Compensation: $49,000 - $51,000 per year
Founded by Detroit philanthropists George and Ellen Booth in 1904, Cranbrook Educational Community includes the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook Institute of Science, Cranbrook Schools, Cranbrook Center for Collections and Research, Cranbrook HorizonsUpward Bound, and Cranbrook House & Gardens. Located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, twenty miles north of downtown Detroit, Cranbrook’s 319-acre campus is a National Historic Landmark District that welcomes tens of thousands of visitors each year to the Museum, Institute, and three historic houses. Cranbrook is also home to more than 150 graduate Academy students and 1,600 students in grades pre-K through 12 attending Cranbrook Schools.
The Digital Marketing and Social Media Coordinator supports the creation, publication, monitoring, and management of the social media account for Cranbrook Art Museum, and assists with social media management for Cranbrook Academy of Art. This position serves as a “chief storyteller,” sharing insights and information about Cranbrook Art Museum with the goal of creating awareness, interest and traffic for exhibitions and programming.
This individual is part of a communications team that assists with digital promotion of the MFA programs at Cranbrook Academy of Art and exhibitions and programming at Cranbrook Art Museum through a variety of communication channels, including digital advertising, targeted email campaigns, and website content creation.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Working with the Director of Communications and Communications staff, develop a comprehensive social media strategy for Cranbrook Art Museum
• A bachelor’s degree is required, with 1–3 years of experience in social media, preferably in the arts and culture field
Cranbrook offers competitive compensation and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long-term and short-term disability, and retirement. We also offer generous paid time off, 11 paid holidays and 3 optional holidays, employee discounts, and a unique environment in an educational setting that values collaboration.
For consideration, please visit the employment section of our website for instructions on completing and submitting an application, resume, and cover letter (please note that a fully completed employment application is required for consideration): www.cranbrook.edu/employment
Posted on 11/03/2021