Looking for a museum job? Seeking that next step in your museum career? The International Spy Museum’s Human Resources Department leads and supports the hiring, developing, and retaining of a talented, dedicated and diverse workforce. 

Whether you’re an experienced leader, a mid-career professional, or a recent grad, SPY offers a variety of available positions for job-seekers. Be sure to check back often for when new opportunities are posted.

Please note: Vaccination is required as a condition of employment and reasonable accommodations will be considered.

CURRENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Development

Director of Institutional Giving

The Director of Institutional Giving is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, collaborative, and proven fundraising professional to attract and grow charitable support for the Spy Museum’s mission. The position is responsible for developing and executing strategies for the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of institutional donors and sponsors including corporations, foundations, and government. Essential to success in this role is a keen interest in the creative process of identifying and matching opportunities for support with potential and current institutional donors in an entrepreneurial, fast-growing fundraising environment. The ideal candidate will bring high emotional intelligence, exceptional communication skills, and superb relationship management experience. This position reports to the vice president of philanthropy and is part of a five-person fundraising team.

Guest Services

Guest Services Operative

The International Spy Museum is searching for qualified new recruits to join their Guest Services Team as a Seasonal Guest Services Operative (Part-Time). Top recruits will demonstrate the ability to elevate the guests’ Museum journey by providing attentive and engaging customer service while performing key Museum exhibit functions. Operatives hold a significant responsibility to enrich the guest experience by providing a welcoming and creative atmosphere that fosters the joy of learning.

Marketing & Communications

Social Media Specialist

The International Spy Museum is a private nonprofit museum dedicated to educating the public about the world of espionage and intelligence through exhibits, educational programs, special events, and public outreach. Our Marketing & Communications Department seeks a self-motivated Social Media Specialist with a creative eye for storytelling to plan, develop and implement social media content that delights, educates, and engages key audiences.

This is a full-time position, working 40 hours a week. Role supports internal Marketing & Communications team and reports to the Marketing Communications Director.

Retail

Retail Sales Associate

If you want to work in a fun and fast paced environment selling our unique assortment of spy gear including apparel and accessories, books, gadgets, toys, souvenirs, and more, we have the job for you! The Retail Sales Associate provides the customer with an exceptional retail experience through proactive, positive engagement, product knowledge, customer service and selling skills. Maintains the sales floor and displays, stocking, and store cleanliness.

Sales and Private Events

Sales Account Executive

The Sales and Private Events Account Executive is an integral member of the International Spy Museum Sales team and works towards meeting and/or exceeding revenue expectations while providing a memorable and high-end event experience which results in long-term client relationships. Candidate works well independently and with a team and is open to new, creative ideas while fulfilling the Museum core values. The candidate is responsible for being a brand steward for the Museum, negotiating agreements that ultimately meet or exceeds Museum revenue goals.

Events Captain

Our Private Events/Sales department seeks on-site event managers to join our front of house staff. As a direct report to the Special Events Manager, the Event Captains will be responsible for managing events on-site. Additionally, this person will be responsible for reporting any necessary equipment damage, maintenance, or misuse to ensure functionality for upcoming events.

Security

Security Lieutenant

The International Spy Museum (SPY) is looking for a first-rate recruit to help manage the Museum’s safety and security programs and establish and maintain appropriate policies and procedures. But wait, this is not your usual security job! The person selected for this position will have the keen ability to provide leadership, guidance, and training to Museum Security staff while balancing the gentle art of spying on guests and having fun. If you want to engage with guests, be part of an amazing team, and have a chance for a bonus of up to $1k, then this is the job for you!

Security Officer

The International Spy Museum (SPY) is looking for top recruits to work in our Security Department. This is not your usual security job! While we take the safety of our guests, staff, and collection seriously, we also want our security team to have fun at work. If you want to engage with guests, be part of an amazing team, cover a variety of posts throughout the Museum, and have a chance for a bonus up to $1k, then this is the job for you!

Double Agent

If you enjoy learning about espionage, every wondered what it was like to spy on others and get a thrill from educating guests, then this is the job for you! The Double Agent aids in curating guest experiences based on individual guest needs and provides a memorable and exciting experience at all times. They are also responsible for ensuring the overall physical safety and security of all visitors and staff, artifacts, exhibits, and private property of the International Spy Museum.