Installation view of Unorthodox at the Jewish Museum. Photo by Sarah Wass Photo.
The Jewish Museum seeks a diverse workforce, and is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The Museum does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizen status, religion, ancestry, veteran status or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law in all employment decisions. The Jewish Museum provides a competitive salary and a generous benefit package.
The Development Officer is a frontline fundraiser responsible for managing the Patron Program, which is comprised of Museum donors at the $1,000–$9,999 level. Through personal visits and targeted solicitations, the Officer will oversee a distinct portfolio.
The Jewish Museum seeks a detailed-oriented, proactive individual to provide essential administrative support and project coordination for the Deputy Director of Development, who oversees fundraising for the institution, including Major Gifts, Institutional Giving, Special Events, Membership, and Research.
The Museum seeks a skilled multi-tasker for the role of Project Manager. The incumbent is responsible for working with the CIO and Deputy Director, Marketing & Communications, key members of both teams, other constituents throughout the Museum, as well as outside vendors and consultants.
The Rights and Reproductions Coordinator serves as the rights, permissions, and licensing expert for the Jewish Museum. This position oversees all policies, procedures, and activities involving intellectual-property rights for the museum’s publications, programs, and temporary exhibitions, as well as the permanent collection.
The Digital Marketing Manager supports digital marketing activities, including targeted email communications, digital advertising, and strategic audience data capture to drive online engagement and on-site visitation.
The Marketing Coordinator plays a key role in supporting all department functions by spearheading project management, trafficking, and budget tracking. The Coordinator reports to the Associate Director of Marketing and also supports the Consulting Creative Director by overseeing project workflow within the studio.
Summer 2017 interns at the New York Botanical Gardens
The Jewish Museum's year-round Internship Program provides an opportunity to participate in the day-to-day operations of one of New York City's leading museums of art and culture.
The Jewish Museum offers fall, spring, and summer internships for undergraduate and graduate students, and beginning professionals. Most internships are unpaid and are available in a wide range of museum departments including curatorial affairs, collections and exhibitions, membership, marketing and communications, and development. Our internship program is highly competitive, and acceptance is based upon academic achievements, interests, experience, related skills, motivation, and availability. Time commitments are flexible and can range from as little as fourteen hours to thirty-five hours per week depending on availability and the department's needs. The Jewish Museum encourages diversity and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.
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Spring Term: January – May 2018
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
The Curatorial Intern will assist with research and administrative duties for an upcoming exhibition on American Contemporary Art.
The Communications Department at the Jewish Museum is offering an excellent opportunity for an individual who is interested in learning about art and cultural communications for a major art museum in NYC.
The Public Programs Intern will assist with planning and implementation of public and academic programs for adult audiences. Programs relate to current exhibitions as well as the collection and follow a variety of formats including lectures, gallery talks, concerts and film screenings.
The Jewish Museum seeks a creative, motivated, and attentive individual to assist the Marketing Department while developing his or her understanding of marketing strategies and activities in a professional museum environment.
The Education Department at the Jewish Museum is offering an excellent opportunity for an individual who is interested in education and the arts.
The Jewish Museum seeks a motivated intern with a passion for art and technology to join the Jewish Museum’s Digital team. While developing their knowledge of digital strategy within a museum environment, the intern will support the Digital department in activities related to the website, blog, email, and social media.
The Curatorial Intern for Arts Administration will be assigned to assist the Curatorial Department Coordinator with general administration in connection with forthcoming exhibitions, film festivals, presentations, and related special projects.
Volunteers play an integral role at the Jewish Museum, providing support to all aspects of Museum operations.
We continually seek to expand our diverse volunteer corps by incorporating a wide range of individuals and by providing many types of volunteer jobs. In addition to the opportunities listed here, applicants are assessed for their skills and interests and are placed in appropriate positions as determined by current staff needs.
We are looking for an energetic personality to welcome visitors to the Museum and scan visitor tickets as they pass through the admission process.