Executive Director

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Archive Date: 
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Science Management
Institution Classification/Type: 
Planetarium
Institution/Company: 
Cincinnati Observatory
Street Line 1: 
3489 Observatory Pl
City: 
Cincinnati
State/Province: 
OH
Zip/Postal: 
45208
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

To learn more, download the full Position Overview here.

The Executive Director is responsible for the stewardship of the Observatory’s resources and ensuring the long-term sustainability of the organization to achieve its mission of educating, engaging, and inspiring the community about astronomy and science.

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

  • Strategy and Planning: Leads the development and execution of a cohesive strategy for future growth and sustainability.
  • Relationship Management: Manages relationships and programs that strengthen partnerships, create well-balanced revenue streams, and build engagement with key constituents
  • Fundraising and Development: Cultivates and diplomatically wins the support of donors to ensure appropriate revenue streams.
  • Operational Leadership: Effectively manages, motivates, and engages with staff to ensure professionally managed finances, public relations, and operations within budget.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Background in science, astronomy, museums, or educational institutions is strongly preferred
  • Preferred 7-10 years of executive or senior management experience successfully leading teams and organizations
  • Bachelor’s Degree (required) or Master’s Degree (preferred)
Included Benefits: 
  • Full health insurance benefits paid by the Observatory with an HSA account option
  • Offer Dental and Vision benefits, paid by employees
  • Paid vacation
  • Life insurance
  • Long term disability plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • IRA matched up to 3% by the Observatory
  • Partially paid 10-week parental leave
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, June 13, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, July 19, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Jessica Multhauf
Title: 
Director of Talent Solutions
Institution/Company: 
ALINITI
City: 
Cincinnati
State/Province: 
OH
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
5132070109
Email: 
jmulthauf@aliniti.com
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Jessica Multhauf
Subject: 
Cincinnati Observatory Executive Director Application
Email: 
jmulthauf@aliniti.com