Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

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The American Craft Council is building a dynamic and collaborative work environment that values people and their professional development, offering medical and dental plans, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, long-term disability, generous paid time off, and a 401(k) with match.

ACC is a national nonprofit working to keep the craft community connected, inspired, and supported. We share stories and amplify voices through American Craft magazine and other online content, create marketplace events that support artists and connect people to craft, celebrate craft’s legacy through longstanding awards and a unique research library, and provide a wide range of innovative programming. Learn more about our work.

ACC is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law. We value diversity, inclusiveness, and equity and welcome candidates from all walks of life. Read more about ACC’s commitment in inclusion and equity.

Jobs ( 2 )

Title: Marketing Specialist
Reports to: Director of Marketing and Communications
Classification: Full-time

Position summary:
The American Craft Council is seeking a creative and motivated person for our marketing specialist position. This new ACC team member will report to the director of marketing and communications and will be part of the marketing team which includes part-time contract graphic designers, national PR agencies, a full-time in-house marketing coordinator who manages social media and email campaigns, and a full-time in-house marketing manager who manages website content, project management, and communications writing. The marketing specialist role will be a full-time in-house position responsible for cross-promotion efforts, influencer marketing, paid media advertising campaigns, PR agency management, and sponsorship opportunities. This person will also discover effective marketing and promotional channels to drive attendance for our in-person and online craft marketplace events and help promote the overall ACC brand. Working at ACC, you will be able to help impact the livelihoods of artists and bring together the craft community.

Salary range: $47,000–$50,000 plus complete benefits package

The deadline to apply for this position is May 31, 2022. Full job description, responsibilities, and qualifications can be found here:

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How to apply:
Please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected] with the subject heading of “Marketing Specialist.”



Title: Data and Systems Support Specialist (Contract)
Reports to: Marketplace Director
Contract terms: Temporary contract through end of October 2022, with potential to extend; $37.50/hour on contract, 20-hours-per-week minimum

Position summary:
The national nonprofit American Craft Council is seeking an enthusiastic and organized person for our data and systems support specialist role. The individual in this contract position will work with our marketplace team to facilitate use of data to produce our in-person marketplace events as well as our online artist directory. This position will act as liaison between the marketplace operations team and IT manager. Take this opportunity to use your data management and systems skills to help create opportunities for craft artists across the country to gain visibility and sell their work.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis beginning March 15, 2022. A full job description with responsibilities and qualifications can be found here:

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How to apply:
Please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected] with the subject heading of “Data and Systems Support Specialist.”



Internships ( 0 )

There are no internship opportunities at this time.