Communications Specialist

The communications specialist will assist in publicizing the NRTC’s grant activities, including maintaining our online presence. Under general supervision, works with a team of experienced professionals but exercises independence and technical judgment in the performance of duties. Oversees NRTC online information delivery, for the primary purpose of technical assistance and research dissemination, through websites, online courses, social media, and other similar areas, in collaboration with team members. Performs short- and long-term strategic planning of the integrated internet resources for the NRTC, with a focus on the goals of our federal grants. Tracks, analyzes, and reports on current web usage statistics and updates to the website.

If you are interested in helping the NRTC accomplish its mission, please apply for the position at Mississippi State University’s website: explore.msujobs.msstate.edu, PARF Number 499367 (job title–Communications Specialist), and submit a letter of application, resume or curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for at least three references to mmcdonnall@colled.msstate.edu. Contact Michele McDonnall at 662-325-2001 if you have any questions. Persons with disabilities, especially those with vision impairments, are urged to apply.

Project Manager

The Project Manager will support the planning, implementation, and tracking of specific project activities and specified deliverables for a large 5-year project. The major objective of the position is to ensure that all activities planned under the project actually occur in the specified timeline. Some specific duties will include planning events, meetings, and training activities for the project; managing program evaluation activities, including assisting with data collection and data management; and developing a system of notifications and accountability for all program staff and subcontractors to ensure timely completion of project tasks. Minimum qualifications are a Master's degree, at least three years of relevant experience, and excellent organizational and communication skills.

If you are interested in helping the NRTC accomplish its mission, please apply for the position at Mississippi State University’s website: https://explore.msujobs.msstate.edu, PARF Number 499485 (job title – Project Manager), and attach a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for at least three references.  Additionally, submit the materials to NRTCjobs@colled.msstate.edu at the time of applying.