Curatorial Coordinator

Company Name: 

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art


7380 E 2nd Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Contact Name: 

Lisa DeGroodt




Job Description: 

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA), a division of Scottsdale Arts, is seeking a full time Curatorial Coordinator to assist the museum in its administrative, exhibition and programming functions.

SMoCA provides a memorable experience of art, architecture and design by exploring new curatorial approaches and highlighting cultural context.

The functions of this position include:

  1. Provides assistance with exhibition related programs and services.
  2. Provides administrative and scheduling support for the museum.
  3. Supports the SMoCA Advisory Board and Board Committees including meeting prep, communication, etc.
  4. Assists with duties related to Guest Speakers/Artists.
  5. Works with Marketing Department on various collateral for the museum. Assists with PR including social media and website content related to exhibitions.
  6. Oversees assigned interns.
  7. Circulates and responds to exhibitions proposals, artist submissions and emailed inquiries.

Qualified candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree from four year college or university in related field plus a minimum of one year experience as an Administrative or Project Management Coordinator. Passion for the arts is essential to the success of the candidate.

Scottsdale Arts offers a rich benefits plan including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, supplemental life insurance, long term disability and more! We offer a 401K after a year’s employment and a Paid Time Off Program with a full holiday schedule. Salary commensurate with experience.