Museum Services & Events Associate (Part-Time)
Fraunces Tavern Museum is seeking a responsible and outgoing individual to assist the Museum with weekday, evening, and weekend events, and occasional admissions and shop sales. This position requires a flexible schedule and the professional experience to represent the Museum and ensure the quality of its visitor services and public programs. The Museum Services & Events Associate will report to the Education & Public Programs Coordinator and will work with multiple departments.
Act as the on-site coordinator for public programs, space rentals, and special events.
Properly close and secure Museum premises at the end of the day. Set up, breakdown, and supervise public and private events.
Potential to lead Museum tours.
Greet visitors at the Admissions Desk and provide general information about the museum and exhibitions.
Handle cash and credit card transactions via ShopKeep.
Accurately track admissions and visitor statistics.
Maintain Gift Shop stock.
Accept and sign for packages and assist with Museum mailings.
Experience working in a museum setting, box office, retail or events background.
Flexible schedule; able to work weekdays, evenings, and weekends.
Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.
Experience with Shopkeep preferred but not required.
Must be comfortable working alone without direct supervision.
Enjoy interacting with the public.
As a representative of the Museum, the Museum Services & Events Associate must maintain a high level of courtesy and professionalism when interacting with visitors and always be mindful of the Museum’s mission. The ideal candidate will have excellent customer service skills, enjoy working with the public and be willing to learn a broad general history. This position will have opportunities to grow within the Museum.
How to Apply:
Send a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com. *Place the job title in the email subject line.
No phone calls please. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.