Multimedia Freelancer

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

About the organization

The Rose F. Kennedy (RFK) Children’s Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center (CERC) at Montefiore-Einstein is a national leader in service, training and advocacy for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Duties

-Story-telling:
--Providing voice to persons with disabilities through journalistic and video outlets, in service of
disability rights education and advocacy.
-Social media campaigning:
--Developing and implementing social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn) plans
for a range of disability education and advocacy issues, as well as promotion of UCEDD
activities.
-Directing the RFK CERC website:
--Re-designing and maintaining a visually appealing, cohesive and user-friendly website that
integrates information on all programs and activities.
-Producing innovative print media:
--Continuing the development and distribution of the RFK CERCulation, the internal newsletter of
CERC.
--Updating CERC brochures in an artistic manner, focusing on public awareness of UCEDD and
LEND programs.

Qualifications

*Please note that this position starts ASAP, has a contract length of up to 3 years, and requires a commitment of about 10 hours per week. Hours are variable and flexible.

-Bachelor’s degree in Media Studies or similar field required. Master’s degree preferred.
-3-5 years of experience in multimedia work and/or project management.
-Well-connected to individuals and organizations within multimedia networks.
-Willing and able to occasionally travel to the Bronx, NY for in-person project tasks.

-Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
-Excellent oral, visual, and written communication skills
-Competent in graphic design; computer and technology savvy
-Knowledgeable of effective use of social media platforms
-Exceptional ability to multi-task
-Interest in, and comfort working on, tasks within the disability field

Salary

DOE

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

To apply, please email your cover letter, resume, and portfolio sample or link to your professional
website to Dr. Karen Bonuck at: [email protected]

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