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This notice is updated periodically; consequently, some of the positions listed may already be filled.
Please be advised that due to the high volume of applicants we are only able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions. Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at The New York Botanical Garden.
Chief Financial Officer
The New York Botanical Garden seeks a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to oversee all aspects of the NYBG finance function, which includes financial accounting and budgeting processes, financial operations, FP&A, treasury services, investments accounting and reporting, external reporting, and purchasing.
Chief Science Officer and Dean of the International Plant Science Center
The New York Botanical Garden seeks a Chief Science Officer with intellectual weight and considerable research credibility in botany, life science, environmental science, or a related field, who sees opportunities across disciplines of science for introducing more applied research into the portfolio.
Director of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library
Reporting directly to the Head of Science, the Library Director will oversee the activities of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library and provide strategic vision and leadership for the team and collections. The Director will be a champion of libraries and must be able to lead the Library on a global stage as well as within NYBG. The new director will envision a future for the library as a major site of support for and expression of the NYBG’s mission and core values.