We are Hiring!
Come and be part of the transformation of NMAFA into a 21st Century Global African Art Museum. We are looking for innovative, experienced, skilled, out-of-the box thinkers and doers to join our fast-growing team. These are 1 year renewable telework positions open to people all over the world (with special emphasis on Africa and the African diaspora).
NMAFA Global Manager
Initiate and manage pop-up art experiences throughout the diaspora
Coordinate NMAFA’s international activities and partnerships. At present, these consist of twice annually ‘pop-up’ events in different countries with the African diaspora. We are looking for an innovative, experienced and effective project manager who can initiate and manage partnerships with a wide range of creatives (artists/designers/musicians/curators), institutions and donors, as well as manage diverse events (classes and workshops, panels, exhibitions, performances etc) with both an in-person and a virtual component.
Communications Social Media Manager
Building, celebrating and nurturing a new brand and a community of global Africans
Provide strategic advice around branding and communication to engage with our target audience (Gen Z and Millennial global Africans), develop and distribute social media content through all of NMAFA’s social media platforms, and provide PR services to support exhibitions and programs of the museum. The goals of this contract are:
- To celebrate, engage with and build a community of engaged, inspired global African artists, curators, conservators, archivists, community organizers and other creatives in conversation with NMAFA collections, knowledge production and art experiences.
- Support the re-positioning and branding efforts of the Museum
- Develop key digital communication, social media, and marketing content for the museum
- Develop relationships with and engage with media stakeholders, including arts, culture, lifestyle and news journalists, bloggers and vloggers and influencers
Visitor Services Manager
Creating powerful inter-personal connections with new audiences
NMAFA is reimagining how to create points of connection between our target audience (Gen Z and Millennial Global Africans) and our content, spaces, platforms, and people. This position is for a talented individual to develop and implement an audience-centered visitor services and engagement strategy for NMAFA, lead projects related to visitor services and engagement, and support the recruitment and training of docents that meet our goals as a 21st global African Art museum.