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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Coordinator of Communications - Temporary in Atlanta, Georgia

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  • Coordinates various communications activities for a division, school, department, or center. Writes, edits, or develops various communications materials such as correspondence, newsletters, brochures, information packets and articles.

  • May keep targeted audiences abreast of key information by developing and maintaining a website.

  • May assist with or participate in various public relations activities. Publicizes and participates in various special events.

  • May conduct tours.

  • Responds to public inquiries.

  • Develops and maintains effective methods for distributing communication materials and information.

  • May monitor information relevant to the organization, its mission, and operations.

  • Maintains required record-keeping and documentation and may monitor budget.

  • May utilize various aspects of social media to accomplish work objectives.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree in journalism, public relations, English, or a related field.

  • One year of related work experience.


The Michael C. Carlos Museum seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. This position is part of an integrated Marketing & Communications team and reports directly to the Director of Communications. The Communications coordinator is responsible for creating and maintaining editorial content across media channels including, but not limited to, web, social media, and print publications. The ideal candidate should be an effective written communicator with an understanding of digital media.

Responsibilities: Coordinates various communications activities for the Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University. Collaborates with staff on new ideas for stories, social media posts, and digital marketing campaign ideas, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Assists in content development, writing, and editing the museum’s monthly e-newsletters and bookshop eblasts. Draft and pitch ideas for news releases, media alerts, calendar listings, and other stories. Design flyers, graphics, and other marketing materials. Assists with updating the website when needed. · Attend and document various museum events to help drive story ideas, gather photography, and help with social media outreach. May assist with or participate in various public relations or marketing activities. Responds to public inquiries. Develops and maintains effective methods for distributing communication materials and information. May utilize various aspects of social media to accomplish work objectives. Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of related experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

  • An effective communicator, both written and oral

  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner with district and community contacts

  • Must have a passion for museums, marketing and storytelling

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Self-motivated, good organizational skills, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines

  • Strong working knowledge of social media platforms strongly preferred, Experience using Later, or other social media scheduling tools, a plus

  • Comfortable using Google Analytics

  • Proficiency in Adobe, Canva, or other graphic design programs is a plus

  • Knowledge of AP, Chicago, and/or additional writing style

Hours: 16-20 hours/week, preferably at least twice a week in the office but schedule can be flexible.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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Job Number 76164

Job Type Temporary Part-Time

Division EVP Provost Academic Affairs

Department Michael C. Carlos Museum

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Business Operations

Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta