Science Communications Manager

San Diego Natural History Museum

San Diego, California


This position is part of our strategic plan to serve as a leader in regional conservation. The role helps raise awareness of the museum’s research, programs, and mission to connect people with nature in our region. This person will work across many communication channels, with a primary focus on PR, social media, and blog/website.

Part publicist, part marketing strategist, part science writer, the Science Communications Manager will manage media announcements around scientific discoveries, educational programs, and exhibit openings; develop social media campaigns centered around research, collections, community science, nature phenomena; and develop and implement marketing plans for science-centric programs and events.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with benefits, vacation, paid holidays, free admission to Balboa Park’s museums. Salary starts at $27/hour ($56,160 annually), commensurate with experience.

Resume, cover letter, and writing sample to [email protected].

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