Employment Opportunites

Position: Nationally known art center is seeking event professional to assist in developing, coordinating and implementing all special events for fund raising and community relations. This includes generating correspondence, general bookkeeping, creating sponsorship packages, soliciting underwriting, cultivating in-kind donations, recruiting and managing volunteers, identifying and participating in community relations activities, preparing and monitoring annual communications and special events budgets, working with committees. Measuring and reporting targets, goals and performance of events. Assists with social media administration and photography, assists public relations efforts. Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Minimum of BA in event management or communications, 2-5 years of communications and/or special events experience, 2-5 years demonstrated track record of managing special events for nonprofits. Superior written and verbal communications skills, ability to demonstrate credibility and trustworthiness to media and community representatives, strong organizational skills. Photography and/or advanced writing skills a plus.
To Apply: Submit your resume to Jeanne Martin, Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 or email to jeanne.martin@armoryart.org


Armory Art Center

Position: Nationally known art center, school and gallery located in Palm Beach County, Florida, is seeking a Chief Executive Officer to direct the center through an exciting period of evolution and growth. The center provides visual arts education, lectures and exhibitions, as well as, a nationally acclaimed Visiting Master Artist workshop program.
Requirements: The Chief Executive is responsible for the overall management of the center and must demonstrate exemplary strength in fund development, fiscal management, art school leadership and excellent communications skillls. Minimum requirements: a bachelor's degree plus 7 years executive management or senior administrative experience. The candidate must demonstrate an ability to achieve aggressive performance goals.

To Apply: Forward your resume to The Armory Art Center, 1700 Parker Avenue, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401. Att: Executive Search Committee. Visit the Armory on-line at armoryart.org.



Positions:  Three part time adjunct faculty positions are currently available at The Armory Art Center of West Palm Beach, FL to provide part time instruction in adult jewelry and metalsmithing courses.   Course content could include enameling, advanced beading and wiring, advanced fabrication, and stone setting.
Requirements: Previous experience teaching jewelry in an adult setting; demonstrated skill level; ability to develop an 8-week course curriculum. Work schedule is typically one three-hour class once or twice per week and may be scheduled Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.   Compensation will be determined by number of enrolled students per class.
To Apply:  For confidential consideration submit a current resume; cover letter; 5 images of personal artwork or website link; and three professional references.  Your brief cover letter should include your ideas for promoting student learning and a brief outline of the classes you wish to present.

Submit required information to:
                                                       Lisa Johnson, Director of Jewelry and Metalsmithing Department
                                                       The Armory Art Center
                                                       1700 Parker Ave. West Palm Beach, FL 33401

OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY:  The Armory Art Center is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment of the most qualified candidates available.   We welcome qualified candidates representative of all diverse segments of our society to apply for consideration.