Marketing and Communications Manager | Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, Massachusetts, Information on MIT’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement can be found at the bottom of this posting. MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER , Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) , to lead marketing and communications strategy in collaboration with leadership from CTL’s educational, research, and outreach areas. Will manage the center’s marketing and communications and events staff; and direct the development and execution of comprehensive communications, marketing, and promotional plans, projects, and activities in support of CTL’s mission and goals. Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor’s degree; at least four years’ experience overseeing integrated marketing and communications functions, preferably within higher education; experience managing staff, including freelance/contract resources and managing engagements with external partners/agencies; high-level proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint), Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat), HTML, CSS, and use of web content management and analytic tools (Drupal, WordPress, Google Analytics); proficiency using communication and collaboration tools and platforms and using and creating content for various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and WordPress, etc.); ability to quickly adapt to new communications technologies and contribute to the development of evolving tools as developed; ability to work effectively with a wide range of employees at all levels, including laterally managing collaborators to achieve collective outcomes; excellent interpersonal skills for working with researchers, students, and faculty at MIT and when representing CTL to journalists and media; excellent organizational, proofreading, and verbal and written communication skills; and ability to multitask and juggle multiple requests simultaneously. PREFERRED : master’s degree in a related field; journalism, content marketing, or other communications writing experience; flexibility and adaptability; collaboration skills; and competence with Salesforce or similar CRM. Job #21352-8 Must be able to work occasional evenings and early mornings for special events. 5/31/22