Full-Time Assistant to Chief Curator – Media and Performance Art
Facilitates Chief Curator’s email and written correspondence, especially that which relates to the collection, acquisitions and exhibition production. Answers Chief’s telephone calls and covers for others as needed. Drafts answers for routine correspondence and inquiries. Performs general administrative duties which includes the organization and maintenance of all Chief Curator files and calendar. Opens and routes incoming mail, faxes and email. Serves as front person and liaison for all of Chief Curator’s contacts, including trustees, artists, scholars, dealers and art world professionals. Makes all travel and logistical arrangements for Chief Curator; prepares travel and entertainment expense reports in accordance with MoMA policies. Maintains general organization of Chief Curator’s office. Completes project and administrative assignments as directed by Chief Curator. Assists and takes direction from Department Manager and curatorial staff as required. Report to Chief Curator, Media and Performance Art.
Bachelor’s degree, preferable in art history, and five or more years experience in relevant administrative positions or equivalent. Exposure to media and performance art and artists preferred. Superior judgment, professional initiative and strong verbal communication capabilities. Good computer skills including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Art history and research background is desirable. Proficiency with one or more foreign languages highly desirable.
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|• Job Title:||Assistant to Chief Curator – Media and Performance Art|
|• Job Type:||Full-Time Job|
|• Employer:||MOMA: The Museum of Modern Art|
|• Location:||New York, United States|