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Pulitzer Arts Foundation

Assistant to the Director

Pulitzer Arts Foundation is currently seeking to fill the position of Assistant to the Director. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, a high level of poise and discretion, excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced office environment. The position is full-time with excellent benefits.

Position: Assistant to the Director

Reports to:  Director

Status:  Full-time / Non-Exempt


Administrative Support to the Director

  • Manage the Director’s calendar and schedule meetings
  • Manage communications for the Director’s office
  • Coordinate travel and itineraries for the Director, Board of Directors, and visiting guests
  • Create expense reports for travel and credit card expenses, submitting monthly credit card reconciliations and processing check requests
  • Manage and update the Director’s contacts in Gmail and Salesforce
  • Assist with meeting minutes and prepare meeting materials as needed
  • Assist with general administrative duties, record keeping, and filing        

Board of Directors Liaison

  • Organizes Board meetings, including travel, lodging, meals, transportation, and presentations
  • Attends all Board meetings and records meeting minutes
  • Facilitates communication with the Board of DirectorsOffice Management
  • Maintain office supplies for the administrative office and kitchen, and manage the office supply budget
  • Schedule staff meetings and record minutes of weekly staff meetings
  • Assist in the organization of special events, dinners, tours, and staff events
  • Perform role as the public face of the museum by receiving guests and fielding telephone inquiries
  • Establish and maintain accurate files and records for office supply vendors
  • Participate in department meetings and interdepartmental meetings


  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred, and minimum of one year administrative experience
  • Uphold a high level of discretion
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and resourceful
  • Maintain a high level of detail and organization
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task under pressure
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Applications, and database management
  • Strict adherence to professional ethics

The Pulitzer Arts Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. 


Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume via email to:

Sharice Williams

Assistant Business Manager and Human Resources Manager


3120 locust • st. louis, mo 63103 • p. 314.533.0930