Professional Development Associate Director

Museum of Science - Boston, Massachusetts - Full time

Professional Development Associate Director

Museum of Science, Boston

Innovation and creativity come from the unique perspectives of a diverse staff. We value your perspective.


The Professional Development Associate Director will contribute to the growth and success of Engineering is Elementary's (EiE) Professional Development course portfolio and team. They will support EiE as a whole by understanding the functions and needs of each team and then ensuring the Professional Development team's efforts are aligned with overall team goals. The Professional Development Associate Director for EiE will develop training plans, support teams in managing and scheduling workshops.


  • Manage 5-10 grants and grant proposals and interface with funders
  • Oversee a team of 4-6 professional development managers with annual revenue of $400k
  • Travel to deliver 5-10 workshops and/or conference presentations yearly


This position is full-time, 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday.


Director, Operations & Professional Development


  • Bachelors of Science or Arts degree
  • 5 or more years of education or professional development experience
  • Experience in managing budgets, partnerships, creating/reviewing contracts, and growing revenue
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently through all aspects of partnership agreements
  • Experience in creating and updating Professional Development content
  • Experience collaborating with sales team
  • Experience with Salesforce and other management tools
  • Demonstrated ability to design and deliver professional development experiences


Exempt (Salaried). Commensurate with experience.


Benefits for full-time, exempt (salaried) staff include: free parking, T accessibility, 23 vacation days, 12 holidays, 10 sick days, medical, dental, and vision insurance, short- and long-term disability, life insurance, retirement and savings plan, health care/dependent care flex spending plan, employee discounts, employee referral program, tuition assistance, professional development, direct deposit, free admission, free Duck Tours, discounted movie passes, and much more!

The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.

No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.

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