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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

TEMPORARY ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

This position will provide administrative support for the Travel Program Department and will report to the Director of Educational Travel Programs. The Administrative Assistant creates and maintains spreadsheets/reports, prepares and sends out mailings, and handles inquiries as necessary. This is a temporary position consisting of 40 hours per week for approximately 8 months. The ideal candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel. In addition, strong communication/phone skills and the ability to consistently meet deadlines are a must. Finally, a familiarity with the travel industry is a plus.

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

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CHIEF ENGINEER

This position reports to the Director of Facilities and Engineering and is primarily responsible for managing the engineering staff in maintaining and monitoring physical plant operations. This position also oversees the preventative maintenance program and ensures compliance with city, state, and federal environmental health and life safety codes. The ideal candidate will have a City of New Orleans First Class Stationary License for boilers, air conditioning, and internal combustion engines. In addition, strong organizational and communication skills, excellent troubleshooting capabilities, and the ability to manage and work with others in a team-oriented environment are required.

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

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COPYWRITER

This full-time position will be responsible for writing and editing copy across all forms of media—including but not limited to digital and traditional ads, web copy, brochures, e-communications, and publications.

Bachelor's degree in a related field with a minimum of three years experience is required. Candidate must provide a diverse array of writing samples and demonstrate a mastery of Chicago Style.

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

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EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT

This position serves as the primary secretary to the President & CEO, and is responsible for a wide variety of internal and external communications involving day-to-day operations with specific attention to coordinating the work of the President. Additionally, the Executive Assistant performs numerous complex secretarial and administrative tasks requiring exceptional proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years senior level administrative experience. In addition, exceptional oral and written communication skills and the ability to work with sensitive and confidential information are required. Finally, exceptional organizational skills, sound judgment, and the ability to work on multiple assignments under pressure while consistently meeting deadlines are a must.

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

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ASSOCIATE VICE PRESIDENT OF INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT

The National WWII Museum seeks an Associate Vice President for Institutional Advancement experienced in capital campaign fundraising and strategic and administrative leadership within a national museum or other cultural institution.

The Associate Vice President is responsible for the management of key areas within the campaign and development programs—closely assisting the Vice President in strategic planning, and in the implementation and execution of a comprehensive development program in support of the mission, and the operational, programmatic, campaign, and endowment goals of The National WWII Museum. He/she will play a leadership role in managing a highly professional, geographically-dispersed, and regionally-oriented team.

This position reports to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement, and serves as a senior member of the Museum’s management team.

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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MANAGER OF CORORATE GIVING

The National WWII Museum is seeking a Manager of Corporate Giving responsible for conducting a corporate sponsorship program that supports the Museum’s annual funding goals. The Manager will be responsible for direct sales in the low six-figures as well as development of sponsorship proposals and fulfillment of recognition, reporting, and benefits agreements. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with a Bachelor's degree, superior communication skills, and a minimum two years experience in corporate sales and/or sponsorship.

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

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SECURITY OFFICER (PART-TIME POSITION)

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 the ability to 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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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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January 31, 2015
Victory Corps Saturday
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

February 4, 2015
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

February 4, 2015
"America's Wartime Sweethearts: A Tribute to The Andrews Sisters"
11:45 am buffet seating
Stage Door Canteen

February 4, 2015
Lunchbox Lecture
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
H. Mortimer Favrot Orientation Center

February 11, 2015
White Glove Wednesdays
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Louisiana Memorial Pavilion

February 17, 2015
CLOSED: Mardi Gras Day

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