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.

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Staff Openings

Development Director

MNA is seeking a passionate, strategic individual to join our team at a critical phase in our 90+-year history. Reporting to the Executive Director and working collaboratively with the Development Committee of the Board of Trustees, the Director of Development leads all initiatives related to MNA’s membership and fundraising activities and is responsible for planning, developing, and implementing comprehensive strategies to increase individual, corporate, and institutional support for MNA. S/he will have excellent communication skills, a deep understanding of development in a museum context and a track record of successfully working within the museum or related cultural sector. The Director of Development will lead and develop a team of four professionals: Annual Giving Officer, Membership Manager, Database Manager, and Grant Writer (contract). S/he will serve as a member of the Executive Director’s leadership team. The Director of Development will manage a portfolio of major donors and partner with the Executive Director, MNA Trustees, and senior leadership team in their donor cultivation activity. This Director will develop authentic relationships across the donor lifecycle.

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Development Director

Facilities Custodian

Provide custodial services for the Museum, cleaning, maintaining, and preserving the varied and unique buildings, and providing a high level of service to the Museum community and visitors. Uses cleaning methods and procedures appropriate to each area of the campus, and executes consistently high standards of performance in all Museum security concerns.

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Facilites Custodian