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JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN MISSOURI ARTS

We feature job opportunities that are taking place in Missouri, have a strong Missouri link, or are part of an arts or cultural program of the federal government. We feature internships if they are paid.

To have your job information posted here, please email moarts@ded.mo.gov with a link to the information on your website.

We check these postings periodically to determine whether the organizations are still listing the jobs as open. Our most recent full audit was June 2.

Additional Opportunities

These Missouri arts organizations routinely post multiple full-time and part-time opportunities on the employment pages of their websites: Center of Creative Arts (St. Louis), Kansas City Art Institute, Missouri History Museum (St. Louis), Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Saint Louis Art Museum, STL Symphony.

Nationwide arts jobs: Americans for the Arts

Nationwide jobs for filmmakers: National Alliance for Media Art and Culture

Nationwide resources for arts careers, schools, and professional growth: TheArtCareerProject

St. Louis-area nonprofit jobs including arts/culture, education, environment, health, and social services: The Rome Group

OrganizationLocationPositionFull- or Part-TimeDeadline or Date Posted Here
True/False Film FestColumbiaDevelopment DirectorFull-timeJuly 1 deadline
PerennialSt. LouisPrograms ManagerFull-timeJuly 7 deadline
Springfield Regional Arts CouncilSpringfieldDirector of Programs and ExhibitionsFull-timeJuly 17 deadline
University of MissouriColumbiaDean of the College of Arts and SciencesFull-timeAugust 28 deadline
TRYPS Children’s Theatre Institute at Stephens CollegeColumbiaExecutive Producing DirectorFull-timeJune 26 posted
University of MissouriColumbiaAssistant or Associate Director for Special Collections, Archives, and Rare BooksFull-timeApril 6 posted
Applications received by June 10 given preference
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevilleAdjunct Faculty, Theatre (film)Part-timeMay 31 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevilleAdjunct Faculty, Theatre Stage DirectorPart-timeMay 31 posted
St. Charles Community CollegeCottlevilleTheatre Production Assistant, Project-basedPart-timeMay 22 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoDance Instructor/Director and ChoreographerFull- and part-time positionsMay 16 posted
Robidoux Resident TheatreSt. JosephMusic Directors, Teachers, and Teaching AssistantsPart-timeSeptember 8, 2016 posted
Springfield BalletSpringfieldAssociate Artistic Director and/or Resident ChoreographerFull-time Aug.-MayFebruary 28 posted
American Jazz MuseumKansas CityAccountantFull-timeMay 11 posted
American Jazz MuseumKansas CityHuman Resources ManagerFull-timeMay 11 posted
Eisterhold Associates, Inc.
Planning and design of cultural exhibits
Kansas CityBusines Developer/Proposal WriterFull-timeMay 12 posted
Kauffman Center for the Performing ArtsKansas CityPatron Services Team CaptainPart-timeFebruary 28 posted
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityAssistant Technical Director and Lighting SupervisorFull-timeMay 31 posted
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityDigital Marketing ManagerFull-timeFebruary 28 posted
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityDirector of Marketing and CommunicationsFull-timeFebruary 28 posted
Lyric Opera of Kansas CityKansas CityManager of Corporate and Partnership GivingFull-timeSeptember 8, 2016 posted
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CityExecutive DirectorFull-timeMarch 1 posted
National Museum of Toys and MiniaturesKansas CityCurator of CollectionsFull-timeMarch 1 posted
Contemporary Art Museum St. LouisSt. LouisAssistant CuratorFull-timeOctober 19, 2016 posted
Dance St. LouisSt. LouisManaging Director of Programs and Community EngagementFull-timePosted May 31
Jazz St. LouisSt. LouisEducation Associate, Jazz AcademyFull-timeMay 2 posted
Metro Theater CompanySt. LouisDevelopment DirectorFull-timeJuly 1, 2016 posted
Nine Network of Public MediaSt. LouisCommunity Engagement ManagerFull-timeMay 31 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisSeasonal van drivers and front of house personnelPart-time April-June 2017February 28 posted
Opera Theatre of Saint LouisSt. LouisAdministrative InternshipsFull-time May-June 2017February 28 posted
PGAV
Architecture, design, cultural exhibits, and urban planning
St. LouisAccounting ManagerFull-timeMay 12 posted
Pulitzer Arts FoundationSt. LouisVisitor Services ManagerFull-timeApril 21 posted
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisMarketing Communications CoordinatorFull-timeMay 31 posted
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisProducer / Afternoon NewscasterFull-timeMay 31 posted
St. Louis Public RadioSt. LouisSupport
Systems Administrator
Full-timeMay 31 posted
Sheldon Arts FoundationSt. LouisFacilities Maintenance and Event Setup Staff MemberPart-timeJuly 27, 2016 posted
St. Louis ArtWorksSt. LouisApprentice, ages 14-18Part-time, summer 2017May 31 posted
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisProduction Staff for 2017 seasonPart-timeApril 18 posted
Washington University, Olin LibrarySt. LouisCurator of Rare BooksFull-timeMarch 14 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisRegistrarFull-timeApril 18 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisSoftware DeveloperFull-timeApril 18 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisGallery AttendantPart-timeApril 18 posted
World Chess Hall of FameSt. LouisRetail AssociatePart-timeApril 18 posted
Presser Arts CenterMexicoDirectors and Instructors in vocal and instrumental music; theatre; movement and dance; writing; visual arts including watercolor, paper arts, ceramics, fiber, jewelry and moreFull- and part-time positionsOngoing
Thumbs Up MarketingSt. LouisArts season subscription telephone salespersonsPart-timeOngoing
Jazz St. LouisSt. LouisBox Office AssociatePart-timeOngoing
STAGES St. LouisSt. LouisTeaching Artists in acting, musical theatre, dance, voice, special educationPart-timeOngoing
Springfield BalletSpringfieldWorkshop Instructors and Substitute TeachersPart-timeOngoing