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Destination Imagination is Hiring!

By: Tina Shaffer

Destination Imagination Hiring Update (October 18, 2018)
The search process is now closed for our Event Manager and Director of Affiliate Relations positions. Thank you to the many qualified applicants who submitted materials.

Destination Imagination, Inc. is a leading educational nonprofit dedicated to engaging participants in project-based challenges that are designed to build confidence and develop extraordinary creativity, critical thinking, communication and teamwork skills.

We are seeking a full-time Event Manager and a full-time Director of Affiliate Relations in our headquarters office, located in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Candidates who meet the job requirements and who are interested in one of the two positions should submit their letter and resume to [email protected]. Job descriptions are below.

 

Event Manager

We are seeking a full-time Event Manager in our Cherry Hill, NJ office to provide administrative and project management support to events including our annual Global Finals event. The Event Manager will ensure consistent planning, execution, tracking and budget management for initiatives and events throughout the year, as well as other special events. This role will also ensure that policies and procedures are in place to help create sustainable channels for consistency and growth. The Event Manager collaborates and works directly with Destination Imagination staff, volunteers, vendors, event guests, conference and venue staff and must be able to coordinate all aspects of the events. The Event Manager must be able to travel to venues for pre-planning as well as for participation throughout the duration of all events.

For more details on this position, please read our full Event Manager job description.

Candidates who meet the above requirements and who are interested in the position should submit their cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please include “Events Manager” in the subject line. For additional information about Destination Imagination, Inc., please go to our website at https://www.destinationimagination.org.

Deadline to apply is October 17, 2018.

 

Director of Affiliate Relations

We are seeking a full-time Director of Affiliate Relations in our Cherry Hill, NJ office to develop, lead and execute strategies and plans for recruiting new Affiliates and volunteers and to align, develop and engage Affiliate teams and volunteers in the United States and internationally for success. Our programs are delivered through a network of Destination Imagination Affiliates, who operate independently in more than 40 states and 25 countries internationally. The Director sets and manages budgets for Affiliate management and growth, oversees the creation and utilization of program materials to successfully onboard new Affiliates and train all Affiliate teams and volunteers, and ensures that all Affiliate and volunteer issues are addressed. This position will lead the development and refining of systems and procedures to help create sustainable channels for global Affiliate growth. The Director reports to the Destination Imagination Executive Director and will support the team of Affiliate Managers and administrative staff who handle the day-to-day relationships with the Affiliate teams.

For more details on this position, please read our full Director of Affiliate Relations job description.

Candidates who meet the above requirements and who are interested in this position should submit their cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Please include “Director of Affiliate Relations” in the subject line. For additional information about Destination Imagination, Inc., please go to our website at https://www.destinationimagination.org.

Deadline to apply is October 17, 2018.