The Drumthwacket Foundation
Posted February 26, 2020
The Drumthwacket Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit, non-partisan organization entrusted with the conservation and restoration of Drumthwacket, the official residence of the NJ Governor and nationally landmarked historic site, and providing educational visiting opportunities to the public. The Program Manager ensures professional oversight and management of the Foundation’s educational programs and special events. The position is full time and reports to the Executive Director.
Duties and ResponsibilitiesManage the Discover Drumthwacket school field trip program, public tours and specially requested tours. Organize and maintain monthly schedule, serve as primary liaison with teachers/principals and Drumthwacket residence staff
Recruit, train and manage volunteer Docents, organize monthly schedules, meetings, plan the annual appreciation luncheon, program kick-off and end-year gatherings; conduct annual performance reviews
Coordinate Special Events including but not limited to, the annual Carnival for Children with Special Needs, Fine Art Exhibit receptions and holiday open houses
Serve as liaison with Garden Club of New Jersey to coordinate and manage the holiday decoration of Drumthwacket
Assist the Foundation’s Executive Director on special projects, such as the Foundation’s three-year climate change contest, and the development of new programs as requested
Assist residence staff with set-up and break-down of Foundation events, board meetings etc.
Manage the Foundation’s web-site
RequirementsAbility to serve the Office of the Governor regardless of political affiliation
Ability to arrive early and/or stay late as needed with respects to special events and programs as needed
Ability to work as a team
College degree and proven record of successful event/program management
The Foundation offers a simple IRA savings plan for employees but does not offer health benefits.
How To Apply
Cover letter, resume and references should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Mar 31, 2020