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Posted November 26, 2019
Director of Sales
The DoSeum
San Antonio, Texas
Salary: $60,000

The DoSeum, San Antonio’s museum for kids, seeks a Director of Sales to lead The DoSeum’s guest experience, membership, retail, facility rental, and food and beverage operations. This individual is focused on revenue generation, experience integration, and operational success. Learn more about The DoSeum and application requirements at www.thedoseum.org/careers.

Posted November 26, 2019
Sponsored Projects Administrator
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
New Haven, Connecticut
Salary Range: $57,000–$62,000

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Grants Management, the Sponsored Projects Administrator will provide professional support and guidance in the facilitation and administration of sponsored projects for curators, affiliates, and staff of the Peabody Museum of Natural History. This includes both pre- and post-award support. The Sponsored Projects Administrator will work to support and grow the Museum’s research enterprise by seeking, communicating, and facilitating extramural funding opportunities, and will also serve as the primary source of expertise to ensure that proposals meet sponsor, University, Federal, and State policies. In addition, the Sponsored Projects Administrator will work to verify that all financial and regulatory compliance requirements, including non-financial reporting, are met for sponsored project awards at the museum.

Required Education and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s degree in a related field and three or more years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  2. Strong customer service background.
  3. Experience with proposals and awards of sponsored projects.
  4. Experience formulating and managing grant budgets.


For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at bit.ly/YaleCareers-58181BR. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.

AA/EEO – M/F/Disability/Veteran


Featured Job—

Posted November 20, 2019
Operations Director
The Rabbit hOle
North Kansas City, Missouri
Salary Range: $50,000–$60,000


The Rabbit hOle seeks a dynamic, mission-driven team member to help oversee and manage operations as we build the world’s first Explor-a-Storium, a new museum experience, national in scope, where children’s books come to life and visitors become explorers in a multi-sensory narrative landscape filled with discoverable environments.

Job Overview

The successful candidate must have two to three years’ experience in a museum operations leadership position, be comfortable in a start-up culture, be passionate about literature, and capable of navigating new construction. Once open to the public, the Operations Director will oversee and manage day-to-day museum operations, including facilities management, financial oversight and budgeting, HR, and visitor services. The candidate should be a creative thinker with the ability to thrive and adapt in a fast-moving environment. The Rabbit hOle offers the right candidate a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help create an unprecedented institution around literature and the arts, and to share in the success of the organization as it grows.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Pete Cowdin at bitterman@rabbitholekc.org.


Posted November 5, 2019
Facilities Technician I
Discovery Place
Charlotte, North Carolina
Pay Range: $12.00–$12.50

Oversight of day-to-day operations for Discovery Place facilities and grounds. Provide minor support for building related systems such as security, parking systems, and general lighting/power. Assist with the setup and break down of company special events. Lead coordinator of all emergency evacuation situations and primary responder for all onsite medical emergency. Provides support for activities related to building aesthetics such as flooring, painting, and custodial work.

To read the full job description and apply, please click here.

Posted August 29, 2019
Senior Manager of Membership and Visitor Experience
Bay Area Discovery Museum
Sausalito, California
Salary: Up to $75,000

The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) seeks a motivated, thoughtful, and data-driven leader to serve as its Senior Manager of Membership and Visitor Experience. BADM believes that providing children with the high-quality, research-backed, early learning experiences they need to be successful is the best investment we can make as a society. As a key member of the team, this position is essential to bringing this vision to life.

This position leads the Visitor Experience team, comprised of cross-departmental senior managers and managers, to develop and execute strategies to provide a top-notch visitor experience. This position manages the member and visitor database and tracks and presents admission, membership, and access attendance and revenue. This position uses data to identify opportunities and create strategies for attendance growth in all areas.

For more information and to apply, visit bit.ly/2PKeCSu.

Posted August 15, 2019
Graphic Designer
Gyroscope, Inc.
Oakland, California
Salary Range: $50,000–$80,000, depending on experience

Gyroscope, Inc., is an award-winning museum design firm offering comprehensive services in planning, architecture, and exhibit design for cultural organizations. We are seeking a full-time creative and collaborative graphic designer to work as part of our team in Oakland, California. The Graphic Designer will be an integral member of project teams, leading the graphic development from concepts and standards to design and production.

For more details, please see full job description: www.gyroscopeinc.com/jobs.

Posted August 1, 2019
Funder Collaborative Civic Science Fellow
The Rita Allen Foundation
Princeton, New Jersey
Salary: $80,000

A collaboration of funders with a shared interest in the relationship between science and society invite applicants for a Funder Collaborative Civic Science Fellow. The Fellow will work for 12 months to advance emerging collaborative work among relevant programs at the Burroughs Wellcome Fund, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation, The Kavli Foundation, and the Rita Allen Foundation. The Fellow will be part of the inaugural class of Civic Science Fellows, which aims to build the capacity of emerging leaders, networks, and institutions working to meaningfully connect science and society in a time of rapid change.

APPLY HERE. Visit ritaallen.org/stories/funder-civic-science-fellow for more information.

City/State/Country: The Kavli Foundation, based in Los Angeles, and/or the Rita Allen Foundation in Princeton, New Jersey, will provide the primary post for the Fellow.