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See below for available employment opportunities.

Job Openings

Events Manager (Full-Time)

Is event planning and implementation your passion? Do you enjoy celebrating history, nurturing the arts, and building a vibrant community? Are you excited by the possibility of storytelling through events? If so, it’s time for you to consider an all-new opportunity with the nonprofit Athenaeum Foundation. The Events Manager, the perfect role for a high-energy, visionary, and mission-focused professional, will oversee the logistics for Karneval, St. Benno Fest, Das GartenGrillFest, GermanFest, and Christkindlmarkt—all must-attend gatherings on the Indianapolis social calendar. Working as part of a small but dynamic team, the Events Manager will operate in a fun and rewarding environment steeped in culture and the arts, and housed in a 125-year-old building in the heart of Mass Ave.

Janitorial Staff (Part-Time)

The Janitorial Staff are responsible for general care and maintenance of the Athenaeum, which is vital to maintaining its identity as a clean, safe, and welcoming space for all members of the community. This role also assists with the preparation and execution of event logistics, including equipment setup/teardown, cleanliness, and client customer service as needed.


The Athenaeum Foundation is an equal opportunity employer that encourages applicants, including persons of color, people who are LGBTQIA+, veterans, people who are multilingual or multicultural, and individuals of various ages and abilities to help us create a team with a broad range of backgrounds and thinking.

Athenaeum Foundation401 EAST MICHIGAN STREET

Our Mission

The Athenaeum Foundation preserves a treasured historic landmark that welcomes all to nurture a sound mind and a sound body through arts & culture, wellness and community.

The Athenaeum Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization.