Full-Time

Assistant Registrar

On-Call

Posted on 4/30/2024

SFMOMA

SFMOMA

201-500 employees

Museum specializing in contemporary art exhibitions

Consumer Goods

Junior, Mid, Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Art History, Museum Studies, or closely related field
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in an art museum or similar institutions
  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications (Outlook, Teams, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Experience with collections management systems and digital asset management systems
  • Proficiency with Asana or other project management software
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with basic conservation concepts, procedures, and terms
  • Demonstrated organizational skill and knowledge of standard office procedures
  • Working knowledge of twentieth-century art history
  • Demonstrated commitment to principles of diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, and sustainability in the arts sector
Responsibilities
  • Encourage and contribute to an inclusive, rewarding, and inspiring workplace within the Registration team
  • Assist with arrangements for acquisitions to the collection
  • Coordinate safe packing, shipping, movement, and handling of artworks
  • Assist with arrangements for loans out from the collection
  • Assist with collections care and documentation projects
  • Assist with arrangements for exhibitions, both borrowed and organized by SFMOMA
  • Ensure completeness and maintenance of records and files for assigned projects
  • Contribute to and monitor budgets for registration activities
  • Mitigate risks to artworks and relationships with people and organizations

Working at SFMOMA offers a unique opportunity to engage with transformative art experiences and be a part of a team that values pioneering artwork and creative presentation. The museum is committed to enhancing visitor experiences through innovative architectural design, providing a dynamic environment that fosters creativity and growth. Working here not only means being part of an institution that leads in the showcasing of contemporary art but also contributing to a culture that champions artistic expression and community engagement.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

1935

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

7%
INACTIVE