Employment & Internships
The Gift Processing and Development Coordinator is a full-time, exempt member of the development staff providing critical support to the Director of Development in the implementation of departmental strategies and annual fundraising goals set by the Board of Trustees and Director of the Museum. The employee is responsible for processing and acknowledging gifts, coordinating and assisting with the institution’s affinity group membership programs, development administrative needs, and assisting the Director of Development with the Museum’s annual fund efforts. The ideal candidate is detail oriented with excellent skills in spreadsheets and reports. For a complete job description, including how to apply, click here.
The Development Coordinator, Special Events is a full-time exempt member of the development staff. As part of the team, the Development Coordinator is the primary staff person for several specific fundraising event programs. These responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the general coordination, production and volunteer management of Another Great Night and Spring Gala. The Development Coordinator helps identify and cultivate major donors, and works with the Director of Development to develop and implement departmental strategies and tactics to attain financial goals set by the Director and Board of Trustees. For a complete job description, including how to apply, click here.
The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston provides opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to gain practical experience as volunteer interns in the curatorial, development, and education and public programs departments. Internships are unpaid, but arrangements can be made with the intern’s home institution for course credit. Interns generally work between 8 to 20 hours each week.
CAMH is currently accepting applications for the fall internship. For more information including how to apply, click here.
Deadline for fall internship applications is September 5 , 2014.
Public Programs: Open Call for Skill Set Instructors and Proposals
The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston is now accepting proposals from the public to lead a class in conjunction with Skill Set, CAMH’s new hands-on workshop program and skills exchange. Skill Set gives individuals an opportunity to share her/his expertise on an eclectic array of subjects: educational, recreational, and/or utilitarian. Skill Set allows presenters to pass on the various skills they have mastered in a non-traditional hands-on workshop style classroom setting. Past and upcoming Skill Sets include the history and use of turntables, altering musical instruments, and beekeeping. Classes do not have to take place at CAMH and can occur throughout Houston if necessary.
For more information including how to apply, click here.