Essential Job Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and minimum three years relevant experience.
- Ability to manage volunteers, vendors and logistics.
- Strong writing, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
- Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) software (Tessitura preferred).
- Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Acrobat).
- A professional, warm and positive attitude.
- Ability to work evening and weekend assignments.
- Travel will be essential on two occasions each year.
- This is an hourly, part-time position working 20 hours per week; leading up to events, hours may increase to meet the needs of planning and executing events.
Limitations and Disclaimer
The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
Other Requirements and Working Conditions
- Use of a computer, telephone and printer/copier daily.
- Team environment with frequent group meeting participation.
- Ability to travel for work related events.
- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
- Physical requirements: combination of sitting, standing, walking and driving on a frequent basis. Lifting modest weights (up to 30 pounds) may be required occasionally.
About Oklahoma Contemporary
Oklahoma Contemporary is an inclusive center for the arts where people of all ages and backgrounds can experience art, encounter new ideas and ignite their creative potential. Through visual art exhibitions, performances, public programs, community-building initiatives, outdoor installations and special events, Oklahoma Contemporary creates opportunities for everyone to come together in celebration of contemporary culture and artistic expression. With year-round classes and seasonal youth camps across multiple disciplines, the arts center’s education programs encourage youth and adults to express their ideas across a variety of media and learn new skills. Oklahoma Contemporary believes that art is for everyone and places accessibility and education at the center of all programming. Admission to exhibitions is always free. Oklahoma Contemporary is a regional 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1989 by businessman and philanthropist Christian Keesee and Kirkpatrick Foundation Director Marilyn Myers.
Oklahoma Contemporary strives to demonstrate leadership by modeling excellence and best practices for inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility. We believe in the power of human creativity and value the opportunities for connection and learning that exist when cultures and communities come together in collaboration and understanding.
We commit to championing policies and practices that value diversity, foster cultural equity and create an accessible and inclusive environment. Oklahoma Contemporary does not discriminate based on race/ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, socioeconomic status, geography, citizenship status or religion. We recognize our strengths lie in the broad range of people who contribute their time and talents to our mission and are dedicated to creating a safe, inclusive place for them to explore creativity.