Job Description

Business Support Coordinator - Experiences & Partnerships
Position Status Full time
Pay Range $22.00/hour
Close Date 8/17/22
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Job Description:  

Do you like to be at the center of it all?  If so, come join a team that is at the epicenter of what we do at the Museum – working with our team members who deliver guest experiences through exhibitions, programming, and community outreach. We are looking for someone who can be a joyful connection across our departments, division, and community.  

This job is part of a team of three that provides Business Support to the Experiences & Partnerships Division. The right candidate manages multiple responsibilities, is proactive, self-motivated, a problem solver, and skilled at anticipating team needs for a fast-paced division. If you have proficiency in project logistics, business administration, leadership support, as well as an understanding of budget, financial, contracts, and project management, please apply.  


Essential duties: 

  • Provides support on department specific projects, exhibits, and events.  

  • Coordinates communication materials and meeting schedules.  

  • Provides ad hoc support to other departments to assist with requests for specific information from Experiences & Partnerships.   


Administration Supports department Directors and staff to ensure smooth administration, department communication, and financial tracking and coordination.  

  • Provides support to the department by acting as public interface, scheduling meetings and coordinating events and programs.   

  • Prepares and coordinates meetings: scheduling, agendas and materials, logistics, minutes.  

  • Provides support to staff by ordering supplies, assisting with travel arrangements and maintaining calendars. Builds and manages relationships with vendors.  

  • Tracks finances for operation, TRNA, grants, cost center and provide reports to cost center managers. Centralizes documentation including plans, reports, contracts, personnel paperwork, etc.  

  • May provide database support, systems support, or website content management  


Department, Division, and Museum Involvement, attends and participates in department, division, and Museum-wide trainings and committees as assigned.  

  • Provides outstanding customer service to internal and external customers through answering questions, providing insight, resolving concerns, and Museum representation at events and in the community.  

  • May act as liaison with community partners, coordinating special space use, tours, and ticket requests as well as other communication.  


Minimum qualifications/Requirements: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.  

  • 3 years’ experience providing administrative support or equivalent work experience required.  

  • 3 years’ managing a project for a department required.   

  • Some evening/night/weekend work required.  

  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office suite and web enabled applications required.   

  • The Museum loves science.  As a science institution, the Museum believes in the science behind vaccines. As a condition of employment, employees must present proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on their first day of employment or receive an exemption or other reasonable accommodation due to circumstances protected under federal or state law that prevent the employee from being vaccinated. If you wish to apply for an exemption, please contact Human Resources for the necessary forms. You will be notified of the decision regarding your requested exemption.


Ideal candidate will have: 

  • Be proactive, self-motivated, anticipate needs, and problem solve from a place of curiosity 

  • Build relationships and work across teams in a collaborative manner 

  • Not afraid to ask questions and seek out the answers 

  • Enjoys exploring the unknown and embraces what they don’t know 

  • Work productively in a fast-paced environment while courteously managing day-to-day requests 

  • Spanish speaking language skills preferred 


Core values:  

  • We love science. 

  • We are curious, creative and playful. 

  • We cultivate relationships with each other, diverse communities, the environment and for our future. 

  • We think critically and act with empathy. 


Perks and Benefits of working at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science include:

A comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage.  100% paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance. Paid time-off for vacation, sickness and holidays. 403(b) Retirement Plan with immediate eligibility to contribute and, after one year of employment, an employer contribution and match. An RTD Eco pass and a free Family+ membership to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

The full range of perks and benefits can be found HERE.


Application Instructions: 

Please submit your resume by Wednesday, August 17, 2022.  Resumes will not be accepted after this time. 

Applications will only be accepted electronically via the Museum’s website 

Due to the high volume of people who apply, we are not able to respond to specific inquiries regarding your application status. 

The Museum is committed to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff to serve the needs of our visitors. We encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply. 


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