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The Development Associate provides support for the development efforts and administrative functions of the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. This individual works with development department staff on membership and fundraising initiatives, serves as executive assistant to the Director, and manages several independent projects. The Development Associate works closely with the Development Officer and the Director of Advancement to support MMoCA’s individual and corporate membership programs; manages Gallery Night events; provides Annual Fund campaign support; and assists with other department initiatives as assigned. The Development Associate coordinates the Director's correspondence, scheduling, board communication, and travel.

A successful candidate will be detail-oriented and have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, strong writing skills, and experience with databases and administrative support are key. This is a part-time position of 25 hours per week. Some evening and weekend event hours outside of regular office hours are required. 

To apply, send a detailed cover letter, updated resume, and a list with email addresses and phone numbers of three professional references, including at least one supervisor to: Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Attn: Development Officer, 227 State Street, Madison, WI 53703. Or email the documents to

Full job description available herePosition is open until filled; For best consideration apply before July 9.

The Madison Museum of Contemporary Art is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to administer all of our employment practices, including those pertaining to recruitment, hiring, placement, transfer, promotion or demotion, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, layoff or termination and selection for training in a nondiscriminatory manner without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, handicap or disability, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local fair employment laws or regulations.