Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts


Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is fueled by a team of passionate, collaborative, and creative professionals who are dedicated to the presentation and understanding of contemporary art, bridging the community of Omaha to a global discourse surrounding cultural production. Join us.

Development Assistant

The Development Assistant will work directly with the Development Director, Foundation and Corporate Giving Associate, and Executive Director to help achieve immediate and long-term fundraising goals and provide administrative support. Reporting to the Development Director, daily duties will include meeting coordination, maintaining donor database records, and drafting gift acknowledgments. The Development Assistant will also support all aspects of special event planning including two annual large-scale fundraisers and smaller cultivation events. 


Exhibitions Manager

The Exhibitions Manager responsibilities include the coordination of daily administrative and operational activities and events within Bemis Center’s Exhibition Program. The position will assist with research, organizing, and implementing exhibitions and public programs at Bemis Center. The Exhibition Manager works closely with the entire staff and reports directly to the Chief Curator and Director of Programs.


Facility Manager

The Facility Manager ensures the short- and long-term maintenance, security, and safety of Bemis Center's facilities and grounds. Bemis Center’s campus includes the main facility (100,000 sq. ft.), built in 1887 as the McCord Brady wholesale grocery warehouse; the Okada Sculpture & Ceramics Facility (9,000 sq. ft.), built in 1930 as a Pacific Railroad Freight Warehouse; and parking lots and leased city property around the buildings such as streets and sidewalks. S/he/they is responsible for managing the Facility Assistant, independent contractors, and contracted vendors. Managerial duties include training and evaluations of the Facility Assistant, evaluating current processes within the facility department, and making improvements as needed to work more efficiently. 


Sound Art + Experimental Music Program Manager

The Sound Art + Experimental Music Program Manager is responsible for managing the live/work residencies and dedicated facilities for rehearsing, recording, and performing for Bemis Center's Sound Art + Experimental Music Program. S/he/they works closely with Bemis Center’s Chief Curator and Director of Programs to advance the organization’s ambitions as a diverse, inclusive, and conceptually-rigorous site by supporting the work of artists from around the world, while serving the region as the premier locale for the presentation and understanding of sound art and experimental music. 


Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130