Careers

Visitor Services Representative (occasional contract)

Purpose of Position :
Reporting to the Museum Operations Supervisor, the Visitor Services Representative will be responsible for servicing visitors to the Museum by proactively engaging with them and offering information using a sound knowledge of all visitor attractions, including retail products on offer, within the Aga Khan Museum. S/he will work on the Museum floor, supporting Museum Operations as well as Retail Operations departments.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

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Events Coordinator (Occasional)

Purpose of Position :
Reporting to the Museum Operations Manager, the Events Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating and delivering events in the Museum. With a focus on customer service, organization, and efficiency, the incumbent will be responsible for the adherence to institutional policies and procedures during events, ensuring that clients receive professional and prompt service.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

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Development Manager, Corporate and Foundation Relations

Purpose of Position :
Reporting to the Chief Development Officer, the Development Manager, Corporate and Foundation Relations is responsible for pursuing, securing and stewarding substantial sponsorship and grant support from corporations, charitable foundations and government in support of the Museum’s Exhibitions, Performing Arts and Education programs. The incumbent will be responsible for reaching and exceeding annual revenue objectives to achieve the strategic goal of broadening the Museum’s base of corporate, foundation and government support and engagement.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

Download detail Position Specifications

Visitor Services Representative (occasional contract)

Purpose of Position :
Reporting to the Museum Operations Supervisor, the Visitor Services Representative will be responsible for servicing visitors to the Museum by proactively engaging with them and offering information using a sound knowledge of all visitor attractions, including retail products on offer, within the Aga Khan Museum. S/he will work on the Museum floor, supporting Museum Operations as well as Retail Operations departments.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

Download detail Position Specifications

Camp Assistant (Full time/occasional - weeklong employment)

Purpose of Position :
As a vibrant educational institution, the Museum encourages the full spectrum of public engagement with its diverse Permanent Collection of more than 1,000 objects and its ever-changing roster of exhibitions and innovative programs – including music, performances, culinary traditions, lectures, debates, special events, or film.

The diverse arts of Muslim civilizations reveal numerous connections between art, science, and mathematics. Exploring these connections leads not only to a greater understanding of these disciplines but also to a better appreciation of the bridges between cultures. The Aga Khan Museum's Summer Camps have been developed to meet these aims. The Camp Program Assistant will play a key role in delivering the Summer Camp Program. This year the Summer Camps will be offered from July 9 to August 17.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

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Camp Instructor (Full time/occasional - weeklong employment)

Purpose of Position :
As a vibrant educational institution, the Museum encourages the full spectrum of public engagement with its diverse Permanent Collection of more than 1,000 objects and its ever-changing roster of exhibitions and innovative programs – including music, performances, culinary traditions, lectures, debates, special events, or film.

The diverse arts of Muslim civilizations reveal numerous connections between art, science, and mathematics. Exploring these connections leads not only to a greater understanding of these disciplines but also to a better appreciation of the bridges between cultures. The Aga Khan Museum's Summer Camps have been developed to meet these aims. The Camp Instructor will play a key role in delivering the Summer Camp Program. This year the Summer Camps will be offered from July 9 to August 17.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

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Marketing and Communications Director

Purpose of Position :
Reporting to the Director and CEO, the Marketing and Communications Director plays a key role in setting the strategy and promoting the brand of the Aga Khan Museum. A member of the AKM's leadership team, the MARCOM Director is the custodian of the AKM brand and voice. S/he is responsible for developing, in consultation with the leadership team, the institutional marketing and communications plans to support the achievement of the Museum’s strategic objectives. The MARCOM Director manages external creative and PR agencies and ensures the execution of the institutional plan through these partners. S/he provides recommendations to the Museum Director & CEO on the enhancement of the museum's reputation and visibility, manages related internal and external issues and ensures that temporary exhibitions, the permanent collections, performing arts events, educational programs and all the commercial activities of the Museum receive sufficient and appropriate exposure. The MARCOM Director also plays a key role in stakeholder management within the community and the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). S/he works collaboratively with peers in all departments and manages a small but effective team.

To Apply :
Please send your cover letter and resume to akm.hr@akdn.org.

The Museum thanks all those who apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please note that the Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act for applicants invited to an interview.

Download detail Position Specifications
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