Adler Planetarium

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Jobs


Grant Manager

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has an opportunity available for a Grant Manager. This position will be responsible for budgeting, monitoring progress, and reporting on projects and programs funded through government or philanthropic sources. This position interacts with key staff members in the areas of Administration, Astronomy, Business Office, Citizen Science, and more. This position also interacts with members of the Senior Staff team as well as external contacts including government and private foundation grant officers.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: GRT100


Manager of Major and Individual Gifts

The Adler Planetarium seeks a Manager of Major and Individual Gifts in the Institutional Advancement department. The MIG Manager will be responsible for maintaining a comprehensive prospect research and moves management process, a portfolio of individual prospects through ongoing stewardship and cultivation, and serve as the lead staff liaison to The Alan B. Shepard Society, the museum’s premier donor community. Reporting to the Director of Major Gifts, this position will assist in the creation and implementation of all individual and major gift fundraising initiatives.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: ADV150


Accounting Clerk

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has an opportunity available in our Business Office department for an Accounting Clerk. The Accounting Clerk is responsible for processing all aspects of accounts payable and payroll. The Accounting Clerk is also responsible for reviewing expense and credit card reports for accuracy.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: BUS120


Citizen Science Web Developer

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has a role available in the department of Citizen Science Department. The Web Developer is responsible for the developing a generalized transcription platform for use by institutions around the world in partnership with the New York Public Library and the core Zooniverse team.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: ZOO190


Grant Writer

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has an opportunity available in our Advancement department for a Grant Writer position. The Grant Writer will build proposals and reports to individuals, private foundations, corporations and federal agencies. Charged with developing the case for support for the museum’s chief priorities to the donor community, this position reports to the vice president for institutional advancement.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: ADV150


Museum Services Staff

The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has an opportunity available in the Operations department with the Floor Staff group as a Museum Services Staff (MSS). This position is a front line person and highly visible. This position inspires visitors by promoting  a quality museum experience. The MSS position greets visitors, provides information on shows, museum activities, provides exhibit interpretation, provides crowd control. MSS must be able to support our Super Nova program with enthusiasm.

Equal Employment Opportunity M/F/D/V
REQ: OPE110