New Art Center in Newton

61 Washington Park
Newtonville, MA 02460

Date Posted:
November 27, 2018

Eastern Massachusetts

Public Relations/Marketing


Marketing & Communications Manager


The Marketing & Communications Manager will develop and coordinate strategy and implementation of all marketing and communication for the New Art Center, under the supervision and direction of the Executive Director and in coordination with the Development Coordinator and the Deputy Director of Programs.

  • Develop and implement marketing and branding strategy through the creation and distribution of all web and print communications:

o Design and schedule email marketing campaigns

o Design, write and produce website content

o Promote events, classes, and community through social media outreach

o Design and produce print collateral including course catalogs, brochures, advertisements, flyers, internal signage, and press releases

  • Oversee schedule of marketing projects and timelines, work with team members to maintain timely production
  • Coordinate collateral distribution by obtaining sandwich board permits and managing distributors
  • Assist with a range of marketing events, including community fairs, donor appreciation activities, presentations and community outreach activities
  • Work with Development Coordinator and Executive Director to create communications plans and collateral for annual appeals and fundraising events
  • Evaluate programs, and ROI for collateral and marketing activities using analytics and surveys, summarize and communicate data to colleagues
  • Other duties as assigned


Experience and Requirements:This position requires a high energy, engaging, and proactive problem solver who represents our organization in a professional, caring, and customer-focused manner. In addition to exceptional attention to detail, this position requires:

  • Fluent knowledge of graphic design and marketing tools (Office, InDesign, Photoshop, and mass email platforms); electronic and print design experience required, as well as a love of visual communication
  • Excellent written and graphic communication skills
  • Experience with database technology, FileMaker Pro preferred
  • Experience with WordPress websites preferred; some CSS coding preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and remain focused in a busy, high energy environment
  • A positive, helpful attitude and appropriate behavior while talking to students, faculty, donors, community members, and vendors
  • Occasional night and weekend work will be required

How To Apply:

Qualified candidates, please forward your letter of interest and resume to:

Apply by:
December 07, 2018
About this Organization:
The New Art Center is a community art space which offers everyone exceptional opportunities to make, exhibit, view, think about and talk about art. The New Art Center,a nonprofit 501c3 organization established in 1977, believes the experience of art helps human beings solve problems, learn from their environment, build strong communities and live meaningful lives. We welcome artists of all ages and abilities, serving over 2,500 students annually in hundreds of art classes, workshops, and vacation programs, as well as a full schedule of exhibitions, programs and art experiences for a broad public. We seek to lower barriers, making the experience of art accessible to everyone through our outreach programs and scholarships. Our exhibition programs celebrate rising and established curators and artists from Newton, Greater Boston, and beyond. Our galleries and resident artist programs attract over 5,000 visitors annually and bring diverse opportunities for discovery of and engagement with art to our community.