Boca Raton Museum of Art
Careers at the Museum
Special Events Manager
The Boca Raton Museum of Art is seeking a candidate for the Special Events Manager position. Reporting to the Director of Development, the candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to, and gain experience in, a wide variety of events within an AAM accredited museum of the highest caliber. This is an ideal position for a candidate who desires to grow their career in and around a creative and philanthropic community, within a collaborative team.
Knowledge and Experience:
Education: Bachelor's degree or Associate’s Degree in Event Management, Hospitality, Meeting Planning, Business Management or related field or equivalent experience.
Experience: Five + years experience in the event/meeting planning industry. At least three years professional fundraising experience. Prefer local candidate with good contacts and networking.
Requirements: Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and deal with unexpected crises in an effective and efficient manner. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including frequent evenings and weekends. Proficient in a variety of computer software programs.
Communication: Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Discretion in dealing with confidential and complex customer service issues required. Job requires communication on a regular basis with internal and external customers. Professional demeanor mandatory.
Independent Judgement/Problem Solving: High level of judgment and problem solving skills required to perform the functions of this position.
Work Complexity: Job requires contact with individuals both inside and outside the organization where confidential matters may be discussed. Such contact requires resourcefulness, tact, and negotiating/problem solving ability and working knowledge of policies, practices and procedures of the department or organization.
Creativity/Innovation: Creativity is regularly required in order to improve the caliber and effectiveness of all events as well as our event operating and administrative practices.
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform essential functions of this job
Work Environment: This position is performed in a modern, semi-private business office, and utilizes standard business equipment and systems including, but not limited to: PC, printer, fax, multi-line telephone, photocopier, filing system, internet, e-mail, adding machine/calculator and others. Also travels as necessary for event planning and execution.
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Internship Job Description:
Qualified individuals will assist the Education Department in:
Applicants should be upper division students (junior, senior or graduate) majoring in an education, art- or museum-related discipline. They should be organized, detail-oriented and computer literate. Applicants should also have a general knowledge of art terminology and education theories/practices, possess excellent writing skills and LOVE working with people. The internship places you in a dedicated, professional and dynamic education office.
Interested applicants can email a letter of interest, resume and three references to Claire Elisabeth Clum, Director of Education at firstname.lastname@example.org.