Museum Vision and Mission:
MOHAI is treasured locally and respected nationally as a vibrant resource where history inspires us to be our best, individually and collectively. By collecting and preserving artifacts and stories of our diverse history, MOHAI highlights our regional tradition of innovation and imagination. Through compelling exhibits, scholarship, education, public programs, and community engagement, MOHAI bridges the past, present, and future. MOHAI is a place and a community of people with histories of successes and failures that: bind us together; amuse, disturb, and inspire us; inform and guide us; and deepen our connection with our heritage.
Position Title: Institutional Relations Manager
Reports to: Chief Advancement Officer
Office Location: MOHAI Resource Center at Georgetown
Classification: Exempt, Full-time, Salaried
Benefits include: Medical and dental insurance; eligible for participation in 403 (b) savings plan
The Institutional Relations Manager is responsible for partnership, sponsorship, grants, and other opportunities for generating unrestricted and project-based funding, to support the overall contributed income goals for MOHAI. The Institutional Relations Manager coordinates all activities associated with a growing grants and sponsorship program. Working cooperatively with museum leadership and program staff, this position enhances and builds relationships with funding sources, including government, local and national private, public and corporate foundations. The position supports a broad range of organizational goals by aligning the grants program with the strategic plan and by providing a positive experience for funders. This position is a member of MOHAI’s Advancement department.
For more than 60 years, MOHAI has been dedicated to enriching lives by preserving, sharing, and teaching the diverse history of Seattle, the Puget Sound region and the nation. With a collection of nearly 4 million artifacts, photographs, oral histories and archival items, and an expansive schedule of exhibits and programs, MOHAI is the region’s premier history center. MOHAI operates a dramatic and award-winning museum in Lake Union Park in Seattle’s vibrant South Lake Union neighborhood, and a Resource Center in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. MOHAI also hosts the Bezos Center for Innovation, focusing on the history and future of innovation in the Puget Sound region.
MOHAI is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and is an official affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. For more information, please visit www.mohai.org.
Please e-mail letter of interest, resume, and three references to: Human.Resources@mohai.org
No phone calls, please.
MOHAI is a 501(C)3 Organization and an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility and building a diverse staff. We encourage candidates of color to apply.
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