The Lycée Français de New York, a world-renowned bilingual French school, is seeking a collaborative, creative team member to work with the school's three-person communications office on a number of marketing and communications activities.
Working closely with all members of the Communications Team, the Communications Coordinator will:
Create lively, engaging English-language content to support our digital communications efforts, including email blasts and blog posts
Coordinate freelance photography coverage of Lycée's major events and activities
Take photos of daytime classroom activities
Curate and manage database of photos of school life
Proofread and edit English-language content of school communications for clarity and accuracy
Assist with the creation of our bilingual weekly newsletter
Update content to the Lycée's main digital platforms, including lfny.org and our community portal
Monitor Lycée's presence on all external directories and sites to ensure information is up-to-date and accurate
Develop and manage media lists
Update digital screen at school entries with fun and engaging content about school events and activities
Provide administrative support to communications team
Position may require occasional work on weekends or evenings
Pay is by the hour, commensurate with experience. The position is non-exempt.
Position is eligible for benefits under the New York City Earned Safe and Sick Act. Any position below 30 work hours is classified as part-time employment and does not provide benefits.
The Lycée is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse staff and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. The School can hire only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to work in the United States as of the date employment is to begin.
Interested persons should upload their resume, with letter of motivation, including links to one or two writing samples, LinkedIn profile, any relevant video and/or photography, using the link below.
The Lycée Français de New York is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse staff and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. The School can hire only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to work in the United States as of the date.
To apply (online only) : www.lfny.org/hr/admin
No phone calls please.
Speaks English at an idiomatic level and editing skills for print, web and general public relations
Working knowledge of French, with comfort editing basic French to English translations
Demonstrated passion for photography
Ease and comfort in adding/editing text, photos and video to basic website and blogging platforms
Sound judgment and excellent attention to detail
Ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines
A bachelor’s degree with a major in English, Marketing and/or Communications is preferred
Working knowledge of software products such as Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Google, is required.
The Lycée Français de New York is a nursery through twelfth grade coeducational, bilingual, independent day school in Manhattan, serving 1,370 students. While the Lycée follows the curriculum of the French Ministry of National Education, students also receive a comprehensive education in the English language, including US history and culture. Children from 50 nations comprise the student body. 18% receive need-based financial aid.
Our staff forms the cornerstone of the remarkable education we provide. A diverse and growing team, employees of the Lycée Français de New York are dynamic, energetic, intelligent, team-oriented, hard-working and friendly. We look to employ people who exemplify the characteristics so important to us - including a love of education - and who seek challenging and rewarding careers.
To support and nurture our employees, we offer a competitive suite of benefits.