Arts in Education Assistant (Part-time, temporary)

Position Available Immediately

About Brooklyn Arts Council:

Celebrating more than 50 years of service, Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC) is the borough's leading nonprofit organization supporting artists and cultural groups in all disciplines. BAC reaches hundreds of thousands of artists and audience members each year through music, dance, film, and visual arts programs, arts classes in schools and senior centers, urban folk arts initiatives, community arts grants, and artist services. By creating and supporting exciting cultural events and platforms for Brooklynites, BAC provides forums for critical thinking and self-expression, enriches Brooklyn's cultural landscape, and generates experiences that expand horizons.

Position Overview:

BAC's Arts in Education department seeks a part-time assistant to help with data entry and financial management. Reporting to the Arts in Education Director, the assistant will be responsible for organizing financial records in electronic formats, with an emphasis on Excel spreadsheets.

Desired Skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with an emphasis on Excel
  • Experience creating pivot tables helpful, willingness to learn pivot tables required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Familiarity with school-based arts education programs a plus

Schedule: 6-10 hours per week for up to 5 weeks

Compensation: $20/hour

To Apply:

Submit your resume and cover letter to Phil Alexander at Applications accepted until position is filled.


BAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and strives to build a staff and board that reflect the cultural diversity of New York as well as the constituencies and neighborhoods BAC serves.