State University, located in Allendale, MI (www.gvsu.edu/vma) invites applicants for a Visiting Faculty position in Visual Studies, Making and Meaning, and additional courses in the Department of Visual and Media Arts including Introduction to Art. Visual Studies is one of the BFA studio emphasis areas within the Studio Art Major. Making and Meaning is a foundations course about contemporary practices in Art and Design. This is a nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates from underrepresented groups, and from candidates who have interest and/or experience in working with diverse student and community populations. This is one of three open positions teaching Art that can be applied for using the same process. The other positions are: Introduction to Art and Foundations/Studio Art.

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Job Description: Visiting Faculty in Foundations/Studio Art 

Company: Grand Valley State University 

Job Type: Nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years.

Benefits: Excellent Comprehensive Package

Salary Range: N/A

Position Summary: 

The Department of Visual and Media Arts at Grand Valley State University, located in Allendale, MI (www.gvsu.edu/vma) invites applicants for a Visiting Faculty position in Foundations and Studio Art. This position is focused on teaching drawing, two-dimensional design, and color, with the possibility of additional courses in the Department of Visual and Media Arts, including Introduction to Art. This is a nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates from underrepresented groups, and from candidates who have interest and/or experience in working with diverse student and community populations. This is one of three open positions teaching Art that can be applied for using the same process

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Job Description: Visiting Faculty for Introduction to Art

Company: Grand Valley State University 

Job Type: Nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years.

Benefits: Excellent Comprehensive Package

Salary Range: N/A

Position Summary: 

The Department of Visual and Media Arts at Grand Valley State University, located in Allendale, MI (www.gvsu.edu/vma) invites applicants for a Visiting Faculty position for Introduction to Art. This position is focused on teaching our Introduction to Art course, with the possibility of additional courses in the Department of Visual and Media Arts. The Introduction the Art course examines the creative, social, historical, and aesthetic aspects of selected works of art and is part of the General Education Program. This is a nine-month appointment, with the possibility of renewal up to three years. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates from underrepresented groups, and from candidates who have interest and/or experience in working with diverse student and community populations. This is one of three open positions teaching Art that can be applied for using the same process

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Job Description: Art Director 
Company: Brand Partnerships Studio, Buzzfeed, Inc.
Job Type: Full-time, Mid-senior level, remote
Benefits: 401(k), Vision Insurance, Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance
Salary Range: N/A

Complex Networks is a subsidiary of BuzzFeed, Inc. Complex Networks is a global youth entertainment network spanning major pop culture categories including streetwear and style, food, music, sneakers and sports. Complex Networks is diversified around three pillars: advertising, e-commerce, and content where it creates and distributes original programming for Gen Z and Millennial audiences through premium distributors such as Netflix, Hulu, Turner, Corus, Facebook, Snap, YouTube, Roku and more.

Position Summary:
Work collaboratively with all teams under the Brand Partnerships umbrella to concept, create, and bring-to-life best in class campaigns — ranging from digital to product to experiential. Applicant will create brand guidelines, templates, and guiding marketing materials with a focus on identity, branding, and packaging for video content. Position requires leading communication skills as well as staying up to date with current design trends and techniques. Apply here. 

Posted May 16th, 2022.


Job Description: Graphic Designer 
Company: GRCC
Job Type: Part time, 28hrs/week, on-site
Benefits: N/A
Salary Range: N/A


Position Summary:
As part of the graphics team, this position assists in creating materials to tell Grand Rapids Community College's story while continually keeping the mission, vision, values and ends in mind. This position will provide exceptional customer service and create solutions to support campus client needs through communication skills, collaboration, creativity, dedication and use of technology. Apply here.

Posted May 2nd, 2022.


Job Description: Graphic Designer 
Company: One Stop
Job Type: Full time, Hybrid
Benefits: N/A
Salary Range: N/A

One Stop is the leading imprintable sportswear supplier in the Midwest and beyond. We employ 250+ people in our corporate office/distribution facility located in Walker, Michigan. Established in 1987, One Stop is a privately-owned company with a warm, casual environment and a reputation for attention to detail and dedication to continuous improvement.

Position Summary:
The Graphic Designer will create print and digital communication materials to promote products and services in support of company sales objectives. This person will be responsible for visual and content creation of all marketing initiatives via the company websites, email campaigns, social media, events, and promotions. Apply here.

Posted May 9th, 2022. 


Job Description: Graphic Designer
Company: Forbes
Job Type: Part-time, Remote
Benefits: N/A
Salary Range: N/A

Forbes believes in the power of entrepreneurial capitalism and uses it on various platforms to ignite the conversations that drive systemic change in business, culture and society. We celebrate success and are committed to using our megaphone to drive diversity, equity and inclusion. 

Position Summary:
Forbes is looking for a Digital Graphic Designer to join our growing commerce team, Forbes Vetted and Forbes Store. The position will produce and maintain the visual aesthetic for eCommerce for both Forbes.com and Forbes Store. This individual will need to be able to translate editorial and business requirements and stakeholder needs into designs that are on-brand, visually impactful, and encourage conversion. Apply here.

Job Description: Graphic Designer
Company: TiiCKER
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits: 401(k), Health Insurance
Salary Range: N/A

TiiCKER is a nimble start-up looking to revolutionize how public companies engage with individual investors. TiiCKER is dedicated to a simple proposition: Individual investors should be rewarded for their loyalty. You live, breathe and eat these brands – literally. The TiiCKER Team spends countless hours serving up a multitude of insights, content and shareholder perks, and then helps individual investors claim them. We invite you to join the TiiCKER movement as we build the world’s first online community for individual investors and consumers alike. TiiCKER.COM

Position Summary:
TiiCKER is seeking a mid-level graphic design professional with experience in ad development (digital display banners, search ads, social ads) and ad copy development. The Digital Media Designer will report to the Director of Digital Media to support TiiCKER-branded & partner-branded digital campaigns, with a strong focus on ad conceptualization, design, production, trafficking, testing and reporting. 

Posted May 13th, 2022.

 


 

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