Open Positions

Thank you for your interest in Knock Knock Children’s Museum. We are excited to be expanding our Knock Knock Team as we work to open our doors of learning in Summer 2017. Please continue to visit this web page often to see new position postings as opportunities become available. We look forward to serving the children and families of the Capital Area region.

Open positions are being posted as approved by our Board of Directors. Please keep checking our “Join Our Team” web page for available positions as they are posted.

Database Coordinator

Knock Knock Children’s Museum is seeking a full-time Database Coordinator to maximize the efficiency of the organization’s databases, manage the administrative duties for the organizational database, and assist in the development of strategic initiatives through analyzing data. This position will report to the Director of Development and collaborate closely with the Operations Director and other staff members, serving Knock Knock as a central point person regarding the development and data integrity of the organization’s database systems. To read the full overview of this position or to apply click here.

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Knock Knock Children’s Museum (KKCM) is seeking a qualified applicant to be a full-time Marketing and Communications Coordinator. This position will assist the Director of Marketing in leading communications, publicity, branding, marketing, and external media relations for the children’s museum. The Marketing and Communications Coordinator will wear many hats while working collaboratively with cross-functional teams. In partnership with the Director of Marketing and Director of Development, the successful candidate will build and expand the Knock Knock community base. In addition, s/he will be responsible for the development and management of the Knock Knock Membership Program. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 to 5 years of experience in communications, marketing, public relations or a related field, experience building a membership program, and the ability to work a flexible schedule including some evenings, weekends and holidays. To read the full overview of this position or to apply click here.

Volunteer Coordinator

Knock Knock Children’s Museum is seeking a full-time Volunteer Coordinator to recruit, manage, and motivate volunteers. Reporting to the Human Resource and Administration Manager, the Volunteer Coordinator will consult on and coordinate all volunteer functions throughout the museum. The candidate must be organized, diligent, and personable in order to build our public programs and retain hardworking volunteers. Most importantly, the Volunteer Coordinator must be passionate about Knock Knock’s mission to be the community spark for high quality learning experiences through play for all children in the Capital Region, in particular, the increasing population of children growing up in under-resourced environments. The successful candidate will relish the opportunity to lead and organize a group of enthusiastic and energetic volunteers. S/he will harness community support to promote the goodwill and positive momentum that demonstrates how Knock Knock is a vital and necessary educational resource as well as a family favorite destination for the Capital Region. To read the full overview of this position or to apply click here.

Development Coordinator

Knock Knock Children’s Museum is seeking its first full-time Development Coordinator to coordinate a variety of development functions including the execution of annual fund drives, campaigns, annual appeals, and fundraising events aimed at growing Knock Knock’s base of philanthropic support. S/he will be responsible for the administrative duties of the Development Department including donor management, grant research and tracking, and will gain firsthand experience in the administration of a strategic plan to increase the impact and capacity of Knock Knock Children’s Museum. Additionally, the Development Coordinator will be involved in the coordination of stewardship activities and relationship management. As an important player on the Knock Knock team, the Development Coordinator will report directly to the Development Director and work in close collaboration the Development Committee, the Communications Coordinator, Special Events Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, all staff members, donors, stakeholders and community members. To read the full overview of this position or to apply click here.

Event Coordinator

Knock Knock Children’s Museum is seeking its first full-time Event Coordinator. Charged with growing earned income opportunities, the Event Coordinator will be responsible for the promotion, management, and implementation of all facility rentals and special events that take place within the children’s museum. This includes but is not limited to special programming, birthday parties, weddings, holiday parties, fundraisers, corporate events, and meetings. The Event Coordinator must be organized, energetic, self-motivated and have a positive attitude in order to provide clients with the highest level of customer service. This position is responsible for building long-term client relationships and growing year-over-year event sales for the organization. To read the full overview of this position or to apply click here.