Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art. 

By joining the Brooks you would be working with a well-established organization that is the largest fine arts museum in the state of Tennessee. The Brooks is a multifaceted institution consisting of art from antiquity to the present in a wide range of media. This is an exciting time to consider joining the museum, which is continually growing and changing. We welcome your application for currently posted positions, and also encourage you to re-visit this site for information about future opportunities.  

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer.


Current Job Openings


Job Description: Business Manager

Direct Reports: Senior Accountant and other accounting staff (as applicable)

Reports to: Chief Financial Officer

Position Description: The Business Manager will report to the CFO and serve as a member of the management team. This position’s primary responsibility is ensuring organizational effectiveness by providing leadership for the museum’s Accounting Office. The position also contributes to the development and implementation of organizational strategies, policies, and practices.

Responsibilities:

  • Improve the accounting systems, processes and policies.

  • Support better management reporting and information flow.

  • Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of support services (HR, IT, and Accounting) through improvements to each function as well as coordination and communication between support and business functions.

  • Organization of fiscal documents

  • Supervise Senior Accountant and other accounting staff.

  • Manage day to day processing of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, producing reports as requested.

  • Reconcile monthly activity and fulfill tax-related requirements.

  • Assist the CFO in creating annual budget and monitor cash flow.

  • Ensure that Accounting Department requests are resolved and communicated in a timely manner to internal and external parties.

Qualifications:

  • Strong background and work experience in Accounting and Finance.

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.

  • Demonstrated leadership and vision in managing staff.

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.

The Memphis Brooks of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

All interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to resumes@brooksmuseum.org.


Job Description: Gallery Officer

Number of Positions Available: 1

Position Description:  The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art has three job openings for the position of Gallery Officer.

This position will be responsible for monitoring activity in the galleries to ensure the safety of the art; in addition to working as a public relations ambassador ensuring that guests have a positive experience while visiting the museum.

Skills & Requirements:

The candidates must have strong customer service skills which includes good verbal and written communication.

Candidates must have a working knowledge of Windows 2007 Operating Systems. The job will require ninety percent standing, and working occasional late evening hours.

Qualified candidates will be required to pass the Tennessee State Security Officers Exam within six months of satisfactory employment.

Education Requirements:

GED or High School Diploma required.

The Memphis Brooks of Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. 

All interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to resumes@brooksmuseum.org.