Social Media Marketing Contractor


Design Museum Foundation is seeking a talented entry level Social Media Marketing Contractor to create, manage, and execute marketing content across our social and digital media platforms. The position in a 32-40 hours per week contract and reports to the Vice President of the museum.


The Social Media Marketing Contractor will:

  • Plan and implement social media campaigns for the Museum across our platforms and branches.
  • Manage and drive our social media accounts.
  • Post digital content on our website (WordPress) and e-newsletter (Mailchimp).
  • Create graphics and write copy to post across web, print, and social media.


Qualified applications will have/be:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of Mac OSX, Apple iWork suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Eventbrite, Dropbox, Mailchimp, Hootsuite, Social Media Platforms, and WordPress.
  • Experience managing multiple projects at once.
  • Graphic design skills are a big plus.
  • A self-starter who can receive direction but also contribute under uncertainty.
  • Extremely organized and cool under pressure.
  • Passion for design and education.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to speak publicly, and negotiate.
  • A strong work ethic, attention to detail, and strong creative problem solving skills.


Position requires:

  • 32-40 hours per week.
  • Must have valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team, sometimes under high stress.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time and lift at least 50lbs.
  • A professional-level laptop computer (preferably Apple)


Job details:

  • Begin immediately
  • Reporting to the Vice President
  • Hourly contract
  • On-site at Design Museum Boston’s office at 50 Milk St. 15th floor Boston, MA Tuesdsay through Friday as well as at event venues around the city.
  • On Mondays we work from home!


To apply: