Visitor Services & Special Events Associate

Title: Visitor Services & Special Events Associate
Location: The Mexican Museum, Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd., Building D
Salary: $18.00/ hour
Status: Part-time, Thursdays & Fridays, 12-4 p.m.
Opening Date: April 28, 2015
Closing Date: Open until filled
Reports to: Executive Assistant to the CEO & President

Description: This position has the responsibility of providing an excellent visitor experience at the Museum by answering the main museum phone line, greeting museum visitors at reception, and promoting the Museum Membership program. The Visitor Services & Special Events Associate will also manage museum store purchases, and will assist the Executive Assistant to the CEO & President with finance and museum programming-related duties.

Specific Duties: Visitor Services & Special Events Associate must greet the public, answer telephones, and promote the Museum Membership program. He/she must diligently catalog museum store purchases. He/she works closely with the Executive Assistant to the CEO & President on museum events, school tours, and financial  record keeping.

Requirements: Successful candidate has the ability to work successfully in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects simultaneously. Excellent communication and organization skills are necessary. Prior office management experience preferred. Bilingual Spanish speaking skills are desired but not necessary.

Employer Information: Founded by San Francisco artist Peter Rodriguez in 1975 in the heart of the Mission District and now at Fort Mason Center, The Mexican Museum is the realization of a vision to exhibit the aesthetic expression of the Mexican and Mexican American people. Today, the museum's vision has expanded to reflect the evolving scope of the Mexican, Chicano and Latino experience – including art, culture, history and heritage. The museum currently has a permanent collection of more than 16,000 objects reflecting Pre-Hispanic, Colonial, popular, Modern and Contemporary Mexican, Latino and Chicano art. The Mexican Museum is open Wednesday - Sunday from 12:00-4:00 p.m. Admission is free. The Museum is located at 2 Marina Boulevard, Fort Mason Center, Building D, in San Francisco. For more information, please visit: http://www.mexicanmuseum.org or call (415) 202-9700.

How to Apply: Please email cover letter and resume to: asimmsThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with “Visitor Services & Special Events Associate” in the subject line.
Or send your application to:

Anne Simms
Executive Assistant to the CEO & President
The Mexican Museum
Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Boulevard, Building D
San Francisco, CA 94123-1284