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.
COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER , Dean for Student Life (DSL)-Housing and Residential Services (HRS) , to be responsible for community outreach for HRS. Will liaise with heads of house, student government leaders, and community members to address issues that may arise in their residential communities; organize and attend regular project meetings; develop and implement strategic marketing plans and supporting materials for graduate housing and MIT Dining that target appropriate audiences; collaborate with DSL and campus partners to plan, manage, and coordinate messaging for Institute events; curate an online library of relevant photos and videos depicting properties managed and maintained by HRS and MIT Dining for marketing and documentation purposes; increase positive exposure of HRS and MIT Dining across multiple media channels; develop executive-level reports, presentations, and internal communications content; and maintain HRS editorial and events calendar; manage--with content matter experts--information on sections of the DSL website dedicated to HRS and Dining. Will allocate approximately 80% of work effort toward HRS and 20% toward MIT Dining.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree (master's preferred); at least three years' progressive experience in organizational communications, community relations, and/or marketing; experience in higher education, hospitality, government, construction and/or other service industry; and the ability to collaborate and build relationships, contribute to a respectful and caring community, communicate with influence, focus on the customer, and proactively decisions proactively and decisively. Job #17726-8
Salary range: $70 - 90,000
Occasional night and weekend work will be required to support Institute events and meetings with residential communities.
Internal Number: 17726
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