Research, make recommendations for, and oversee the communications strategy to help facilitate communication to key constituents and the media . Responsible for creating content, curating, sourcing, monitoring, and stimulating positive online content on multiple digital platforms. Work as a member of a well -coordinated team. Oversee and provide support work for an array of projects. Projects range from to writing and research on a broad range of topics, to problem solving, assistance with event planning, coordination and outreach about Institute priorities.
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Preferred Education: none
Required Experience: Min 2 years of relevant communications experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must include experience in managing content in digital space including website, social media, blogs, multimedia content and other online platforms.
Preferred Experience: Relevant experience with advocacy or community outreach, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is a plus.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent writing, editing, research, and communication skills; Demonstrated capacity for critical, independent, and creative thinking; Strong project and time management skills, verbal skills and organizational skills; Fluency and creativity with social media sites; Knowledge of social media platforms and their role in an integrated communications plan; Previous experience making site updates using a content management system (CMS). Knowledge of basic HTML coding and digital graphics production skills through Adobe Creative Suite (ex: InDesign, Photoshop) Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously