Staff Assistant, Photographs

The J. Paul Getty Museum

Los Angeles, California

The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks a highly organized, responsible and flexible individual to provide administrative support to the Department of Photographs at the Getty Center. The Staff Assistant is responsible for providing a variety of clerical and administrative support to the Department of Photographs. Work may involve diverse duties that require research, analytical skills, and the ability to draft and revise a wide range of documents. Coordinates activities among departments and outside parties, and contacts personnel at all organizational levels to gather information. Work may be of a critical or confidential nature. Assignments may span various functional areas and may require specialized skills.


Examples of major job responsibilities include:

  • Set up and maintain hard copy and/or electronic files and records.
  • Provide assistance in the day-to-day administration of the department.
  • May undertake editorial and/or research projects.

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