Job Details

The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.

If you wish to apply for this position, the deadline is Friday, February 22, 2019. Please note the following application options for this position:
  • Applicants are Encouraged to Apply Online
  • By Mailing to the Department of Human Resources, ATTN: SPECIAL PROJECTS ASSISTANT, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608
    (If applying via US Mail, please include a completed Application Questionnaire & VSID)
  • In Person at Human Resources (See Special Notes in Description Below If Any)
Title
SPECIAL PROJECTS ASSISTANT
Department/Division
Economic Development
Apply Start Date
02/06/2019
Apply End Date
02/22/2019
Type
Full Time
Hours
40 Per Week
Wage
$58,377.38 – $76,493.78 annually
Description

SPECIAL PROJECTS ASSISTANT
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
CITY OF WORCESTER

The Cultural Development Division seeks candidates for the position of Special Projects Assistant. Reporting to the Cultural Development Officer, this position is responsible for developing & implementing creative marketing and public relations strategies; managing communications, website pages, social media, and e-newsletters; and managing Worcester Art’s council, interns and volunteers, special events and projects.

The successful candidate will have strong written and verbal communication skills; the ability to work with diverse populations, organizations, & interests; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; experience using InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and/or other graphic applications; the ability to establish effective working relationships with cultural organizations, vendors, and staff; the ability to analyze performance and prepare reports; ability to provide assistance at all levels to users, administrators, and contractors; and the ability to motivate and coordinate multiple interns, resources, and programs/projects to achieve the highest and best use of available resources.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Three (3) years of related professional experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree
  • Five (5) years of related professional experience
  • Experience working with city, state, and/or federal programs and guidelines

SALARY RANGE: $58,377.38 – $76,493.78 annually, full-time

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter on or before FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019 to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Cover letter & resume required for consideration. Preference given to Worcester Residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall Human Resources, 508-799-1030, HR@Worcesterma.gov.

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