Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
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COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR, Lemelson-MIT Program (LMIT), to join a national leader in its efforts to prepare the next generation of inventors and entrepreneurs. LMIT’s work focuses on the expansion of opportunities for people to learn ways inventors find and solve problems that matter in order to improve lives. It is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and aims to remedy historic inequities among those who develop inventions, protect their intellectual property, and commercialize their creations. Will work collaboratively with the communications manager and LMIT colleagues to build brand awareness and stimulate interest, engagement, and support for all LMIT program initiatives by executing communications and marketing activities and developing materials in support of the program.
The principal responsibilities will involve marketing (40%), general communications (20%), program support (20%), online and social media (10%), and general program (10%) duties. A full description is available at https://lemelson.mit.edu/job-opportunities.
REQUIRED: B.A./B.S.; at least one year of communications and/or copywriting, marketing, or public relations experience; demonstrated writing and editing skills; knowledge of and experience and adeptness with social media platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, SoundCloud, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter; experience creating web content and managing websites; and knowledge of HTML. Job #20134-6
Application material must include a cover letter and links to work samples, including press releases, articles, ads, brochures, emails, etc.