Careers

A National Medal winner, the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) has been celebrating the Colorado Plateau’s natural and cultural heritage since 1928. Our 200-acre research campus includes a Museum showcasing the geology, anthropology, and art of the region as well as state-of-the-art research and collections facilities. MNA’s renowned and award-winning Heritage Festivals of Arts & Culture (Zuni, Hopi, Navajo, and Celebraciones) draw thousands of national and international visitors. The Museum works in collaboration with native peoples of the region to protect and foster their cultures, traditions, and beliefs by encouraging artistic expression and supporting, empowering, and educating visitors about their art and culture.

The Museum of Northern Arizona is an exciting and dynamic place to work. Please click on the postings below to become a part of an award-winning, nationally recognized institution.

Staff Openings

Staff Accountant

Department: Business Administration
Status: Non-Exempt, Regular, Part-time (20 hours/week)
Supervisor: Director of Finance

Position Description:

The Staff Accountant is responsible for supporting the Director of Finance in his/her efforts to prepare monthly financial statements for MNA staff and Board. Work includes report and account reconciliations, journal entries preparation, and accounts payable and receivable review. He/she may also supervise other accounting staff.

Contract Collections Assistant

Department: Collections
Status: Non-Exempt, project specific, part-time, hourly
Supervisor: Elaine Hughes

Position Description:

The Contract Collections Assistant’s primary responsibilities will focus on project specific tasks related to MNA’s works of art on paper. The Assistant will be trained by MNA staff in various tasks and will be responsible for the safe handling, move, and vacuum cleaning of works as well as re-housing and photo-documentation of a subset of works as identified by the Contract Consultant Conservator.

Planned Giving Officer

Department: Development
Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt
Supervisor: Development Director

Position Description:

MNA seeks a Planned Giving Officer who will work with the Development Team to manage and implement the planned giving program.

Special Events Intern

Department: Visitor & Special Events
Status: Part-Time, Unpaid
Supervisor: Visitor & Special Events Manager

Position Description:

The Special Events Intern is responsible for assisting the Visitor and Special Events manager with coordinating rental and in-house events, managing and organizing event set up and tear downs, and working events as needed.