Monday, January 12, 2015

Roosevelt Island Jobs Available - Cornell Tech Seeking An Internet New Media Project Manager And Roosevelt Island Youth Program/Beacon Needs A Violin Teacher

Are you looking for a Roosevelt Island job? If yes, consider these positions with Cornell Tech (not yet on Roosevelt Island) and the Roosevelt Island Youth Program (RIYP). (UPDATE 1/13 - The Cornell position has been filled).

According to Media Bistro:
Cornell Tech
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Social Media
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Experience Level 4 years

Job Requirements As the Cornell Tech campus expands its operations in anticipation of its 2017 move to Roosevelt Island in New York City, the Project Manager will be responsible for implementing systems solution for the External Relations department as it expands its scope and volume of work.

The Project Manager will manage the workflow of campus-wide creative projects (writing/editing; design), program/degree launches, press events, and other initiatives supported by External Relations. Position will call for keeping team members, freelance writers and designers, videographers, photographers, and outside consultants focused on priorities and on schedule. Responsible for implementing and managing Project Management system (Basecamp and/or application that both serves as a portal for Job Requests and manages workflow & approvals).

Bachelor’s degree; 3-4 years work experience; detail-oriented; experienced with Photoshop, Bridge and InDesign; able to manipulate images in Illustrator; experience managing accounts and budgets.

Project Manager should be experienced working with project management systems such as Basecamp or Microsoft Project, but moreover have the capacity to research and evaluate appropriate project management platforms given our needs. Experienced composing and managing posts on social media.

This is a temporary position (with benefits) for a period of 6 months, the balance of our fiscal year. After 6 months it is intent that the position will become permanent and, accordingly, a search will be required. It is our hope that the person in this temp position will re-apply at that time....
Click here for more information from Media Bistro and to apply.

Also the RIYP is seeking a violin teacher. According to RIYP:
The Roosevelt Island Youth Program / Beacon is looking for a Violin Teacher from mid. January to mid. June 2015. Beginners level violin lessons needed for 5th to 8th graders.

Please send your resum├ęs to:

Or call the Beacon at (212) 527-2505

We're looking to hire right away.