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The West End Museum is seeking a writer to assist with PR by writing content for its website, newsletter, and/or other digital communication channels.
-Write press releases, event notices, articles, and/or other digital content
-Conduct interviews and/or research as needed to support writing
-Assist with layout and production of Museum e-newsletter (Constant Contact)
-Be respectful, courteous, and comfortable serving as an interviewer
-High level of personal motivation
-Writing, communication, and organizational skills are a must
-Journalism background or other writing experience is preferred
-Familiarity with Constant Contact is a plus; willingness to learn is required
-Interest in the history and culture of Boston’s West End is a plus
150 Staniford St., (Entrance on Lomasney Way), Boston, MA 02114, US
The West End Museum is a neighborhood museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, and interpretation of the history and culture of the West End of Boston. The Museum acknowledges its role as and educational institution and a trustee of significant material culture. The West End Museum fulfills its mission by providing exhibits to the public and access to its collections for research, and serving as a resource to the West End neighborhood for historical and cultural interests. It involves the public in its mission through outreach programming, neighborhood events, and educational programming, thereby increasing and sustaining the public's appreciation of an important American urban neighborhood from the 17th century to the present time.
About the West End Museum:
We are a Boston neighborhood museum looking for people who are interested in the history and culture of the City of Boston, its immigrant era, and urban renewal. The Museum is a 501(c)3 charitable non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers and dedicated to the collection, preservation, and interpretation of the history and culture of the West End of Boston.
You can expect to find a casual workplace of friendly volunteers who are welcoming and eager to engage with the public. A previous knowledge of the neighborhood is not required, but an appreciation of its historical significance is helpful.
The Museum is conveniently located close to the MBTA Science Park/West End Station and North Station. Bowdoin Station is about a 10-minute walk.
Visit www.thewestendmuseum.org for more information.
We'll work with your schedule.
150 Staniford StBoston, MA 02114
March 27, 2020