The Mercer Museum of the Bucks County Historical Society tells the story of pre-industrial America through an encyclopedic collection of tools and hand craft. The Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and the iconic building is designated a National Historic Landmark. The museum’s new wing offers changing exhibitions and experiences. The staff includes 25 full and part time employees; the operating budget is approximately $2M. Detailed information about the Museum, now in its Centennial year, and its programs is available at www.mercermuseum.org.
The organization is seeking to fill a senior management position for operations and marketing with a professional having strong project management skills. Operationally the position oversees visitor services, business office and related administrative functions and is responsible for monitoring and tracking the strategic plan of the organization. For marketing the position develops, manages, and implements marketing strategies for the organization that will result in audience growth and increased visibility.
Candidates must have 5 or more years experience with a museum, cultural organization or related not-for-profit organization with 3 or more years in a supervisory capacity. Experience required in operations management including organizational planning and communications plans. Candidate must have demonstrated knowledge and experience with a broad range of digital and traditional marketing channels including website content management. Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills and strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, WordPress) are required. A Bachelors degree in history, marketing or related field is required.
This full-time, exempt position reports to the Executive Director and supervises multiple employees. S/he will be a member of the management team. The salary is competitive and benefits are excellent. Send cover letter, resume, and salary expectations by March 15, 2016 to:
Attn: Douglas C. Dolan, Executive Director and President
84 South Pine St., Doylestown, PA 18901
- Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 18901, United States
- March 3, 2016
- Vice President, Operations and Communications
- Mercer Museum of the Bucks County Historical Society
- Chief Operating Officer
- 5-7 Years