Senior Program Coordinator

  • Job posted by American Museum Of Natural History

Job Type

Full Time

Published

08/10/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

American Museum Of Natural History


Senior Program Coordinator


The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City is one of the premier science, research and cultural institutions in the country. The AMNH is seeking a full-time Senior Program Coordinator to oversee the NYC Science Research Mentoring Consortium (SRMC). http://www.studentresearchnyc.org/


The Senior Coordinator will be responsible for connecting and convening Consortium partners and creating Consortium-wide events with the goal of sustaining city-wide collaborations among youth-serving institutions. The Senior Coordinator is tasked with maintaining the highest quality of programming across the Consortium and coordinating cross-institution marketing, recruitment, tracking and evaluation.


The Senior Coordinator will be responsible for connecting and convening Consortium partners and creating Consortium-wide events with the goal of sustaining city-wide collaborations among youth-serving institutions. The Senior Coordinator is tasked with maintaining the highest quality of programming across the Consortium and coordinating cross-institution marketing, recruitment, tracking and evaluation.


Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


- Design and coordinate several large (250+ attendees), multi-organization events to support Consortium and AMNH students.

- Plan and facilitate regular meetings of Consortium partners.

- Conduct regular site visits to Consortium sites.

- Create systems to facilitate new collaborations and resource sharing among partners.

- Develop and report on Consortium-wide benchmarks and evaluation metrics.

- Develop/maintain connections to other mentoring programs locally and nationally

- Provide technical support for Consortium members with regard to program design & student support.

- Interface with external consultant for re-design and launch of Consortium website.

- Guide the Education Social Media Assistant in developing communication strategies for the Consortium and updating the Consortium website.

- Support the Manager of the AMNH's Science Research Mentoring Program, serving 60 students each year.

- Participate in AMNH youth recruitment activities.

- Assist with other AMNH youth programming.


Required Qualifications:


- Bachelor’s degree in related field.

- At least three years’ experience coordinating complex projects with proven success.

- Experience leading different organizations, teams, or departments to work together for a common goal.

- A track record of coordinating large events.

- Experience maintaining budgets, writing reports, and managing grants.

- Experience developing and creating performance metrics.

- Impeccable organization, coordination, and communication skills.

- Highly organized with the ability to multitask and prioritize tasks and deadlines.

- Very detailed oriented, showing accountability and resourcefulness in solving challenges.

- Proficient with MS Office Suite and Google Suite.


Preferred Qualifications:


- Master’s degree in relevant field.

- Familiarity with New York City schools and/or informal education.

- Professional experience working with diverse youth.

- Experience mentoring youth or coordinating mentoring programs.


To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://apptrkr.com/1274074


The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world's preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education and exhibition. The Museum is renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama of the world's cultures.


The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The Museum does not discriminate with respect to employment, or admission or access to Museum facilities, programs or activities on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, marital status, partnership status, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, alienage or citizenship status, current or former participation in the uniformed services, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin, or on account of any other basis prohibited by applicable City, State, or Federal law.


If special accommodations are needed in applying for a position, please call the Office of Human Resources.


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Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: http://apptrkr.com/1274074


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