Please note that this position is located out of Littleton, Colorado. Out of state applicants please note that consideration for this position requires relocation to Colorado.
The BACB offers 3 NCCA-accredited programs (BCBA, BCaBA, RBT). All are delivered via computer based testing. The position interacts regularly with BACB members, staff, leadership, and other third party vendors. The Certification Program Manager must be able to accurately and consistently support the certification examination development and ongoing maintenance.
Summary: The Certification Program Manager will require a great deal of autonomy and independent decision making in the best interest of the BACB. Critical decisions will be advised by the Director of Testing and Accreditation but daily testing-related tasks will not. This position is responsible for the management and oversight of one of the BACB’s assessment programs.
The BACB® is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation established in 1998 to meet professional credentialing needs identified by behavior analysts, governments, and consumers of behavior analysis services. We are located in Littleton, CO with beautiful views of the adjacent mountains.
We offer excellent benefits including:
Medical, vision, and dental insurance paid 100% by employer for employee and family
$500 annual FSA contribution by employer
On-site fitness center
Employer-funded 401(k) contributions
Tuition reimbursement available
Student loan paydown plan available
18 days of Paid Time Off in first year of employment plus 11 paid holidays
Reimbursement for relevant professional development events
Manage the process for yearly updating of examinations, including strategic and operation planning.
Manage the process for delivery of exams, including form development, exam item quality control, troubleshooting potential technical issues, coordination of pretesting, ensuring the successful delivery of exams, preparation of exam documents for testing vendor, reviewing output from testing vendor, monitoring results and preparing analytic reports.
Manage technical examination initiatives, including the development and maintenance of examinations.
Manage timelines for examinations. Collaborate with psychometrician on adhering to project reporting timelines.
Manage relationships with all necessary third party vendors including psychometricians and professional testing centers.
Clearly communicate to diverse audiences.
Supervise Program Coordinator activities.
Consult with Accommodations Specialist to ensure operational parameters are within BACB standard.
Proof program materials at multiple stages of development and make or document required changes.
Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Familiarity with testing standards and best practices
Ability to analyze and solve problems in testing operations
Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to work independently
Ability to work well with diverse teams
Time management skills
Education and Experience
Minimum of 3 years’ experience managing or coordinating examinations within a standards-based profession
Minimum of 3 years' experience in stewardship, training and management to include meeting design, preparation and execution
Supervisory Responsibility: This position has direct report(s).
Work Environment: This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. This is largely a sedentary role; however, the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand as necessary.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work: This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
Travel: Minimal travel is expected for this position.
BACB provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.
For consideration please complete the job application, attach a resume and cover letter. We look forward to reviewing your application.
About Behavior Analyst Certification Board
he BACB® is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation established in 1998 to meet professional credentialing needs identified by behavior analysts, governments, and consumers of behavior analysis services.