Full-Time Positions

Assistant Curator/Curatorial Assistant, Asian Art

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an Assistant Curator/Curatorial Assistant, Asian Art. As a member of the Curatorial Department, the Assistant Curator/Curatorial Assistant, Asian Art is responsible for curatorial research and implementation support for Guggenheim-organized Asian art exhibitions and scholarly publications, including the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation projects; for liaison work with Asian institutions; and for translation and interpretation as necessary.
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Associate Curator of Asian Art

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (SRGF) is seeking an Associate Curator of Asian Art. The Associate Curator of Asian Art will work in close association with the SRGF’s curatorial staff to research, propose and work on contemporary artists and exhibitions of Asian Art.
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Board and Legal Coordinator

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Board and Legal Coordinator. The Board and Legal Coordinator will be responsible for coordination of Board and Committee affairs, maintaining proper and consistent protocol in the Deputy Director, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary’s office and with the Board of Trustees, while providing necessary information, materials, and assistance with inquiries, and providing consistent and reliable support for the Deputy Director, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, and Legal Department. The Coordinator will report jointly to the Deputy Director, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, and the Deputy Director on Board related matters, and will report to the Deputy Director, General Counsel and Assistant Secretary on all other matters.
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Digital Media Producer

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Digital Media Producer. As a member of the Publishing and Digital Media Department, the Digital Media Producer is responsible for the creation of audio and video for the Museum’s collections, exhibitions, external programs, and other related activities.
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Director of Human Resources

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is looking for a passionate HR professional to direct the HR function and to ensure the Museum attracts and retains the best talent. The ideal candidate will be proactive and resourceful and will be able to provide strong strategic leadership to the organization and the employee culture. The Director of Human Resources is responsible for all oversight on all HR activities, including: talent management, compensation analysis, annual performance appraisal process, benefit and retirement plan communication and administration, employee relations, training and development, employment legislation compliance, and creating and implementing personnel/administrative policies.
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Director of Retail Strategy and Operations

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Director of Retail Strategy and Operations. As leader of the Retail Department, the Director of Retail Strategy and Operations is responsible for creating a retail presence that enhances and promotes the Guggenheim brand; optimizing operational efficiencies to maximize profitability and creating long term strategies to grow net revenue; creating top-down product strategy for the New York Guggenheim stores both in-store and online; directing visual merchandising, operations, and customer service; driving retail marketing, promotions, and PR; financial management, reporting, and inventory control; and interfacing with retail managers in Guggenheim affiliate museums.
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Director, Corporate Development and Global Partnerships

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Director, Corporate Development and Global Partnerships. As a member of the Development Department, the Director, Corporate Development and Global Partnerships will be responsible for Guggenheim Museum's global corporate fundraising program to support exhibitions, education programming, endowment campaign and general operations totaling approximately $7 million annually.
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Director, Library and Archives

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Director, Library and Archives. The Director, Library and Archives will report to the Deputy Director, Chief Curator and is responsible for the administration, operation and maintenance of the library, archives, and records management. 
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Editor

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an Editor. As a member of the Publishing and Digital Media Department, the Editor is responsible for editing for exhibition catalogues and exhibition-related material. The Editor will have the overall responsibility for editing all texts on specific catalogues, as well as managing the editorial schedule, and determining, along with the Managing Editor, to hire outside editors or translators or to add additional support staff if necessary. Additionally, the Editor is responsible for tracking any texts that require translation and ensuring that they are edited on schedule. Work on all catalogue and exhibition-related material, including wall texts, labels, invitations, digital texts, etc., is the responsibility of the Editor to edit and oversee. The Editor must have a strong understanding of modern and contemporary art, and experience with editing academic texts, including knowledge of long-form editing style, using his/her ability to emphasize structure and clarity of language.
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Exhibition Manager

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an Exhibition Manager. As a member of the Exhibition Management Department, the Exhibition Manager reports to the Director of Exhibition Management, and is responsible for ensuring the effective planning, budgeting, and implementation of assigned exhibitions at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York and partnering with our affiliate institutions Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection as appropriate.
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Gallery Guides

