Security Operations Manager

The Phillips Collection, America’s First Museum of Modern Art, is one of the premier collections of Impressionist, modern, and contemporary art. Created by the visionary collector Duncan Phillips when he opened his home to the public in 1921, the museum’s intimate environment encourages people to make personal connections with art. Its permanent collection contains more than 5,000 works. The museum organizes numerous traveling exhibitions that expand scholarship and, combined with an active lending program, makes its works available to audiences throughout the world. The museum also produces some of the industry’s most effective and in-depth education programs for teachers and students. Its long-standing music program attracts top classical performers. The Phillips Collection is a privately-supported, not-for-profit organization that raises over 75% of its annual budget through contributions and earned revenue.

The Phillips is currently seeking a Security Operations Manager to join our team.  The Security Operations Manager will oversee all aspects of safety and security for The Phillips Collection including personnel and staffing, equipment and systems, in order to maintain and enhance the safety of staff and visitors, the building, and artworks.

Safeguards the museum’s collections of art objects through management of the protection system for controlled access. Manages the Museum Security Staff and responsible for the Emergency/ Disaster Recovery Plan. The ideal candidate is an experienced security professional with excellent interpersonal, customer service, and leadership skills.

The Phillips Collection is an equal opportunity employer and administers all employment decisions and personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic disposition or carrier status, marital status, veteran status, personal appearance, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, or any other category protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

Salary is commensurate with experience.  Please include salary requirements when applying at