The New England Complex Systems Institute is looking for a talented individual for the role of Science Communications and Program Coordinator.
Position: Science Communications & Program Coordinator
Organization: The New England Complex Systems Institute is a non-profit education and research institute located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. NECSI research advances fundamental science and its applications to diverse areas, including biology, engineering, health care, ethnic violence, international development, and economics. NECSI provides its employees with a unique working environment that can allow the right candidate to develop a broad skill set. Please see our Web site (http://www.necsi.edu) for more information.
-Represent the institute in communications with policy makers, government agencies, corporate, individual, academic and institutional partners and associates;
-Develop familiarity with NECSI related research and concepts;
-Collaborate with NECSI staff in drafting press releases, media relations content, white papers, social media content, and other institutional literature;
-Coordinate and organize educational programs and courses hosted by institute;
-Promote NECSI projects to scientific community and other stakeholders to build relationships and collaborations.
-Bachelors Degree in science related field
-Advanced degree a plus
-Excellent presentation and public speaking skills
-Excellent team engagement skills
-Dedication to mission of the organization & ability to represent the organization
-The ideal candidate will be reliable, flexible, self-motivated, and willing to challenge themselves.
-Bright and engaging personality
Qualified applicants should e-mail their cover letter, resume, 3 references and salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org