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is seeking Gallery Guides. Gallery Guides serve a dual role as both security guard and art educator. They are responsible for the security and safety of the artwork and of visitors, and for actively encouraging visitors to discuss their questions and ideas about art. They are trained and certified in compliance with New York State Certification regulations, and trained as a gallery educator to the standards of the museum’s Education department. They are required to attend and actively participate in all trainings (paid) in security guard procedures, education techniques and exhibition content. As frontline staff, they are required to maintain a welcoming and professional attitude towards visitors and staff at all times. Annual performance evaluations will be conducted jointly by the Managing Director and Counsel for Administration and the Senior Education Manager, Adult and Access Programs.
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Head of Exhibition Construction

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking the Head of Exhibition Construction. As a member of the Exhibition Management Department, the Head of Exhibition Construction is responsible for the management of all aspects of exhibition construction within the Museum’s rotunda and galleries, as well as offsite spaces as required. This work occurs due to movement of artwork, special events, changes exhibition programming, changes in departmental storage or office space, changes requested by the Visitor Services Department, changes in exhibition text and signage, changes in Museum Retail space, and changes in Sackler Education Center artworks.
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Information Technology Applications Analyst

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an Information Technology Applications Analyst. As a member of the Information Technology Department, the Information Technology Applications Analyst is responsible for the ongoing support, administration and enhancement of SRGF business applications. The role will also contribute to the foundation’s strategic, application road map.
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IT Security and Compliance Administrator

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking an IT Security and Compliance Administrator. This position, reporting to the Chief Information Officer, is responsible for overall Information Technology Security at The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, encompassing all infrastructure and software applications, with a particular emphasis on Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance.
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Manager of Public Engagement

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Manager of Public Engagement. As a member of the Education Department, the Manager of Public Engagement is responsible for leading a professional corps of educators who are engaged in participatory learning within a dynamic museum context. In addition to having extensive knowledge of modern and contemporary art, the successful candidate will be an experienced program manager able to instill critical thinking and a spirit of social practice to professional development, and act as a foundational node across education, exhibitions, collections, and visitor experience departmental activity. The Manager envisions museum work as a creative practice towards building an invigorated space of dialogue for public interactions. Taking inspiration from the Guggenheim’s founding mission as a home for abstract painting within its landmark Frank Lloyd Wright building, this key position will create meaningful relevance in New York City as well as seed global awareness about artistic culture.
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Project Coordinator, Guggenheim UBS MAP

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Project Coordinator, Guggenheim UBS MAP. As a member of the Exhibition Management Department, the Project Coordinator, Guggenheim UBS MAP is responsible for general assistance to Associate Director, Exhibition Management in planning and executing project management aspects of MAP Initiative as well as coordinating certain aspects of the project and providing overall support where needed.
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Publishing Assistant

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Publishing Assistant. As a member of the Publishing and Digital Media Department, the Publishing Assistant is responsible for editing and proofreading exhibition-related materials for the Guggenheim Museum New York and affiliates, as well as performing general publishing tasks for the department such as coordination with distributors, upkeep of publications front and back lists, and general administrative duties. This is an entry-level position.
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Senior Sales Associate

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is seeking a Senior Sales Associate. Reporting to the Retail Store Manager and Associate Store Manager, this position will assist with operation of the retail store.
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Visitor Services Coordinator, Financial Reporting and Analysis

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation is seeking a Visitor Services Coordinator, Financial Reporting and Analysis. Reporting to the Managing Director of Visitor Services and Retail Operations with oversight from the Manager of Visitor Services in the Visitor Services Department, this position is responsible for budget analysis in the department as well as survey management and analysis.
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Web Infrastructure Systems Administrator

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is seeking a Web Infrastructure Systems Administrator. This role is responsible for maintaining the virtual and physical infrastructure supporting our public web sites and intranet. The position also encompasses administration of the organization’s Digital Asset Management system and general, Mac server support. The role reports directly to the Chief Information Officer.
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