Website Historic New England
Historic New England is the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation. We engage diverse audiences in developing a deeper understanding and enjoyment of New England home life by being the national leader in collecting, preserving, and using significant buildings, landscapes, archives, stories, and objects from the past to today. We save and share New England’s past to engage and inform present and future generations.
Classification: Full-time; Exempt; Term-limited 36 months
Location: New England residency required; Partial-remote work possible
Working in partnership with key collaborators, the Project Manager gives voice to the vision behind our initiative to optimize Historic New England’s Haverhill facility as a vibrant community centerpiece for revitalization and discovery.
Key Roles and Responsibilities:
- Develops strategic partnerships across cultural, arts, civic, and historic preservation nonprofits and academic institutions in Haverhill and beyond.
- Shares goals to develop new approaches to interpreting and accessing Historic New England’s collection, enhance neighborhood vitality, encourage preservation of historic resources, and improve community livability.
- Collaboratively designs and delivers inclusive, innovative public programs and pilot projects, in support of institutional priorities.
- Serves as Historic New England’s liaison to Haverhill community stakeholders, including local and state government, civic and cultural organizations, businesses, and institutions.
- Works in partnership with key stakeholders to ensure that Historic New England is developing a coordinated approach and leveraging organizational assets in the most impactful way.
- Represents Historic New England at community meetings and events, and on Haverhill community preservation advocacy issues, working closely with the team leader for preservation services.