Job Description

Primary Objective:

To provide the leadership to establish the Jonathan Daniels Center for Social Responsibility (JDC) as an entity which fulfills its stated mission, which reads as follows: “Inspired by the legacy of Jonathan Daniels, the Jonathan Daniels Center for Social Responsibility provides opportunities to learn, reflect, and be moved to action in support of human rights and social responsibility.” This is a part-time15 month position. The Project Manager will work with the JDC Committee to develop a plan and budget for continued and sustainable operation of the Center. The Project Manager will be employed by the Historical Society of Cheshire County (HSCC) and will report to its Executive Director.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Administrative Functions
-Develop a strategic plan and a budget for continued and sustainable operations for the Center beyond the 15 month project.
-Prepare an operating budget for HSCC board approval and maintain financial records
-Prepare Monthly JDC Committee agenda with committee chair
-Maintain monthly written communications with BOD of HSCC.
-Prepare and disseminate surveys, gather results and share with JDC Committee.

2. Establish Physical Space for Center
-Work with the JDC Committee and the Facilities Committee of the Historical Society of Cheshire County (HSCC) to plan, design and implement the development of the physical space for JDC.

3. Education and Marketing
-Work with Historical Society Director of Education on educational outreach elements of the strategic plan. Such elements may include public programming, curriculum development, education packets for schools, and interactive exhibits.
-Complete development and implementation of JDC website.
Skills Needed for this Position
-Project management, planning, oral and written communication, fundraising knowledge, website experience, entrepreneurial spirit.


Please send a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Historical Society of Cheshire County, P.O. Box 803, Keene, NH 03431, or to with the subject heading “Project Manager Position”.