Collaborates with members of the BFI communications and events team to understand project requirements and concepts.
In cooperation with the Senior Manager, develops and produces event marketing and communications materials, including email marketing, social media, and in-person event support.
Works with the Senior Policy Communications and Outreach Manager and other members of the communications team in the development and execution of digital communications plans.
Uses broad knowledge of marketing and website design to help with content, design and management of the BFI website.
Oversees the organization of the BFI contact database, and produces email newsletters, among other audience outreaches.
Contributes to BFIâ™s social media strategy.
Supports BFI events as needed in collaboration with the Senior Manager of Events & Academic Programs.
Gathers and disseminates information designed to keep the public informed of the organization's programs, accomplishments, or point of view, with moderate to high levels of guidance and direction.
Accomplishes assigned duties through two or more of the following: written communications; visual/graphic media, which may include Web site development and maintenance; speeches and personal contact. The incumbent is still acquiring higher-level knowledge and skills.
Continues to build higher level knowledge of the University, processes and customers.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in a related field.
Relevant experience, such as event and/or conference planning.
Background in higher education is a plus.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Demonstrates some knowledge of communications best practices including website management, social media, data maintenance, and email marketing.
Strong copy-editing skills
Digital competencies, including knowledge of WordPress.
Exceptional time management and organizational skills including the ability to meet external and internal deadlines.
Skilled in production of marketing and communication materials.
Entrepreneurial, creative thinking about how to improve BFIâ™s communications and outreach efforts.
Proven ability to be a valuable part of a team.
General interest in economics and public policy.
Must be reliable and able to maintain weekly set schedule.
Strong writing skills.
Eagerness to learn and be part of a team.
Cover Letter (preferred)
Three Professional References Contact Information (required)
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