Communications Specialist

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $38,000.00
Maximum: $44,000.00



Start Date:


Application Deadline:



New York
New York
United States


As MICRO’s Communication’s Specialist your ninja skills are perfectly honed to oversee the communications for our growing museum network.

From building media relationships and developing, writing and placing earned stories all the way through to growing MICRO’s online presence, producing materials for MICRO’s marketing and internal communications needs, and supporting MICRO’s venue partners, you are a copywriter with research and graphic design skills and the ability to turn around polished copy across a range of voices.

We’re looking for someone personable and articulate; a talented communicator with an evident passion for what MICRO is building.

This position is based in MICRO’s NYC office and requires occasional travel.

Hours are flexible up to full time. Salary is commensurate with experience.

MICRO's museums are for all kinds of visitors. Our team is built of all kinds of people. As we grow, we are excited to build an organization that is welcoming and supportive for people of all races, backgrounds, orientations, religions, and genders.

MICRO encourages applications from all races, backgrounds, orientations, and genders. Non-US citizens OK, however MICRO is not able to sponsor visas at this time.


Collaborate closely with MICRO team to draft and layout internal and external marketing, media, and communications materials

Build on MICRO’s existing media relationships and develop new media opportunities for MICRO’s museums

Support MICRO’s business and development team with custom research and background briefings

Maintain MICRO’s community email lists and grow MICRO’s online presence

Develop and maintain MICRO’s asset base: product photos, videos, and language

Produce fun, engaging social posts across multiple channels, and grow to manage social media interns


Demonstrated, exceptional written and verbal communication skills

Familiar with G Suite, Keynote, Adobe Photoshop

Great organizational skills and a proven track record managing systems and working towards long term goals

Background in media, marketing or communications

Experience working with small, creative, and distributed teams; startup experience preferred

Photography, videography, or basic web design skills not necessary but a huge bonus


Founded in 2016, MICRO creates six-foot-tall museums that transform public spaces into interactive learning environments, making world-class museum experiences accessible to all.

We bring together scientists, designers, and storytellers to squeeze a vast, complex world into museums the size of vending machines. Then we replicate the tiny museums and install them in unexpected places like hospital waiting rooms, transit hubs, and the DMV.


Medical insurance, flexible hours.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please include links to writing/design samples with your application.