Urban Media Arts (“UMA”), formerly known as MATV --Malden Access Television, invites applications for the position of Executive Director. Ron Cox, who has served UMA/MATV as its Executive Director since 2006, is retiring next year.
Established in 1988, UMA is responsible for the management and operation of the Public, Education and Government (PEG) Access channels for the City of Malden. UMA has received dozens of national awards for its programming and services. The organization offers TV/video production resources, media education workshops, citizen journalism, podcasting, multimedia storytelling, a physical and virtual art gallery, a community reading program, and networking opportunities, both online and in-person. UMA completed a rebranding process in 2021, moving from a traditional PEG access facility to an urban media arts operation.
UMA’s mission is to connect community, promote civic engagement, and nurture arts and culture by offering media resources, training, creative opportunities, events, and networking.
The anticipated employment starting date for this position is in April, 2022.
The full job description and application instructions can be viewed and downloaded at: https://tinyurl.com/ev3caxs4
Applications must be received by December 13, 2021. All inquiries will be handled confidentially.
If you have any questions about the position, please contact Randy VanDalsen (email@example.com). The Buske Group has been contracted by UMA to assist in the Executive Director search.