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Phoenix Art Museum is at the heart of our community, creating a place for people with diverse interests and all levels of knowledge to discover the wonders of art and culture. When you work here, you can help us bring the world to Phoenix and Phoenix to the world through your dedication and engagement as a staff member, volunteer, Docent, or intern. Join our team and contribute to a culture of creativity.




There are so many extraordinary reasons to work at Phoenix Art Museum—from the incomparable people to the irreplaceable works of art. When you join our team, you’ll be contributing to a culture of creativity and engagement that inspires a vital art community for the city and state. But what truly makes this an amazing place to work is our dedicated staff. From curators to craftspeople, accountants to art historians, careers at Phoenix Art Museum start with you.

Benefits of working at PhxArt:

  • Complimentary Phoenix Art Museum Membership, with reciprocal admission to 1,000+ museums nationwide
  • Free admission exchange program to many Arizona cultural institutions, like the Heard Museum, Phoenix Zoo, Arizona Science Center, and more
  • Discounts at The Museum Store and Palette Restaurant
  • Discounts on Gift Memberships for friends and family
  • Trip reduction program, including carpool matching assistance, subsidies on transit passes, prize drawings, and more
  • 37.5-hour work week
  • Regular staff (working 30 hours or more per week) are eligible for:
    • Medical, dental, vision, and pretax flexible-spending account plan options
    • Disability coverage and life-insurance plans
    • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leave
    • Enrollment in an organization-sponsored 401(K) retirement plan

Phoenix Art Museum is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility. We welcome you to apply to any job, volunteer, or internship opportunity. If you have an accessibility need or an accommodation request in the job application process, please contact us.


Interested in a career in the arts, museums, nonprofits, or other professional fields? Our paid internship program for undergraduate and graduate students will give you meaningful, hands-on work experience in a dynamic museum setting. You’ll also participate in a robust professional development series that will prepare you to enter the job market with confidence.

  • Paid, part-time internship opportunities (total work hours vary)
  • Open to all higher education students currently enrolled in community colleges, universities, and graduate programs, or recent graduates who have completed a program in the past 12 months
  • Spring, summer, and fall terms (term schedules vary)

We are committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage talented individuals of all races, cultures, ethnicities, socioeconomic backgrounds, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender expressions to apply for our internships.

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To submit your resume, cover letter and/or application for consideration, please choose one of the following options. (Please do not submit the Employment Application for internships.)


Fax: 602.257.2127

Mail: Human Resources Department
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004-1685

Current Job Openings
Marketing and Digital Content Manager

Phoenix Art Museum is looking for a Marketing and Digital Content Manager to manage, develop, and execute day-to-day and long-term marketing strategies across the Museum’s social media channels, digital and traditional advertising, and email marketing to expand the Museum’s general audiences and Membership, while maximizing revenue. Manage day-to-day and strategic updates to the Museum’s website.

  1. In collaboration with the Senior Director of External Affairs, develop short and long-range marketing, advertising, and digital strategies to expand audiences and revenue;
  2. Oversee the strategy and media placement of Museum advertising, in collaboration with third-party advertising agency;
  3. Oversee and execute the management of the Museum’s website, including completion of routine updates and new content/design to ensure optimal functionality for users;
  4. Develop and oversee additional web projects to be completed by third-party web developers;
  5. Regularly analyze and report on visitor demographics and web and advertising metrics to ensure strategic engagement of core audiences; pinpoint strategies and make recommendations for market placement to reach new audiences and optimize performance; identify trends; and forecast attendance;
  6. Oversee the Digital Marketing Specialist and provide strategic guidance on social media and email-marketing campaigns, including content and graphics, in collaboration with the Art Director;
  7. Collaborate with the Membership Department to analyze Member demographics/insights and identify key opportunities to expand Membership base through new products, promotional campaigns, etc.;
  8. Collaborate with the Education and Engagement department, the Events Management department, and other key stakeholders in Administration and External Affairs to strategize the development of programs and community partnerships to help broaden audience participation;
  9. Support the Art Director in managing third-party videographers, photographers, and graphic designers to create marketing assets that drive engagement and strengthen brand awareness;
  10. Collaborate with the Senior Director of External Affairs in developing and overseeing the Museum’s annual marketing budget of approximately $300,000+ annually;
  11. Represent Phoenix Art Museum in the community with professionalism.
  1. Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, business administration, graphic design, or related field preferred;
  2. Minimum three years’ progressively responsible marketing and managerial/supervisory experience, with a proven track record of success in a highly dynamic environment;
  3. Minimum two years’ experience with website building, design, and optimization.

Skill and ability to:

  1. Build and manage marketing campaigns across social media, email marketing, web, and advertising;
  2. Manage and implement website updates and builds;
  3. Exhibit excellent copywriting and verbal communication skills;
  4. Research and analyze audience insights to inform metrics-driven marketing;
  5. Communicate effectively and present complex ideas in a clear and compelling manner, both verbally and in writing;
  6. Develop websites, optimize search engines, digital advertising, social media, and email campaign management;
  7. Represent Phoenix Art Museum in a professional manner among community partners, visitors, staff, and volunteers.

Knowledge of:

  1. Graphic design principles and workflows;
  2. Managing multiple projects and people in a timely manner and within budget, while building strong and collaborative working relationships with individuals across the organization;
  3. Budgeting and project management practices;
  4. Managing contractors and third-party agencies through various channels of communication, including but not limited to telephone communications (i.e. cold calls), personal interaction, and written communication.

To apply, submit cover letter and resume with job code PAM-MDCM to

** Incomplete submissions may not be accepted **

Job Status: Regular, full-time, exempt

Pay Rate: $60,000 – $70,000/year



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