Employment Opportunities

 
Employment Opportunities

The Hermitage is operated by the Ladies' Hermitage Association, a private non-profit 501(c)3 organization. The mission of the Ladies' Hermitage Association is to preserve the home of Andrew Jackson, to create learning opportunities, and to inspire citizenship through experiencing the life and unique impact of Andrew Jackson. The Hermitage is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Collections:

The Collections department at The Hermitage is looking for interns. If you are interested, please fill out the application below.

Click here for an intern application

Grounds:

The Hermitage currently has an opening for full time groundskeeper. This is a 40 hour per week position with benefits. Work includes mowing, weed eating, fence repair, pathway maintenance, and tree care. Qualified applicants should have experience with grounds equipment including tractors, zero turn mowers, and other small power landscape equipment. Qualified applicants must have a valid driver's license and pass a background check. All qualified applicants must submit an application. Application forms are available Monday - Friday from 9am to 4pm at The Hermitage Ticket Office at 4580 Rachel's Lane, Hermitage TN, 37076 or by clicking the link below.  Applicants can submit their application form by turning it in to the Ticket Office during open hours, by mailing it to the above address, or by scanning it and emailing to info@thehermitage.com

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Marketing:

Preferred Corporate Sponsorships /Partnership Marketing Consultant

The Hermitage: Home of President Andrew Jackson is seeking resumes from qualified sponsorship/partnership marketing consultants that The Hermitage can align with strategically for selected Events and Programs at The Hermitage. Interested Persons should send:

A letter of interest Resume and/or Company Background Information

List of Corporations and Organizations represented

Corporate References

After an Initial screening, qualified persons will be invited to meet and make a presentation with key executives of The Hermitage.   The presentation should include:

Resume and/or Background Company Information Company Capabilities including but not limited to:     

Proposal  & Creative Proposal Development

Event Execution

Existing Corporate Relationships

Program Evaluation Model A Case Study in Sponsorship Marketing

Fee/Compensation Structure

The Hermitage is a prominent National Historical Landmark and one of the nation’s oldest and largest historic site museums. The Hermitage has been preserved and operated by the Ladies’ Hermitage Association –a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization since 1889 and receives no ongoing state or federal grants.   Over the past 120 years more than 20 million people from around the world have toured the home and farm of America’s 7th President. Notable visitors over the years have included 13 U.S. Presidents from James Monroe to Ronald Reagan, politicians, diplomats, and celebrities.   The property features 1,120 acres that provide guests an opportunity to learn firsthand about Andrew Jackson. Visitors can explore the Greek Revival mansion, experience the beauty of the gardens and grounds, and visit the numerous other archeological sites located throughout the plantation.

Scope of Work Clause

Continue assessment of Event and Assets

Sponsorship and Promotional Sales and In-Kind Partnerships

Sponsorship related budgets and recaps

Presentation Proposals and Research

Sales Reports, Sales Calls and Meetings

Work with appropriate departments in fielding and assisting in fulfilling sponsorship, promotional programs and partnerships:

On-Site Event Activation

Event Recaps

Assist with Contracts, Invoicing and follow-up regarding payment

 Work with PR Agency to maximize exposure for Sponsors, Partners and Events

Job Type: Contract/Temp

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Contact Information and Procedure:

Please email the information requested to jnelson@thehermitage.com

No phone calls please.  This is a contract position.

         Click here for Employment Application

 

Fall Semester Marketing Internship

The position available would be in the marketing department handling the following responsibilities (but not limited to):

-social media/online presence for The Hermitage

-event planning

-assisting with administrative duties and sales research

-ad design and copy

-blogging

-video shooting and editing

Please send a email of interest that addresses the following:

o Why are you interested in an internship at The Hermitage?

o What would you like to gain from your internship with us?

o What area(s) interest you the most?

o If the internship is a course or departmental requirement and information concerning the requirements for successful completion.

o Approximate number of hours available each week.

o Summary of education and museum, field, lab or marketing experience

o Resume

o Two references and their contact information.

Students will be responsible for setting up arrangements for course credit with the university of their choice. Housing and transportation will NOT be supplied and students not from the Nashville area will be responsible for their own arrangements. The Hermitage has only unpaid internships available at this time.

Please email all information to crydburg@thehermitage.com