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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The National WWII Museum. The National WWII Museum is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and seeks diversity in its workforce. The National WWII Museum is dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including age, sex, race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. Consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act, applicants may request accommodations needed to participate in the application process.

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AVAILABLE POSITIONS

DIRECTOR OF FUNDRAISING EVENTS

This position will guide overall fundraising, strategy, logistics, and direction for revenue-generating events at the Museum. The Director of Fundraising Events will supervise a team of two and work collaboratively in the Museum and across the Museum's constituent network to raise operating revenue through personal solicitation, strong event committee coordination, and ticket and table sales with the goal of growing annual revenue for this program. This position reports to the Associate Vice President of Membership and Fundraising Events and works with Institutional Advancement.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree with at least five years experience in planning, creating, and soliciting financial support for fundraising events. In addition, excellent communication and interpersonal skills along with a demonstrated competence in computer technologies—specifically Raisers Edge and Excel—are required. Finally, creativity, initiative, good judgment, and the ability to work a flexible schedule are essential.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT MANAGER

This position reports to the Associate Vice President of Institutional Advancement and will work with a dynamic team of fundraising operations staff and gift officers to support the Museum’s $325 million capital expansion and $35 million annual budget. This position is responsible for managing two full-time staff members, supervising the department’s day-to-day donor and prospect operations, managing departmental events, and creating and maintaining fundraising materials.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and at least four years fundraising experience, as well as experience supervising staff and in project and event management. In addition, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, outstanding organizational skills and the ability to consistently meet deadlines are essential. Finally, knowledge of World War II history and a passion for the mission of the Museum are preferred.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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SECURITY OFFICER (PART-TIME)

The Security Officer is responsible for ensuring the safety and security of all guests, staff, and Museum properties in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Museum. The ideal candidate will have experience in law enforcement, security, or military service. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule (which includes weekends and holidays) and perform the physical demands of the position are required.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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SALES ASSOCIATE

This part-time position earns $9 per hour, reports to the Museum Store Manager and is responsible for all aspects of customer service in the Museum stores. Job duties include greeting and assisting customers, accurately processing transactions, stocking shelves, and maintaining a clean and orderly store.

The ideal candidate will have good communication skills, basic merchandising skills, and basic math skills. In addition, the ability to work on weekends and holidays is required.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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MEMBER SERVICES ASSOCIATE

This position reports to the Membership and Brick Services Manager and is responsible for administrative tasks such as: managing daily gift entry for all donations received at the Museum by mail or through the website, assisting with donor requests, updating constituent records, responding to member correspondence, and assisting with special projects as needed.

The ideal candidate will have a strong attention to detail, organizational skills, initiative, and excellent customer service skills. In addition, knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications is required. Previous experience with Raiser’s Edge is a plus.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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BRICK RELOCATION ASSISTANT (FULL-TIME, TEMPORARY)

This position will work with the Brick Program Coordinator to research, inventory, notify purchasers, and reinstall the 13,000 Road to Victory bricks impacted by The National WWII Museum expansion. During this 18–24 month project, this position will assist the Brick Program Coordinator with all internal and external communication related to this project. The ideal candidate will have a strong attention to detail, initiative, flexibility, and strong customer service skills.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT (PART-TIME)

This position reports to the Director of Entertainment and assists with the production and administrative needs of the Entertainment Department, which produces main stage shows at BB's Stage Door Canteen, other Museum venues, and offsite locations across the US. This position also assists in the coordination of Victory Belles and Victory Band onsite and offsite performances.

The ideal candidate will have a degree in theater arts or two years of relevant experience. In addition, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work a flexible schedule are required. Finally, a passion for and knowledge of theater, music, and the 1940s era are a must.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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TRAVELING EXHIBIT MANAGER

This position reports to the Associate Vice President of Education and Access and is responsible for developing and managing the Museum's traveling exhibition program. This new traveling exhibit program will require a self-starter with initiative that can work well independently as well as in groups, and has experience with creative approaches to marketing and sales. This position leads the delivery of consistently high quality traveling exhibitions at domestic and international venues while building and maintaining strong relationships with exhibition hosts.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in business, marketing, museum studies, or related field and have experience in negotiating, business planning, and marketing analysis. In addition, excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to travel are required.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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ADMISSIONS ASSOCIATE

This part-time position reports to the Visitor Services Manager and is responsible for maintaining a welcoming rapport with visitors and providing information and customer service as necessary. This position processes ticket orders in a courteous and visitor-focused manner. The ideal candidate will have outstanding customer service skills and experience working with the public. In addition, experience balancing daily receipts is preferred and strong communication skills are essential. Finally, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must as weekend work is required.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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THEATER AND A/V SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN (PART-TIME)

This position reports to the Theater and A/V Systems Manager and operates the Museum's multi-sensory theaters and live performance space. The ideal candidate will have 3 – 5 years experience with multi-sensory theater technologies and live theater and an in-depth knowledge of large venue video and audio systems with an emphasis on audio engineering. In addition, knowledge of show action equipment and controls technology is required. Finally, the ability to research problems quickly and resolve issues with minimal direct supervision is essential.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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DIRECTOR OF PLANNED GIVING

Under the direction of the Vice President of Institutional Advancement, the Director of Planned Giving will be responsible for reviewing the planned giving program, strengthening the program, acting as a planned giving resource for Major Gifts Officers, and working with donors and their professional advisors to secure gifts to increase and sustain the growth of planned gifts to benefit The National WWII Museum.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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CUSTODIAN EVENT SET UP PERSONNEL

This position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for event set up as well as other custodial tasks. The primary job duties consist of setting up and breaking down tables and chairs for Museum events, floor care, pressure washing and other custodial tasks such as cleaning restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, mopping and cleaning glass.

The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work and be familiar with cleaning procedures and custodial equipment. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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CUSTODIAN

This position reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for custodial tasks. Custodial tasks include general cleaning such as cleaning restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, mopping and cleaning glass as well as special floor care duties.

The ideal candidate will be physically able to perform manual work and be familiar with cleaning procedures and custodial equipment. In addition, the ability to work a flexible schedule is a must and basic knowledge of A/V equipment is helpful.

Interested candidates should apply online or mail resumes to 945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70130.

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WHAT'S ON:

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May 29, 2015
"On the Air: A Live Radio Broadcast Musical"
6:00 pm Dinner Seating, 8:00 pm Show Only Ticket
BB's Stage Door Canteen

May 30, 2015
"On the Air: A Live Radio Broadcast Musical"
6:00 pm Dinner Seating, 8:00 pm Show Only Ticket
BB's Stage Door Canteen

May 31, 2015
"On the Air: A Live Radio Broadcast Musical"
11:00 am Brunch Seating, 1:00 pm Show Only Ticket
BB's Stage Door Canteen

June 3, 2015
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

June 3, 2015
"America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
11:45 am Buffet Seating
BB's Stage Door Canteen

June 3, 2015
Lunchbox Lecture
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

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