Thank you for your interest in the Museum of Jewish Heritage. As a primary institution of public education about modern Jewish history and the Holocaust, we are one of the most meaningful museums in New York City. With 82,000 square feet of exhibition space, a collection of 25,000 objects, enlightening educational initiatives, and acclaimed public programs, there has never been a better time to be part of this dynamic educational environment.
The Museum is looking for energetic, creative, results-oriented professionals. The Museum employs individuals in a broad range of capacities across varied professions and specializations including fields of curatorship, registration, research, history, exhibitions, development, event planning, facilities, operations, public relations, marketing, education, public programs, customer service, finance, administration, information systems, human resources, and retail.
Apply your skills and experience to meet the needs of an influential museum with award-winning exhibitions, programs, and publications. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and champion diversity and equal opportunities. As an employer we are also committed to the professional development of all our staff.
The Museum also offers a generous package of benefits to its full time employees, including the following:
Paid vacation, sick, and personal leave
Medical Plan (including domestic partner coverage)
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)- Medical and Dependent Care
Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
403(b) Savings Plan
Discounted gym membership with Crunch Fitness and New York Health and Racquet Club.
Short-term Disability Plan
Long-term Disability Plan
Employee Assistance Program (counseling/referral services)
Commuter Benefit Program
Please be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions.
Scheduling Coordinator Substitute
The Museum of Jewish Heritage- A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is looking for short-term staff to help schedule group reservations when our Scheduling and Outreach Coordinator is away from the office. The Scheduling and Outreach Coordinator is often the first Museum representative a caller reaches. As such, the position is critically important. Employment will be on an as-needed basis and will range from one to ten days.
The person in this position will
- Learn to use the Museum’s computer reservation booking system, Blackbaud’s Altru.
- Book, modify, and confirm adult and youth group reservations; answer inquiries about Museum tours and programs; work closely with Education Department staff; and schedule busses for groups as required.
Requirements: Excellent customer service skills, team player who enjoys follow-through with great attention to detail. Applicants must have strong computer abilities, be comfortable multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment, and have a strong interest in representing the Museum to callers.
Send resume and letter of interest to Human Resources, Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, 36 Battery Place, New York, NY 10280; fax: (646) 437-4250; email: email@example.com.