Job Title: Social Learning Programs Coordinator (N-YHS)


Description: The New-York Historical Society is seeking part time, temporary Social Learning Programs Coordinator to coordinate and oversee a robust menu of formal and informal learning programs targeting young professionals. This is a new venture for the New-York Historical Society, and the ideal candidate will approach the task with creativity, energy, and determination. Fall programs are arranged around the upcoming Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition, on view October 5, 2018-January 27, 2019. The Coordinator will manage all program administration and logistics for the fall events, including coordinating with outside partners and course facilitators, liaising with various departments within the museum, and overseeing the actual events to ensure that programs are well-attended and executed smoothly. The Coordinator will also take the lead on the design and planning of future and ongoing programming for young professionals. The Coordinator must have a flexible schedule and be available to regularly work evening and weekend hours. EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in history or a closely-related field required. EXPERIENCE: -- Minimum two years project and/or program management experience required -- Experience in a museum setting or non-profit organization strongly preferred -- Must be highly organized and detail oriented -- Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines -- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills -- Ability to work independently and as a member of a team -- Excellent computer skills required, including Microsoft Office and Google Suite, familiarity with Altru preferred. The position will begin in July 2018 and will end in April 2019. FULL JOB POSTING IS LISTED ON MUSEUM'S WEBSITE.

Date Posted: 05-29-2018

Expire Date: 06-29-2018

Contact Name: Hannah

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Salary: $25/hour


Additional Instructions:

Applications will remain open until the position is filled. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to Please reference the job title in the subject line. The New-York Historical Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer