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Assistant Production Manager
Assistant Production Manager
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Post Date: 09 Jan 2022



The Museum of Modern Art is currently accepting resumes for an Assistant Production Manager in its Exhibition Design and Production Department. Reporting to the Senior Design Manager, Exhibition Design and Production, the Assistant Production Manager assists in the design and production of exhibitions within MoMA’s robust exhibition program, drafts plans and elevations, creates renderings and visualizations that convey design ideas, and makes maquettes.

Additional responsibilities include: 

  • Works with Exhibition Designers on simultaneous projects, supporting the design and production process by preparing drawings, models, renderings, maquettes, and other materials.
  • Assists Exhibition Designers with project management oversight of exhibition projects.
  • Tracks, organizes and maintains physical models and ensures that model-making supplies are organized and replenished.
  • Works with Senior Design Manager to maintain and update database of gallery drawings and standard details.
  • Works with Exhibition Designers to update drawings detailing and recording exhibition designs and art installations.
  • Works with vendors and contractors to source materials and services.
  • Assists the Department Coordinator with light administrative duties.
  • Performs any other duties reasonably related to the functions described above.


  • Bachelor’s degree in art or a design-related field preferred, and two years relevant work experience.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to efficiently manage several projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to form and maintain successful working relationships with museum staff, designers and artists.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), and other standard office procedures and equipment.
  • Knowledge of a 3-D rendering program is a plus.
  • Knowledge of 20th- and 21st-century art is preferred.
  • Fully vaccinated with a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and/or the World Health Organization authorized vaccine (or approved for an exemption as a reasonable accommodation due to a qualified disability or sincerely held religious belief or other legal basis).
  • MoMA participates in the TSA’s Certified Cargo Screening Facility Program. Therefore, if hired, individual must successfully complete a security threat assessment through the Department of Homeland Security in order to participate.

Application instructions: To apply, please visit MoMA Jobs. Applicants should submit a resume and a statement of interest.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement: Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at the Museum, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital and civil partnership/union status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, unemployment status, familial status, domestic violence, sexual violence or stalking victim status, caregiver status, arrest or conviction record to the extent required by applicable law, credit history, or any other protected category as established by applicable law, including the New York City Human Rights Law (“NYCHRL”).


New York, USA

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