The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Digital Communications Producer to join the Communications Department. This is a regular, full-time, non-exempt position and is eligible for benefits.
Working under the Director of Editorial and Media Relations and in collaboration with other members of the Communications Team, the Digital Communications Producer works to produce content aimed at increasing awareness of and engagement with WHOI and educating audiences on the importance of the ocean and the work of WHOI and its value to society. This role identifies content to develop; writes web stories, newsletters, and social media posts; facilitates social media live events (e.g., FB live); and produces short podcasts, videos, photos and other content that engages and educates a wide range of audiences. The individual works to increase and nurture WHOI brand awareness and engagement by developing and promoting content across the Institution’s digital and marketing channels. The Digital Communications Producer is an integral member of the Editorial Team, writing and developing visuals for web stories, scientist spotlight, whoi.edu homepage, multimedia and other web pages, and other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, digital production, science, or related field is required
Ability to lift less than 25 lbs, and carry at least 10 lbs. Visual requirements include ability to distinguish basic colors. Hearing requirements include hearing, talking, and communicating effectively with others. Other occupational requirements include working around others, working with others and working alone. Other physical tasks include occasional standing/walking,repetitive motion,and use of hands for basic grasping and manipulation. This position is mostly sedentary.