Incumbent serves as the central project administrator for the in-house communications function. The Communications Project Administrator manages the coordination of essential, deadline-driven print and electronic media projects.
This position is responsible for organizing and managing creative and public relations projects from concept through completion for an integrated communications and marketing office. Duties include (but are not limited to) overseeing all the moving parts of the print production from collecting content, copyediting/proofreading, performing administrative support and setting deadlines and involving multiple stakeholders. This position is responsible for negotiating, purchasing and monitoring advertising in print and digital media.
Bachelor's Degree in English, Marketing, Communications or related field or commensurate experience.
Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
Must be able to work evenings and weekends, as needed.
Satisfactory completion of the Instituteâ™s background investigation.
Must be willing to sign an employee confidentiality agreement.âƒ
This role requires you to be constantly adjusting focus, grasping, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting and talking. Also analyzing, calculating, communicating, reading, reasoning and writing. You will work inside in a confined area.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.