308 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210
Date Posted: May 08, 2018
Region: Eastern Massachusetts
The Exhibits Project Manager will act as project
manager and client liaison for existing external exhibit projects, promotion
and management of traveling exhibits, new consulting projects as they develop,
and will assist in managing permanent exhibit projects internally.
HOURS:Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.This is a 1+-year
position with the possibility to extend depending on developing projects.
- BA/BS required
with 3 years’ relevant work experience.
- Experience with
museums (or related ventures) and museum operations to understand the unique
opportunities and challenges this work presents, and to be able to interact
effectively with other museum professionals.
excellence in creative problem solving, and management of unforeseen
experience and demonstrated excellence in project management, budget
development and monitoring.
written and oral communication skills, and an understanding of the educational
value of our work, so as to be able to accurately and enthusiastically
represent BCM and what we have to offer over the phone, in email and other
of the design process preferred.
- Experience with
traveling exhibits and ability to troubleshoot and walk people though the
necessary steps for planning, delivery and installation preferred.
- Annual travel approximately 2-3 times per year in support of
museum consulting projects. More frequent local travel to area museums, client
meetings and the BCM design and production facility.
Children’s Museum engages children and families in joyful discovery experiences
that instill an appreciation of our world, develop foundational skills, and
spark a lifelong love of learning.
Children’s Museum is a welcoming, imaginative, child-centered learning
environment that supports diverse families in nurturing their children’s
creativity and curiosity. We promote the
healthy development of all children so they will fulfil their potential and
contribute to our collective well-being and future prosperity.
Children’s Museum is a curious, experimental, and creative learning
organization. We have a child and family centered focus, welcoming and
respecting all Museum audiences. We collaborate and show mutual respect and
support for our colleagues. We recognize that each person has equal, intrinsic
worth and deserves to be treated with dignity. We are a culture that innovates,
changes and pushes boundaries to keep the museum relevant. We are responsible
to each other and strive to keep our commitments to our colleagues. We have a
commitment to high ethical standards. We recognize the importance of work-life
balance, respecting the importance of personal growth and family. We have an
ongoing commitment to fairness in all aspects of the Museum and we embrace
alternative ways of thinking.
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