Associate Director, Partnerships

Job Type

Full Time




647 Fulton Street
United States


Program: Community Media

Supervisor: Director of Community Media

Full/Part-Time: Full-time

Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt

BRIC is the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, and one of the largest in New York City. We present and incubate work by artists and media-makers who reflect the diversity that surrounds us. Some of BRIC’s most acclaimed programs include the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Prospect Park; path-breaking media initiatives, including the newly-renamed BRIC TV; a renowned contemporary art exhibition series and an expansive education program reaching thousands of students each year. BRIC offers programs at our main venue, BRIC Arts | Media House, and throughout Brooklyn. BRIC programs reach hundreds of thousands of people each year.

Purpose of Position:

Oversee organizational partnerships for community media

Key Duties:

·        Work with VP of Community Media to develop partnership strategy and define the scope of collaborative projects with non-profit organizations.

·        Manage the Media Share mentorship program for non-profit organizations.

·        Serve as primary liaison with Brooklyn Public Library, and other partners.

·        Conduct research and outreach to identify new organizational partners, including non-profits who would benefit from BRIC’s educational services and cable/digital platforms.

·        Develop tools to assess outcomes for partnership projects and prepare reports.

·        Work with Marketing Director to promote BRIC Community Media initiatives.

·        Assist with production and licensing contracts, including intellectual property agreements.

·        Liaise and coordinate with BRIC’s fundraising and community engagement staff.

·        Represent BRIC in public forums.

·        Coordinate efforts to advocate for public access services.

·        Help plan and produce select Community Media events.

·        Supervise the Partnerships Manager and others, as needed.

·        Other duties, as assigned.  


  • At least 10 years’ progressively responsible experience in a related field, including supervision and management experience.
  • Experience with community organizations and community outreach
  • Working knowledge of licensing and intellectual property best practices
  • Strong understanding of media making and distribution practices
  • College degree
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Familiarity with public access television is a plus; media production and graphic skills also a plus

Salary and Schedule

Full-time position with full benefits package. Annual salary $64-$68K, depending on experience.


This is a full-time salaried position with a full benefits package.

Level of Language Proficiency


Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Email with subject line: Associate Director, Partnerships. Please write a brief cover letter in the body of the email and attach resume. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

BRIC is an equal opportunity employer.