SHIP:  
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
MUSEUM:  
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
SHIP:  
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
MUSEUM:  
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Job Openings

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Position: Marketing & Communications Coordinator (Temporary)

Reports to: Director of Marketing & Communications

This Role
Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Marketing & Communications Coordinator will create and edit promotional materials for various channels including print, social media, web, mail, email, video, and radio. He/she will research, develop, and maintain databases for all targeted audiences. The Coordinator will also assist in promoting retail operations and perform other related tasks as assigned.

This is a temporary position for 40 hours a week through March 31, 2020.

The Ideal Candidate Will Possess
• Experience working in a collaborative environment
• Excellent project management skills
• Background in both marketing and communications

Qualifications and Skills
• BA or BS in marketing, communications, or other related discipline
• 1-3 years of relevant work experience
• Experience developing marketing and/or communications materials and strategies
• Excellent written and verbal skills
• Steller interpersonal and relationship building skills
• Strong knowledge of Google apps, Microsoft office tools, and social media channels
• Experience within the tourism industry preferred

How to Apply
Send cover letter and resume to Namita Raina, Director of Marketing & Communications, at nraina@usscm.org. No phone calls, please.

 

Position: Development Coordinator

Reports to: Director of Development

Position Summary

The Development Coordinator maintains the Museum’s database, coordinates the Museum membership program, provides administrative support to the Development Office, and participates in all fundraising activities including donor cultivation and stewardship, direct mail appeals, and special events.

Position Details

– Process donations and pledges, and prepare acknowledgement letters and other pertinent correspondence

– Maintains foundation, corporation, individual member and other donor files

– Creates monthly fundraising reports and other database reports as needed

– Continually update and correct database records

– Provides support for annual fund appeals, membership fulfillments and renewals and events by generating constituent lists, production of letters, reply devices, appropriate mailers and more as assigned

– Maintain guest lists, gather and prepare registration materials and other duties as assigned for Development events

– Provides staff support for Development Department events, including some evenings and weekends

– Handles all administrative details associated with the Development Committee, Gala Committee, and Overseer Committee (i.e. prepare and distribute notices, reports, agendas, minutes, etc.)

– Provides support for the Finance and Administration team in reconciliation of gift entry and providing all documentation needed for the annual audit and tax preparation

– Responds to member and donor phone calls and emails

– Other duties as assigned by the Director of Development

Qualifications

– BA or BS from accredited 4-year college

– Enthusiasm for naval history and museums

– A minimum of one years’ experience in an administrative position, preferably in a not-for-profit development office

– Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Database management experience – Raiser’s Edge experience preferred

– Excellent verbal and written communications skills with close attention to detail and accuracy

– Ability to present information concisely and effectively, both verbally and in writing

– Ability to organize and prioritize work

– Ability to work independently with little supervision

– Flexibility

– Excellent interpersonal skills with emphasis on customer service

– Professional in demeanor and appearance

– Confidence in speaking and corresponding with members of our Boards

– Willing to work some evenings and weekends

How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume to Edward D. Sevilla, Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer at esevilla@usscm.org. No phone calls please.

Volunteering

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Position: Library Volunteer

The Samuel Eliot Morison Memorial Library at the USS Constitution Museum seeks a Library Volunteer to assist with various library tasks, including shelving, cataloging, general organization, and other projects related to the research library’s holdings. This is an unpaid volunteer position.

Desired Skills

  • Graduate or undergraduate coursework in library science.
  • Familiarity with basic administrative duties, including filing, database work, and data entry in Excel.
  • Interest in research libraries and/or special libraries.
  • Strong organizational skills and careful attention to detail.

Schedule

Minimum of 4 hours per week between 9 AM and 4 PM, Monday – Friday.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Kate Monea, Manager of Curatorial Affairs, at kmonea@usscm.org. Resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis and only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.