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MFA Social Media Coordinator (part-time)

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Work type: Staff Part-time
Location: Indianapolis
Categories: Administrative

Position Overview

The Master in Fine Arts (MFA) Social Media Coordinator will be primarily responsible for strategy, content, and schedule of social media posts for the MFA program, on all platforms, with the aim of promoting brand awareness, sharing program news, building community, and facilitating partnerships. This is a part-time role working approximately 10 hours per week.


  • Develop and execute social media content ideas and projects
  • Consistently post 3-5 times per week on all channels
  • Monitor MFA social accounts for engagement, replying to messages and comments as appropriate
  • Work closely with the MFA Program Manager to stay informed of program news and social media goals.
  • Attend MFA events, official and/or community, as able or arrange for content sharing
  • Monitor feeds for opportunities to share content forward from key faculty, alumni, students, community institutions
  • Set the tone and voice of MFA social accounts

Required Qualifications 

  • BA or MFA in Creative Writing, English, Communications, or Marketing
  • Knowledge of social media platforms: Instagram, Facebook, Linktree, and others as adopted
  • Exceptional communication skills

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Familiarity with Canva
  • Familiarity with Indianapolis literary communities and partners
  • Good visual eye for photography and graphic design
  • Prior experience in social media/marketing operations for educational institutions or nonprofits

About Butler

Butler University is a private, nationally recognized comprehensive university encompassing six colleges: Arts, Business, Communication, Education, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Pharmacy & Health Sciences. Approximately 4,500 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate and doctoral students are enrolled at Butler, representing 46 states and 24 countries.

Join us at the crossroads of tradition & transformation. A career at Butler University means so much more than a job. Join the dedicated, innovative, and supportive community of faculty and staff that is moving Butler Beyond.

Butler University is an equal-opportunity employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.  We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of age, gender, gender identity, sex, race, religion, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.

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