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Now Hiring - Fellow

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Are you passionate and curious about theatre? Are you a theatremaker and/or marketing-communications professional who is looking to start your career with hands-on experience in a creative environment, with multi-faceted responsibilities? You might be a great fit for the HowlRound team!
We strongly encourage people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, including candidates of color, LBGTQ+ candidates, and women, to apply!
The next HowlRound Fellow is a quick learner and deep thinker who is willing to experiment and take risks. They will report directly to our Associate Producer, work closely in collaboration with the other members of the staff in our Boston office, and regularly communicate with journal authors, livestream producers, Latinx Theatre Commons members, among others. Duties may shift and evolve, but the Fellow can expect to spend the majority of their time working with the Editorial Team and student workers. The next HowlRound fellow is organized, self-motivated, and flexible; candidates with experience (or interest!) in social media management and digital marketing are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support online publication of journal articles, podcast transcripts, and podcast files
  • Maintain detailed records of HowlRound contributors
  • Participate in editorial meetings, team check in, OA all staff meetings, and other meetings while supporting note taking
  • Provide logistical support for convenings and events
  • Maintain website static pages and archived livestream events
  • Maintain HowlRound archived media
  • Support with HowlRound Communications strategy, including social media, digital marketing, and email outreach
  • Maintain and update documents to support Editorial and Communications strategy

This is a full-time, hourly paid position with a full benefits package. While some of this position may be completed remotely (guidance for Fall 2021 is forthcoming) it is a Boston based job and the expectation is that you are available in Boston as of the start date of the job. It’s a one-year contract, renewable for a second year upon mutual agreement. Click here to read the full job description and apply. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis with an ideal start date of October 25th.

Qualifications:

Required:

Project management and organizational skills

Proficiency with Google Drive

Proficiency with social media platforms, particularly Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Proficient communication skills

Preferred:

Previous knowledge of and engagement with HowlRound

Knowledge of the contemporary international theatre landscape

Knowledge of the contemporary American theatre landscape

Experience with social media content marketing

Proficiency with Drupal