The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) invites applications for the position of Director, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum. This institution is part of the Presidential Library System, administered by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library is located in Ann Arbor, MI and the Gerald R. Ford Museum is located in Grand Rapids, MI. Incumbent duty station will be Grand Rapids, MI.
The Library Director plans, directs, and administers all programs and activities of the Library and Museum, including archival, exhibit, public and educational programs. The incumbent works closely with NARA officials to ensure Library operations are in alignment with the Agency’s strategic goals. The Director maintains close working relationships with the former President’s family and the privately funded support organization; develops cooperative relationships and partnership ventures with academic and other institutions in support of the library’s mission and goals; and conducts extensive public relations and fundraising activities in support of the library and museum.
This position is an excepted service Senior Level (SL) appointment within the Federal Government and serves at the pleasure of the Archivist of the United States. The salary range for the position is $132,552 - $183,300. Relocation expenses may be paid. Detailed information about NARA and the national Presidential Library System is available at www.archives.gov.