HSM Job Opportunities

The Historical Society of Michigan seeks candidates for the following position:

Director of Development, full-time

The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) seeks a qualified individual to serve as Director of Development. The Director of Development is a full-time position that plays a key role in the development/revenue operation that supports the educational mission of the nonprofit and nongovernmental Historical Society of Michigan, the oldest cultural institution in the state, founded in 1828.

The Director of Development will work with the Senior Director of Development to plan, direct, and coordinate fundraising and friend-raising activities for the Historical Society of Michigan. They will provide leadership for the creation of strategic fund development initiatives to include a major and planned giving program, annual giving, donor stewardship and recognition programs, and public relations related to development. For the full position description CLICK HERE.

Marketing Coordinator, full-time

The Historical Society of Michigan seeks a qualified individual to serve as Marketing Coordinator. This is an in-person position at HSM’s offices in Lansing with no remote work availability.

Under the direction of the Assistant Director for Marketing, the Marketing Coordinator is responsible for the following duties: providing content for HSM’s social media platforms; executing HSM’s email campaigns in Mailchimp; editorial work including providing copy for marketing materials, internal and external communications, HSM’s website, and more; working on design materials as assigned; and photography and/or videography as required. Duties will include 1) researching, compiling, writing, and editing written and graphic content for social media, Mailchimp email campaigns, the website, or other marketing materials; 2) designing marketing pieces for use on the web and/or print; 3) managing day-to-day functions of HSM’s social media platforms by developing content, monitoring feeds, and working with the Assistant Director for Marketing to develop ads and campaigns; and 4) working with the Assistant Director for Marketing on other promotional, editorial, and digital materials. The position will also perform proofreading responsibilities and other duties as assigned. Occasional travel within Michigan with an HSM vehicle may be required. For the full position description please CLICK HERE.




Historical Society of Michigan 7435 Westshire Dr., Lansing MI 48917
Email hsm@hsmichigan.org | Phone (517) 324-1828 | Fax (517) 324-4370

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