Museum Assistant

Lyman Allyn Art Museum, New London, CT

The Lyman Allyn Art Museum seeks permanent part-time Museum Assistant to provide exceptional customer service and museum support. RESPONSIBILITES include, but are not limited to: Resolve visitor questions and concerns; Promote exhibitions and events; Manage front desk, ticket/shop sales; Aid with building security; Assist with Museum’s social media outreach. This position includes working with the Director of Exhibitions eight hours a week on exhibition and collection related duties. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in art, art history, or museum studies; Experience in customer service; Excellent communication skills; Detail-oriented; Computer Literate; Social Media savvy; Ability to make good decisions under pressure; Available occasional evenings; Multilingual a plus. HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday (29 hours per week). DEADLINE for applications is April 26, 2016. We are looking to fill the position by May 3, 2016. Please send cover letter and resume to: Rebecca Marsie, Marketing & Communications Associate, Lyman Allyn Art Museum, 625 Williams Street, New London, CT 06320. Applications may also be emailed to The Lyman Allyn Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer. Posted on: 04/01/2016