The Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism is seeking candidates for a Programs Coordinator to work in its offices on the campus of Clemson University in Clemson, SC.
The Programs Coordinator plans and executes the day-to-day tasks for the promotion and running of the Institute’s flagship Lyceum Program, and is also responsible for implementing various other programs, conferences, and events. The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent experience), and will be committed to the Institute’s mission and purpose. Additional work experience in an office, non-profit, or university setting is a welcome plus.
- Run large-scale student recruiting and marketing campaign
- Extensive interaction with prospective and current students
- Work and collaborate with the University administration
- Communicate with donors and the general public
- Prepare the Institute’s monthly newsletter and annual report
- Manage the Institute’s social media platforms and mailing lists
- Help plan and execute the Institute’s major summer conference, as well as other events including speaker series, lectures, and reading groups.
- 1-3 years of experience (internships may count toward years of experience)
- Related work experience (project management, university center, education nonprofit, etc.) preferred but not required
- Ability to design and complete projects independently
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Good time management skills
- Ability to comfortably transition between immediate, short-term and long-range projects and to work under deadlines
- Intermediate proficiency in (or the ability to quickly learn): Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, basic web design/HTML, basic Social Medial platform management (e.g. HootSuite), Constant Contact and MailChimp email management platforms, basic database management (e.g. MS Excel, etc.), and the MS Office programs suite
- Ability to work smoothly and successfully with other units of Clemson University
Qualified candidates should submit the following application materials in one PDF document:
- Cover letter detailing your interest in this position/the mission of CISC and salary requirements
Applications should be submitted to Talent Market via this link: talentmarket.org/apply-for-your-dream-job/
Questions can be directed to Katy Gambella, Network Engagement Manager at Talent Market, who is assisting with the search: [email protected]
While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, we are only able to contact those to whom we can offer an interview. Only direct applications will be considered. No phone calls, please.
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