Public Affairs Associate

Location
Princeton
Posted
Apr 22, 2013
Closes
May 22, 2013
Contact
Mr. Michael Klombus
Duration
Full Time
The Institute for Advanced Study is seeking a Public Affairs Associate. Reporting to the Senior Public Affairs Officer you will assist with public relations activities, including writing press releases, handling media inquiries and requests, and supervising on-campus filming and photography by outside entities. You will also manage the Institute website; lead social media effort; oversee the Artist-in-Residence Program; assist with writing, editing, and fact checking Institute publications; and assist with outreach and community activities, including on-site tours and visits.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree and 2-3 years of public relations experience. Effective writing, communication and interpersonal skills required. Must have proficiency in PC or Mac programs. Experience with social media, Drupal, Quark, Excel, InDesign and EventBrite preferred.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Interested individuals should submit cover letter , resume and two writing samples by email to: hr@ias.edu or by mail to Institute for Advanced Study, Einstein Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540. EOE