OPEN POSITIONS

Marketing Associate

Event Captain

Sales Associate

Founded by philanthropists Edith and Edgar Stern, Longue Vue House and Gardens is a multifaceted historic estate featuring a world-class house museum, a decorative arts collection, and eight acres of stunning gardens that include an interactive Discovery Garden for children. A National Historic Landmark, Longue Vue is open seven days a week to the public for tours of the home and gardens, events and meetings, and educational and community programs.

Longue Vue is poised to generate more activity in the New Orleans community and more opportunities with local businesses. We believe in the legacy of our founders and work to uphold their vision in the areas of art and culture, social justice, innovative thought, and education.

It is an exciting time to join the team at Longue Vue as we fall in line with an updated institutional plan, and work to be a positive force for good for the people of New Orleans.

Longue Vue is does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. Candidates for this position must be available for some after hours and weekend events, and be able to lift 20lbs.

Marketing Associate

The Marketing Associate is a part time (20 hours/week) flex position responsible for daily tasks associated with the implementation of marketing strategies such as campaign management, social media, and digital graphics needed for those tasks. The Marketing Associate will also monitor data and analytics of Longue Vue’s social media platforms. Given success in individual projects, this position will also have the opportunity to create and manage their own marketing campaigns. The Marketing Associate reports directly to the Director of Marketing and Communications, and will also have administrative responsibilities to support that director.

The Marketing Associate at Longue Vue will be responsible for:

  • Creating and posting content to social media channels
  • Designing support graphics for social media, educational and community programs, development programs, and the Longue Vue Shop
  • Creating content and graphics for the Longue Vue Newsletter
  • Contributing innovative and creative ideas to all of the above
  • Tracking data and analytics of social media platforms

Desired Skills:

  • Graphic design knowledge for print and digital media
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Familiar with social media platforms, how to use them, and basic marketing strategies associated with each
  • Ability to track, understand, and alter content according to social media analytics
  • Knowledge of video creation and editing is a plus

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and portfolio of graphic design work to Marguerite Andrews at mandrews@longuevue.com. Please put “Marketing Associate Application” in the subject line.

Longue Vue is does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status. Candidates for this position must be available for some after hours and weekend events, and be able to lift 20lbs.

Event Captain

The Event Captain is a client facing, customer service oriented position that greets clients and manages catering staff for each event. This position is a part time/flexible schedule of mostly weekend daytime events with all events ending by 7PM.

Responsibilities and Skills needed include:

  • Oversee Run of Show for all events
  • Manage all set up and breakdown of events, and manage to support staff for events
  • Ability to address client needs in a timely manner as they arise throughout the event
  • Inventory control of meeting equipment needs, keep team informed what is needed for a successful event
  • Strong Organizational Skills
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Strong Communicational Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Physical ability to maneuver around the grounds, and ability to lift heavier items for event set-up.
  • Positive and Professional Attitude

To Apply:

Email your resume and cover letter to Laren Holzer, Director of Sales, at lholzer@longuevue.com.

Sales Associate

The Sales Associate position at Longue Vue is a full-time position and is primarily responsible for booking new and incoming sales, and assisting the Director of Sales.

  • Responsibilities and Skills needed include:
  • Energetic, Outgoing, and Self Starter for booking new Business
  • Responsible for answering event inquiries and booking/targeting new business
  • Assisting Director of Sales with preparation of client site visits and weekly sales calls
  • Review all contracts with DOS and Event Captain weekly
  • Schedule Deposits, and Process all Catering Orders
  • Process Purchase Orders
  • Manage booked events and communicate with Event Captain all details prior to event.
  • Performs other duties to assist Sales Department with the execution of events and fundraisers
  • Follow up with clients to rebook business
  • Excellent Organizational Skills, Problem Solving and Communication Skills
  • Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Sales Force

All applicants should understand that there needs to be flexibility to work some weekends.

To Apply:

Email a cover letter and resume to the Director of Sales, Laren Holzer, at lholzer@longuevue.com.