Society Liaison

$41,000 yearly
  • Arkansas Archeological Survey
  • Fayetteville, AR, USA
  • Sep 06, 2022
Full time Education Government Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Arkansas Archeological Survey Opportunity Announcement (R0021813)

The Survey is accepting applications for a Arkansas Archeological Society Liaison at the Coordinating Office of the Arkansas Archeological Survey in Fayetteville, AR.

The Society Liaison will be responsible for coordination of public archeology activities between the Arkansas Archeological Survey and the avocational Arkansas Archeological Society, including outreach activities, communications, liaison with stations, engagement with and outreach to the statewide Society Board of Directors, local Society chapters around the state, and the Society-based Board of Advisors, and coordination of the annual Training Program jointly organized between the Survey and the Society. The Society Liaison also organizes the AAS Annual Meeting and maintains Society records and archival materials at the Survey Coordinating Office.


Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

Minimum Qualifications:

·        B.A. degree

·        Archeological field and/or laboratory experience

·        Experience working with avocational archeological/citizen science/volunteer organizations

Applicable equivalencies may be considered.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree
  • Experience working with Arkansas Archeological Society programs
  • Prior experience with social media, digital newsletters or databases
  • Nonprofit management experience


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA)

  • General knowledge of archeological methods and practices
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Skill in using social media platforms, digital editing/layout/publication software and/or digital newsletter platforms
  • Ability to work in a collaborative framework with professional staff and external (avocational and general public) stakeholders


For a complete position announcement and information regarding how to apply, visit