Apply now

Director, Training & Development

Location: Somerville, Massachusetts

Department: Licensing

Leave your boring job behind and step into the #PaintLife! At Paint Nite, we’re in the business of making people happy—how many companies can say that? Our employees love being part of a growing, profitable company that inspires creative thinking, encourages collaboration, and believes that every employee has the power to make an impact. As a constantly evolving company, your job description is dynamic –offering our employees exponential opportunities for professional growth. Last year, Paint Nite was ranked #2 on Inc. Magazine’s list of the 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America, and we’re not planning on slowing down any time soon!

Like we said, we’re in the business of happiness, and that starts with our employees. At Paint Nite, you’ll enjoy a brand-new office space complete with an in-house fitness facility, indoor basketball court, and a full bar with two kegs of ice-cold beer. We offer unlimited PTO, flex hours, and great benefits—it’s no wonder Paint Nite is a fixture on Boston “coolest companies” lists!

You will:

  • Strategize the approach of how we onboard, train, develop and retain our growing external community of licensees
  • Generate engaging content and its strategy to deliver this learning material. Develop segmented approach to the diversity of licensees to ensure adoption of materials
  • Develop communication plans to best deliver and adopt change.
  • Create systems that can scale our information and communications as we grow.
  • Develop new channels and programs based on needs, as well as develop feedback loops to constantly improve how we communicate.
  • Develop recognition programs for various hurdles that the community reaches
  • Measure and track the success of the training work and how it is impacting the community engagement and identify opportunities to improve.
  • Work cross-functionally with platform stakeholders to ensure communications are aligned.
  • Manage the training and development specialist

You have:

  • Experience developing and creating training and development programs and content
  • Passionate about practical and applied learning best practices, principles, concepts, and technologies.
  • Strong writing skills and ability to communicate in an approachable and engaging way.
  • Ability to analyze and track data and report on progress of programs and content
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
  • Ability to work across all functional organizations as well as levels in the organization.
  • Ability to identify themes and develop communication plans to address them.
  • Thinks outside the box to develop news ways to engage a community.
  • Experience managing staff.
  • Hands-on and self-driven.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time; talk or hear; perform fine motor, hand and finger skills in the use of a keyboard, telephone, or writing. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; and reach with arms and/or hands. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. The employee will spend their time in an office environment with a quiet to moderate noise level.


Paint Nite® is invading local bars and restaurants across the US and Canada with a new way to go out, have fun, and feel good. It’s everything a great night should be—friends, drinks, and laughter. Plus, you’ll create a one-of-a-kind painting (we make it so easy!) along with the memory of a unique night out.
Back to Current Openings