COORDINATOR FOR COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION RESOURCES
Qualifications & Skills:
Education: A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree (preferably in Communication, International Relations or a related field; Master’s degree preferred). Strong interest in international development and global affairs as demonstrated by coursework and/or study or work abroad is a plus.
Experience: This position requires 2 or more years of relevant experience (a relevant Master’s program counts as a year of experience). Previous MIT experience a plus.
Communication: Attention to detail and advanced writing and presentation skills for communicating policy lessons from academic papers in ways that policymakers understand. This requires clear, precise, non-technical writing, and creativity in presentation.
Time Management: Proven ability to handle several different projects/tasks at one time, successfully complete tasks assigned, and meet deadlines. A willingness to work hard, be self-motivated and learn will be essential for doing well in this position.
Cultural Sensitivity: Demonstrated ability to work diplomatically with diverse constituencies in challenging situations.
Interests: Strong interest in international development, education, and public policy.
MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.