Harvard offers an outstanding benefits package including:
Time Off: 3 - 4 weeks paid vacation, paid holiday break, 12 paid sick days, 11.5 paid holidays, and 3 paid personal days per year.
Medical/Dental/Vision: We offer a variety of excellent medical plans, dental & vision plans, all coverage begins as of your start date.
Retirement: University-funded retirement plan with full vesting after 3 years of service.
Tuition Assistance Program: Competitive tuition assistance program, $40 per class at the Harvard Extension School and discounted options through participating Harvard grad schools.
Transportation: Harvard offers a 50% discounted MBTA pass as well as additional options to assist employees in their daily commute.
Wellness options: Harvard offers programs and classes at little or no cost, including stress management, massages, nutrition, meditation, and complementary health services.
Harvard access to athletic facilities, libraries, campus events and many discounts throughout metro Boston.
The Harvard Medical School is not able to provide visa sponsorship for this position.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
5+ years of applicable experience, particularly work experience in journalism, communications, marketing, branding, public relations, design, production, institutional development, or related fields
Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills
Ability to write in a concise, clear, and non-technical style
Ability to distill complex concepts, focus on the user viewpoint, and influence the design of a positive user experience
A confident communicator who understands effective ways to deliver engaging messages to varied audiences
Strong organizational skills, great attention to detail, and a good eye for layout and design
Minimum two years' additional post-secondary education and/or relevant work experience
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, advanced Excel skills
Knowledge of information technology applications, processes, software and equipment
Knowledge of advanced IT project management principles (e.g. Agile) and software
Demonstrated team performance skills, service mindset approach, and the ability to act as a trusted advisor
Attitude that supports an Agile working environment
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 51067BR
About Harvard University Medical School
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.