Posted on 2/5/24
The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM) seeks a qualified individual to serve as Communications Coordinator.
Under the direction of the Director of Communications, the Communications Coordinator is responsible for the following duties: managing HSM’s daily email marketing communications in Mailchimp; various graphics, advertisements, and other assigned projects using Adobe InDesign and Photoshop; content production and maintenance of HSM’s social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, other); editorial work for various communications; and photography and/or videography as required for use in HSM communications.
The position will also perform general communications department responsibilities and other duties as assigned. Occasional travel within Michigan with an HSM vehicle may be required.
About the Historical Society of Michigan: The Historical Society of Michigan (HSM), the state’s oldest cultural organization, helps connect Michigan’s past to students, educators, historical organizations, and the public through educational programs, conferences, publications, awards, workshops, referral services, networking opportunities, and support for local history organizations. HSM is the publisher of Michigan History magazine, the Historic Michigan Travel Guide, and other publications.
Established in 1828, the Historical Society of Michigan is a member-supported educational
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. HSM is not collection-based and does not operate the state museum or archives housed at the Michigan History Center in downtown Lansing. The Center is a part of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
Reports to: Director of Communications
Location: This is an in-person position at HSM’s offices in Lansing with no remote work availability.
Salary: $32-34,000 per year and includes health insurance, disability insurance, retirement plan, vacation, and other benefits.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. We encourage applications from under-represented groups, including minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
To apply please email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. The position will remain open until filled.