The Curatorial Assistant at The Contemporary Jewish Museum (The CJM) will join a team led by the Chief Curator that selects and shapes the exhibitions at the Museum. The Curatorial Assistant will report directly to the Chief Curator and support the work of curatorial colleagues; and also interact regularly with the Registrar and Exhibitions Manager, the Chief Preparator and the Creative Services Manager.
Members of the curatorial team work on exhibitions up to three years in advance. The Curatorial Assistant will become familiar with the artwork and detailed planning of future projects to that s/he may effectively assist in their management. The Curatorial Assistant will also participate in training interns for the department.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a creative and collaborative environment with experienced professionals who work closely together on exhibitions planning and problem-solving.
Position Title: Curatorial Assistant
Reports To: Chief Curator
Status: Regular, Full time, Non-Exempt
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The Contemporary Jewish Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.