The Receiving Associate will become well-versed in shop merchandise, both books and gifts, as well as in all museum programs, tours, and events. Splitting his/her time between the back of house and sales floor. He/she will receive merchandise and manage stock spaces, the Sales@tenement.org email and assist in inventory management. He/she will actively engaging customers in the shop and operate both Retail Pro and Altru; this includes ringing up shop sales, selling tickets, collecting donations and selling memberships.
There is potential for the right candidate to take on some management of shop.tenement.org – including writing copy, taking & editing images, and managing orders, promotions & gift guides.
How to Apply:
Please submit a resume and cover letter and a list of your three favorite stores to shop at and why at our career portal.
The Tenement Museum is seeking a Chief Programs Officer to work under the direction of the Tenement Museum’s President to help shape the strategic vision for its programming. In the last five years the museum has successfully completed a capital campaign, doubled its visitorship and budget and expanded its programming to include post-WW II immigration. Over the next five years the museum will seek to further its mission as an institution that educates America about the value of immigration. To accomplish this, the museum has developed an ambitious plan to expand its reach and impact beyond the city of New York to the nation as a whole and help reshape the national narrative on immigration. The Chief Programs Officer will be responsible for leading the development and delivery of innovative programming that will enable the museum to scale its impact. The museum currently sees 250,000 visitors each year, of which 50,000 are school children, with the goal of increasing visitorship to 350,000 people within the next five years and developing ancillary programming that reaches an additional 650,000 people off-site. All programs and tours are facilitated by an Educator.
Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications
How to Apply:
Please submit your resume and cover letter through our career portal.
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to making all personnel decisions without regard to age, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, disability, marital status, citizenship, pregnancy, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or any other category protected by law.
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