Job Announcements

Manager of Marketing and Events
Fontenelle Forest
Omaha, Nebraska

This hands-on role works closely with the Director of Development & Marketing to communicate and promote Fontenelle Forest utilizing a comprehensive array of strategies that include marketing, promotions, events, and special exhibits. This position performs an important role, driving attendance, earned income, and fundraising outcomes. The Manager of Marketing & Events recruits, trains, and supervises Fontenelle Forest’s Communications Associate and department interns. For the full job descriptions: Manager of Marketing and Events (20170131)
(posted 2/1/2017)

Marketing & Communications Intern
Fontenelle Forest
Omaha, Nebraska

Fontenelle Forest seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for a well-known community based nonprofit organization. Founded in 1913, FF is one of Nebraska’s oldest conservation organizations and one of the largest private nature centers in the United States with over 2,000 acres of deciduous forest, prairies, wetlands along the Missouri River. The mission of Fontenelle Forest is to provide a place where people can experience and enjoy the quiet wild of nature. We want to inspire current and future generations to care for the natural world. For the full job description: Marketing Communications Intern (20170131)
(posted 2/1/2017)

Historic Sites Coordinator
Nebraska State Historical Society
Bayard, Nebraska

The Nebraska State Historical Society (NSHS) seeks a Historic Sites Coordinator based at Chimney Rock, in Bayard, Nebraska to coordinate work at seven amazing historic sites across the state. The Coordinator will help us develop innovative new programs as we implement a dynamic new strategic plan.  Ideal candidates will be energetic and innovative, with the ability to plan, organize, and coordinate activities at multiple locations. The Coordinator will work closely with our partner organizations and local community members to raise awareness of the sites and their offerings, evaluate and improve programming, and build attendance. Strong candidates will be committed to professional management practices and have a demonstrated ability to manage staff and volunteer workers. For the full job description: NSHS Historic Sites Coordinator pdf. To apply, http://www.statejobs.nebraska.gov/
(posted 1/30/2017)

Director of Marketing and Communications
Nebraska State Historical Society
Lincoln, Nebraska

The Nebraska State Historical Society (NSHS) is seeking a Director of Marketing and Communications to build the organization’s external marketing and internal communications to shape the future of the organization as part of a dynamic leadership team. Ideal candidates will be energetic and innovative, with the ability to be a marketing director capable of leading the rebranding the organization, improving external and internal communications, and helping NSHS become an audience-centered organization.  The position reports to the Director/CEO and will be part of the leadership team. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing and implementing strategy for the organization. For the full job description: NSHS Marketing Manager pdf. To apply, http://www.statejobs.nebraska.gov/
(posted 1/30/2017)

Manager of Member Services
Fontenelle Forest
Omaha, Nebraska

Fontenelle Forest, a nonprofit organization, is seeking an individual responsible for all memberships and membership activities, including corporate membership drive under the supervision of the Director of Development & Marketing. Fontenelle Forest values its employees and is committed to maintaining a positive working environment. We welcome applicants who wish to join a creative organization that promotes teamwork and excellence. Fontenelle Manager of Member Services Posting (20170113)

Director of Development and Marketing
Fontenelle Forest
Omaha, Nebraska

For over 100 years Fontenelle Forest has provided a place for current and future generations to experience and enjoy the quite wild of nature. This full-time, exempt position offers a competitive salary and benefits including 403b employer matching. The Director of Development and Marketing reports to the Executive Director and provides primary staff leadership for Fontenelle Forest’s comprehensive fundraising program, working closely with the Board of Directors, Executive Director, Guild, and staff to meet financial goals for annual operating, capital projects, and endowment/planned giving. This position also exercises leadership in driving effective marketing and communications working closely with the staff, program directors, and contractors. For more information, http://www.fontenelleforest.org/careers.

Collections Project Internship
Elkhorn Valley Museum
Norfolk, Nebraska

The Elkhorn Valley Museum (EVM) seeks a summer intern for 10 weeks during May-August 2017. This collections internship will give the intern extensive experience working with the artifact collection and contributing to an exciting collections management and care project. In addition to gaining experience with collections work, the intern will learn about daily operations at a small regional museum. About 75% of the internship will be working on the collections project and the remaining 25% will be spent on museum activities and outreach relating to the collection. For additional information and full job description, http://elkhornvalleymuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Collections-Project-Intern-2017.pdf.

Hagel Fellow
Criss Library Archvies & Special Collections
University of Nebraska – Omaha

The UNO Criss Library, Archives, & Special Collections is responsible for collecting, preserving, making available to the university community and public the specialized, rare, and unique material in the Arthur Paul Afghanistan Collection, University Archives, U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel Archives, and Special Collections & Rare Books. Chuck Hagel served as U.S. Senator from Nebraska, 1997 to 2008, and U.S. Secretary of Defense, 2013-2015. The Hagel Fellow will assist with the arrangement and description and digitization of the Hagel Archives under the direction of the Hagel Archivist. Projects may include arranging and describing photographs, conducting a survey and writing detailed description of material, and identifying and describing speeches and press material for digitation. Six month appointment beginning fall 2016 or January 2017 with possibility of renewal. No more than 20 hours per week Monday-Friday between 8am and 5pm.
Full job description, https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/3817

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