Overview: Founded in 1974, Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) is a nonprofit organization based in Boston’s historic Back Bay. We are dedicated to advancing the highest ethical standards in the conduct of research, accomplishing this through education, membership services, professional certification, public policy initiatives, and community building. We have a diverse membership of 4,000+ individuals, representing all 50 states and 40 countries. Visit https://www.primr.org for more information.
Position Summary: The Online Learning Manager supports the organization’s strategic priority of leveraging technology to create and deliver high quality, relevant, and innovative education. This includes overseeing PRIM&R’s online educational offerings, working with subject matter experts to create content, and managing the organization’s learning management system (LMS).
Coordinates all aspects of approximately 14 live webinars per year, including determining topics, recruiting and working with speakers, and moderating the live webinars.
Manages creation and delivery of online courses, workshops, and other offerings, including managing subscribers and working with expert contributors.
Manages the organization’s LMS to ensure that educational content is well-organized and that the system meets the needs of staff and customers.
Stays abreast of trends in the research ethics field and the online learning industry, and proposes and develops new online learning programs and technologies as needed.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills; be highly organized and detail focused, and have current knowledge of online learning methodologies. They must be able to use independent judgment and problem solve, be flexible, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, high functioning office environment. 3-5 years online learning experience is ideal; nonprofit work history is helpful; a college degree is preferred.
Knowledge and Skills:
Software: Microsoft Office suite (PowerPoint in particular); experience with live webinar tools (such as Zoom), learning management systems (such as Path LMS), and CRM databases (such as Salesforce); working knowledge of Articulate suite or other e-learning authoring tools and Adobe Creative suite (including Acrobat and Premiere).
Teamwork and management: must be able to work effectively both independently and as part of a team; successfully manage projects with competing deadlines; and execute long-term program planning and technical implementation plans.
Knowledge of and enthusiasm for best practices in online education delivery and instructional design.
Additional Salary Information: Salary & Benefits: PRIM&R offers a competitive salary, and a full benefits package, including: medical, dental, 401k, paid time off, flexible work schedule, telecommuting, summer hours, commuter support, etc. We are within walking distance to several transportation options, Boston’s Public Garden, and a variety of restaurants. This is a full-time position. This is not a remote position. The salary is commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: OLM-2020
About Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R)
Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R), a nonprofit organization in Boston, MA, advances the highest ethical standards in the conduct of biomedical and social science/behavioral research. We accomplish this mission through education, membership services, professional certification, and public policy initiatives. PRIM&R’s core values include: Excellence, Community, Diversity, Integrity, Knowledge, Respect, Social Responsibility, and Creativity. Visit www.primr.org for more information.