Jobs at NBSS

One of nation’s oldest schools for hands-on training in traditional trades and fine craftsmanship, NBSS is internationally known for its programs that help students to achieve meaningful lives and livelihoods. For more than a century, the exceptional programs, master faculty, and inspiring community have encouraged individual growth, curiosity, technical mastery, and commitment to excellence.

NBSS is a non-profit, post-secondary institution that offers a welcoming and collaborative work environment in Boston's North End. We currently have the following job opportunity available:

  • Marketing & Communications Coordinator, posted December 23, 2016

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marketing & Communications Coordinator

North Bennet Street School is seeking a full-time Marketing & Communications Coordinator to highlight our talented community and champion our important work.

We’re looking for a creative, motivated, and highly collaborative marketing and communications professional who will coordinate content production across multiple channels. You’ll collaborate with senior staff and faculty at NBSS, as well as with a team of social media strategists, visual designers, and contract writers to create relevant and engaging stories, posts, videos, and more.

NBSS offers a creative and collegial environment that’s small but ambitious. Your work will support our mission to help students achieve meaningful lives and livelihoods.

Key Responsibilities

  • With editorial direction provided, assist in the development and subsequent sharing of content that highlights the School’s program offerings and demonstrate its leadership in craft education:

    • Digital: Blog posts, social media shares, broadcast emails, digital ads, and web copy

    • Print: Annual Report, biannual newsletter, event collateral, prints ads, etc

  • Uphold the quality, consistency, and innovation of communications, producing the highest quality work that follows the School’s editorial, brand, and digital guidelines.

  • Track performance data for web traffic, social posts, email engagement, and advertising.

  • Maintain NBSS webpages, social media profiles, and CRM database.

  • Coordinate print production, email/mailing lists, and advertising schedule.

  • Complete other tasks as required.


  • Excellent communication and project management skills.

  • Attention to detail and impeccable judgement.

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator), MS Office, Google content management systems, and email marketing platforms.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of inbound marketing techniques, including SEO, keywords, analytics, and writing for web/social media.

  • Four-year degree and three+ years of experience, preferably in a creative environment.

  • Ability to work independently, prioritize workload, and meet deadlines.

  • Possess a positive, relaxed, and helpful attitude.

This is a full-time (35-hours-a-week), 12-to-18 month appointment. Those interested should email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to with “Marketing & Communications Coordinator position” in the subject line. Feel free to include creative samples (writing, design, photography, etc) with your application if wanted. We’ll begin interviewing candidates in January and hope to hire in February.

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