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Looking for a career where you can have fun AND make a difference? Then the Children's Museum is for you!

We work every day to open doors for our future leaders, innovators and adventurers to explore, create and discover on their own terms. We need an extraordinary team in place to help us champion the wonder and joy of childhood.

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  • AP / Payroll Accountant

    The mission of the Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus is to create extraordinary experiences that champion the wonder and joy of childhood. The Children’s Museum has an opening for an Accounts Payable / Payroll Accountant to process these transactions and ensure accurate & timely financial data.

    Position: AP / Payroll Accountant
          
                             
    FLSA Status: Full-time 40 hours per week

    Schedule: Monday - Friday

    Responsibilities and Essential Functions

    • Daily update of the general ledger and accounts payable
    • Weekly processing of accounts payable checks
    • Review vendor invoices and all employee’s expense reports for compliance with organization’s guidelines
    • Reconciliation of accounts payable report with vendors when required
    • Semi-monthly preparation of payroll includes updating employee benefits
    • Complete month end journals entries and reclassification to ensure accurate financial information
    • Monthly sales tax reporting and payment of employee benefits
    • Monthly updating of schedules
    • Reconcile balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis
    • Fixed asset records management
    • Document fixed asset procedures for the Museum
    • Assist with annual financial audit and budgeting
    • Assist with daily closing

    Qualifications

    • General knowledge of accounting software systems, previous general ledger, payroll and accounts payable experience required. 
    • Ability to work in a team environment along with the ability to handle projects independently when required.
    • Demonstrate strong Excel software skills
    • Demonstrate ability to handle confidential material
    • Minimum of 3 years experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
    • Strong attention to detail

    Please send resume, references and cover letter to:

    Lori Hall 
    Human Resources           
    Lorih@cmdenver.org

    Please title subject line “AP / Payroll Accountant.” No phone calls, please.

    Be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to directly contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the position, however please check your inbox and junk mail for any correspondence.

    The Children’s Museum of Denver of Marsico Campus is an equal opportunity employer. The Museum is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff committed to serving the needs of all our visitors and we encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

  • Museum Associate, Part-time

    The mission of the Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus is to create extraordinary experiences that champion the wonder and joy of childhood. The Children’s Museum has an opening for a Museum Associate to deliver an exceptional guest experience by welcoming and interacting with guests in the public spaces of the Museum and maintaining clean and beautiful exhibits.

    Position:  Museum Associate                        

    FLSA Status:  
    Part-time, 16-20 hours/week

    Schedule:  
    Variable, at least one weekend shift per week required            

    Rate:  
    $11.00/hour

    Open:  
    May 19, 2017                                                               

    Responsibilities and Essential Functions

    • Deliver an exceptional guest experience by welcoming and interacting with guests in the public spaces of the Museum
    • Maintain clean and beautiful exhibits
    • Facilitate Museum programs
    • Support Education Department operations and programming initiatives
    • Answer guest questions, perform light cleaning and re-organizing duties
    • Assist with birthday parties, StoryTimes and other programs and events

    Job Requirements

    • Outstanding customer service skills
    • Energetic and flexible
    • Demonstrated ability to take initiative in completing tasks
    • Friendly and approachable; must enjoy interacting with adults and children of all ages
    • Ability to handle emergency situations with professionalism and competence

    Qualifications

    • Spanish speaking/bilingual preferred
    • Experience working with children
    • Experience in customer service and/or hospitality
    • Must pass a Background Criminal Investigation check
    • Abide by all Museum policies and procedures
    • Minimum 18 years of age
    • Speak and write fluently in English
    • Ability to load and unload up to 50 lbs. stand for up to 6 hours

    Please send resume, references and cover letter to:

    Lara Rushing
    Education Staffing and Training Manager
    LaraR@cmdenver.org

    Please title subject line “Museum Associate” No phone calls, please.

    Be advised that due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to directly contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the position, however please check your inbox and junk mail for any correspondence.

    The Children’s Museum of Denver of Marsico Campus is an equal opportunity employer. The Museum is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse staff committed to serving the needs of all our visitors and we encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

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  • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Wed: 9 am - 7:30 pm
  • Sat, Sun: 10 am - 5 pm

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Free Play 4 - 8 pm

Closed certain holidays.

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  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $11
  • Ages 2 - 59: $13
  • Seniors (60+): $11
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