Feb 11, 2022

Assistant Museum Manager

  • JAARS, Inc.
Full time Mission Nonprofit Public Relations Strategy-Planning Volunteer Opportunities

Job Description

Target Staff Type            Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  JAARS Waxhaw

FTE        0.5 or 1.0

Position Summary         

The Assistant Museum Manager assists the Museum Manager in operating the Museum of the Alphabet and the Mexico-Cardenas Museum. The Assistant Museum Manager reports to the Museum Manager/Curator. This is a full-time volunteer position or a staff person who raises their own support. Please submit resumes and inquiries to HR_Director@jaars.org .

Position Responsibilities            

  • Communicates about JAARS history, mission and work
  • Guides museum tours and monitors tour schedule
  • Assists with supervising and training staff
  • Maintains the inventory of museum collections 
  • Coordinates programs and events
  • Collaborates in updating current exhibits and in planning, designing and constructing new exhibits
  • Performs any other tasks as needed

Position Requirements

  • Demonstrates a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, History, Museum Studies, Linguistics, Missions, Education or related field
  • Able to communicate well in English both in written and oral form
  • Management, organizational and computer skills required
  • Personable and enjoys people and working as part of a team
  • Previous cross-cultural experience may be helpful but is not required
  • Must be a US citizen or green card holder to apply

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