Employment

Employment Opportunities

History and myth. Art and culture. Legends and legacies. The story of the American West is a rich and colorful tapestry, one that you could be part of at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. Together, our wide-ranging expertise, comprehensive collections, and engaging programs allow visitors to discover and experience that story for themselves.

Create your own lasting legacy. Find your position here and help us share the story of the American West.

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Campaign Coordinator

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West has an immediate opening for a campaign coordinator for the Development Department. This individual provides overall coordination and administrative support for a fundraising campaign. The job involves scheduling and coordinating meetings; compiling reports and other materials; keeping records and maintaining minutes; initiating correspondence; helping plan, organize and implement events; and other duties. This is a full time position with a 40 hour work week and an occasional need for overtime, evening, and weekend work.

Requirements include a B.A/B.S. in communication, organization, or a related field and five years experience coordinating activities in a multi-focus office setting. Proficient computer skills and in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite as well as prior use of databases are required. We desire excellent written and oral communication, strong interpersonal skills, and discretion. This job requires a detail and team oriented, high energy individual who can work well with a variety of museum staff and supporters from outside the institution. Previous experience with museums, fundraising, development, and/or special events is ideal.

The Center offers competitive wages and a full benefits package to include vacation, health, dental, vision, and life insurance, a company-sponsored retirement plan and other items.

Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, references and salary history by e-mail to chriss@centerofthewest.org. The closing date is February 17, 2016. For more information, please e-mail Kelly Jensen at kellyj@centerofthewest.org. EEO/M/F

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Internship Opportunities

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers summer internships providing specialized learning experiences in a museum setting, with options in conservation, education, graphics, records management, and much more. The application period is closed for this season, but click here to find out more about the program.