Available Career Opportunities

Join our team in working toward equity and inclusion within the Des Moines Art Center’s museum, art school, and community programs.
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  • Senior Director of Development

    Under the leadership of newly named John and Mary Pappajohn Director, Kelly Baum, the Art Center is looking to the future as they continue to build upon a strong foundation of work. Coming off a successful 75th Anniversary campaign, the Senior Director of Development will be responsible for exploring creative and innovative ways of diversifying and identifying new revenue streams. As the principal fundraising strategist, the Senior Director will create, develop, and execute a development plan which will include grants, foundation giving, philanthropic support, and major gifts. Read full details…


  • Full Time Facilities Associate

    The Facilities Associate is responsible for the care of the Art Center buildings and grounds providing a fresh, clean, safe environment for visitors and staff by performing janitorial and maintenance services. The Des Moines Art Center is a unique institution consisting of three building with great architectural significance, two of them on the National Register of Historic Places. Read full details…


  • Part Time Facilities Associate

    The Facilities crew ensures a fresh, clean, and safe environment for visitors & staff by providing janitorial and limited maintenance services to the Art Center’s buildings & grounds. A successful individual in this position will have the ability to work a recurring Saturday-Wednesday work week. Read full details…


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