The National Academy of Design’s staff is a forward-thinking, tight-knit team based in New York and Los Angeles that is helping to transform and revitalize an important historic institution. We offer full- and part-time employment and internships.

Current Opportunities

Senior Manager of Communications

S/he will collaborate interdepartmentally to share the Academy’s story, strengthen our audience engagement, and build the public’s awareness and appreciation of our National Academicians and institutional initiatives. Read more.

Director of Finance

The Director of Finance manages accounting and financial control functions, and must have the versatility and talent to meet a continually changing set of circumstances. The Director of Finance will collaborate closely with the Executive Director and be an integral part of a small non-profit team. Read more.

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Working at the National Academy of Design

The National Academy of Design is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Staff members have access to a generous benefits package, which includes medical and dental plans, paid vacation and holidays, and a 401(k) plan.