Internship: Unpaid; 10-15 hours a week
Accepting applicants for Summer. Applications due by May 15.
The Milwaukee Art Museum is seeking a highly motivated, organized, and outgoing candidate who is passionate about the Milwaukee Art Museum, to assist the Museum’s Membership Team with special events, Membership sales and promotion, and administration for a large Membership program.
General Purpose: Assist with promoting membership at museum events including LFOA and MAM After Dark; completing administrative tasks and assisting with customer service follow-up.
This is an opportunity to gain valuable experience in the arts fundraising field through working events, fundraising and assisting with membership and customer service administration in the Membership Office at one of the nation’s premier Art Museums.
Education/Experience Requirements: Undergraduate or graduate student majoring in communication, non-profit management, museum studies or related field. Skilled in Excel, Microsoft Word and Powerpoint. Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and fundraising software a plus. Sales experience a plus. Knowledge of Art History a plus.
Other Requirements: Reliable transportation/proximity to Museum. Ability to work some nights and weekends. Ability to stand for several hours; ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Duties & Responsibilities:
To apply, please send a cover letter with your availability, résumé and a portfolio with 5–10 design samples to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail Milwaukee Art Museum, Attn: Human Resources, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee 53202. Please put “Membership Intern” in the subject line of your email.