Randi Korn & Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in museum planning and evaluation with a focus on organizational development, is seeking a Managing Director in its San Francisco, CA office. The ideal candidate is an experienced manager and evaluator, skilled communicator, and passionate about museums and other informal learning environments. This individual is also highly organized, deadline oriented, and desires a work environment that is client centered and continually in pursuit of excellence.
This individual will work in concert with the main RK&A office in Virginia and the other regional office in New York, as well as lead client interactions. Responsibilities include simultaneously managing multiple projects and staff associated with projects, designing evaluation strategies, preparing proposals, developing and / or reviewing evaluation tools, and preparing reports and presentations.
. Masters or Ph.D. in education, evaluation, museum studies, museum education, or a related field
. 8 to 10 years experience conducting audience research and evaluating programs and exhibitions in museums and other informal learning environments using qualitative and quantitative methodologies
. Experience conceptualizing research and evaluation studies, including selecting methodologies, developing instruments, and managing human subject review processes
. Portfolio of reports that demonstrate expertise in current evaluation methods and practices as well as strong writing and data presentation skills
. Work or academic experience — particularly at national conferences –that
demonstrates strong verbal presentation and facilitation skills
. Strong project management experience, including monitoring budgets,
staffing time, timelines, and client interactions
. Proficient in using technology in all facets of work (Microsoft Office 2010, including PowerPoint)
. Able to work independently and collaboratively as part of project teams, while mentoring junior staff
RK&A’s strength is that we are a team. In joining our team you will work with people who love what they do and are driven to learn from each other, our clients, colleagues, and museum visitors as we pursue excellence in our work.
RK&A offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. To learn about our work, please visit www.randikorn.com.
Interested applicants may e-mail a resume with cover letter, salary requirements, and independently written and edited writing samples to: job[at]randikorn[dot]com, or to: RK&A, 118 E. Del Ray Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301.
Resumes will be accepted through March 14, 2011.
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