Job descriptionMad Science of Milwaukee, long established as a premier provider of Hands-on Science Programs is acquiring a new business Crayola® Imagine Arts Academy and is currently looking for a Program Manager. Join a growing company dedicated to getting kids excited about science! Mad Science is the area's premier provider of STEAM enrichment programming and entertainment. We are a local franchise of the Mad Science Group, which has been providing science-themed programming for more than 30 years.
The Program Manager is an integral member of the Mad Science team. He/she is responsible for tasks relating to supporting the opening of the new franchise. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the PM engages in a variety of activities related to client order processing, lead handling, data entry, customer communications, marketing campaigns, recruiting and staffing. The PM contributes to the sales and marketing efforts on a range of projects as well as driving processes essential to the company's day to day operations. Additionally, the PM will be certified as an Imagine Arts instructor and may perform or assist with Mad Science programming at client locations as required. Some examples of daily duties -- Answer phones and address customer inquiries; book programs from inbound and outbound calls Assist with managing social media presence and email marketing campaigns. Assisting and creating print marketing materials including flyers, ads for print publications, and program-related print materials such as registration flyers Serve as an assistant to Operations Manager Assist with on-site administration of school programs Assists with training, coaching and hiring the Mad Science Team. Serve as a substitute instructor when necessary
Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills Ability to work independently and with minimal direction Proficiency with Microsoft Office, and Google applications Experience managing online marketing campaigns and social media marketing, Google is a plus, but we will train Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Energetic, outgoing and FUN personality No art background is necessary, but you must be willing to learn!Must have a valid drivers license and reliable transportation, as we do outreach so you will periodically traveling in area.
Previous experience in marketing, business management, supervising staff or comparable experience in a similar role desired. A background working with children or children’s programming is a plus.
We are flexible on an exact work schedule, but we require 20-30 hrs per week M-F between the hours of 8:00AM and 5:30PM. All Managers also work a rotating weekend schedule of Saturday morning, (3-4 hours) 1-2 times per month.
Salary & Benefits
Salary, is open, based upon your skills. Please state salary requirements in your cover letter. Email all cover letters and resumes to Kathy@madsciencemilwaukee.com You may also apply online at milwaukee.madscience.org