Athenaeum Library employment



Business Associate


The Business Associate is a part time (25 hours/week), salaried, position, reporting directly to the Executive Director and working closely with the Accountant.

The position will pay $23,400 for 25 hours/week, which might get evaluated after a three months period.


The benefits will include:


Paid parking space

Family membership after six months of service

Vacation time, two weeks pro-rated

Holidays, two weeks pro-rated

Sick Leave

Pension Plan – eligible for participation in the Athenaeum pension plan from the beginning (employee paid) and in the matching plan after two years of service (employee 6%, Athenaeum 5%)


The Business Associate’s responsibilities will include:


• Office Management

• Facilities Oversight

• Office Supplies

• Misc. Other




25 hours/week, Mondays through Fridays 12:00-5:30 PM (includes 30 minute unpaid lunch) or 12:30-5:30 PM

The staff is expected to attend the Holiday Party, the Annual Meeting and occasional staff meetings.

The Business Associate might be asked to attend the Annual Gala or other evening events


To apply: please email Sarah at your cover letter and resume.



We are always on the lookout for volunteers! If you are interested in volunteering, please download and fill out the Volunteer Application Form or stop by the Athenaeum at 1008 Wall Street, La Jolla, CA 92037 during normal library hours to pick up an application.