Printed Matter, Inc., a non-profit dedicated to the distribution, understanding, and appreciation of artists’ books and related publications, seeks an Operations Manager to provide organization-wide operational support.
The Operations Manager will be responsible for the overall management and upkeep of Printed Matter’s Chelsea facilities; the administration of the annual inventory count; the maintenance and development of its website and related systems; the scheduling and supervision of interns and temporary staff; as well as lending support to various programmatic efforts, including exhibitions, events and fundraising initiatives.
This role is wide in scope and provides important support to the organization as a whole, interfacing with every department and many outside vendors. A key aspect of the job is the ability to juggle short-term and long-term projects, address unexpected and urgent issues, effectively liaison and communicate with staff, and envision solutions to varied challenges. Enthusiastic and creative self-starters with keen communication, organizational, and computer skills are encouraged to apply.
This is a full-time union position. Benefits include 12 paid holidays, paid time off, and an employer-paid health plan. The Operations Manager’s work week is Monday through Friday. The ability to work occasional evenings and weekends is required. This position reports to Printed Matter’s Executive Director.