Arts Council staff at the 2019 Governor's Awards for the Arts at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center
Arts Council staff at the 2019 Governor's Awards for the Arts at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center

Are you ready to make an impact?

The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council offers a variety of full-time and part-time positions, not to mention unique, hands-on internship and volunteer opportunities. If you have questions about employment opportunities with the Arts Council, please email

Employment Opportunities

Artist Outreach Coordinator

The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council seeks a creative and connected art professional to serve as its part-time Artist Outreach Coordinator. This part-time position works up to 35 hours a week and serves as the liaison between the Arts Council and the Greater Pittsburgh artist community and creative enterprises with the goal of creating environments that support individual artists, collectives, collaboratives, and cohorts. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Programs while collaborating with the larger Arts Council team. This position will work in a hybrid setting, both remotely and in person.


The Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council seeks candidates to serve as its next CEO, the organization’s collaborative leader focused on galvanizing resources, people, and enthusiasm for support of, and advocacy for, Pittsburgh’s artists and arts community.

Internship Opportunities

The Arts Council offers internships to undergraduate and graduate students on a year-round basis, supporting a variety of issues facing Pittsburgh's arts sector. Interns gain on-the-job experience working with and assisting staff in areas such as business and legal consulting, communications and marketing, cultural policy, research, grantmaking, membership, and development.

There are no internships available at this time.

Art Jobs in the Greater Pittsburgh Area

Those looking for job opportunities in the arts sector have access to several resources. Visit our Pittsburgh Artist Resources website to view the “Jobs” section. It’s free to list a job and other opportunities on the website. We also use these listings in our monthly newsletters and social media postings, further increasing the reach of the job opportunity!

Check out Nonprofit Talent for local and regional nonprofit arts jobs listings.

Twice a week, NEXTpittsburgh posts positions available in the Pittsburgh area, including arts and nonprofit positions.