PCNW Staff 2018, Photo by John Cornicello

Opportunities at PCNW

Current job openings

Photographic Center Northwest (PCNW) is an educational institution facilitating creation, conversations, and experiences of significant photography. We are currently hiring a Development Associate to join our mighty team. 

Seeking a part-time motivated individual with experience pitching, developing, and managing corporate sponsorship and community partners. The Development Associate will be responsible for securing sponsorship for PCNW’s two annual fundraising events, Chase the Light in June and our Benefit Auction in October. This position will also be tasked with developing institutional sponsorships and building relationships with community partners that support our work. PCNW aims to increase our corporate sponsorship by $20K in 2019 as well as develop new revenue-generating programs with our community partners.

The ideal candidate will approach projects strategically and creatively in keeping with the goal of increasing audience engagement and fundraising. We are looking for someone who is outgoing, detail-oriented, highly motivated, and a quick study to join our dynamic staff of 12. The Development Associate is part of the development/fundraising team, supports and reports directly to the Executive Director and works closely with the Marketing Manager. This position is approximately 15 hours / week with the potential of becoming full-time in our next fiscal year, beginning July 1st dependent on performance.

Full job description here.

To Apply:
Submit a cover letter and resume to opportunities@pcnw.org.  No phone calls, please. 
Rolling Deadline. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis, but applicants are encouraged to apply by February 22, 2019.


Current Internship Positions

Photographic Center Northwest (PCNW) is an educational institution facilitating creation, conversations, and experiences of significant photography.  As a part of our mission we support the professional development of future artists, educators, and arts administrators. Our internships offer hands-on experience and connections to the staff and community that we serve. Generally internships are unpaid but hours can be counted towards college or high school credit when approved.

PCNW is not currently seeking interns.


Instructor Positions

Photographic Center Northwest (PCNW) offers over 40 courses, classes, and workshops each quarter. We have a diverse student body of BFA candidates, Certificate students, professionals and hobbyists. We are looking for adjunct faculty candidates and instructors to teach classes and workshops in:

Digital photography
Color photography
Black and White photography
Ideas & Practice
Various workshops

Classes are typically 30 hours quarterly and workshops can vary from a few hours to multiple sessions. MFA and teaching experience preferred and for certain courses, required. Please send CV and cover letter to Eirik Johnson, Programs Chair, at ejohnson@pcnw.org. We will contact you for an interview or will keep your CV on file for future consideration.