NCRTV Museum Seeks New Executive Director

The National Capital Radio & Television Museum, located in Bowie, Maryland, is looking for an Executive Director who is a dynamic collaborative leader seeking to grow their personal and institutional capacities.

This is a full time position and is ideal for someone just starting in the field of museum management. Salary ranges: $60K without health insurance or $50+K with health insurance benefits. Benefits: hybrid optional, two weeks of vacation and all federal holidays.

While a college degree (in Museum Studies or an allied field) is preferred, all candidates with appropriate work experience will be considered. No one candidate will be perfect for this job. Please apply even if you do not meet all of the qualifications.

The future Executive Director should have 2-5 years of work or volunteer experience with boards, fundraising, budgeting, volunteer management, museum education, and/or collections.

Please see the position description for additional information. Cover letter and resume should be sent to: with “NCRTV Executive Director” in the subject line.

Interviews will commence with a preliminary 15-minute phone screen, and we anticipate that formal interviews will begin the first week of March with a 30-minute staff conversation and then a ~60-minute search committee meeting. Flexible, but ideal start date is May 1.

Download the position description here.