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Title: Marketing & Communications Associate
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Position Summary: Reporting to the Associate Director, the Marketing & Communications Associate is responsible for the design and delivery of the multi-faceted marketing and public relations efforts of the Museum & Theatre. Marketing & Communications Associate is responsible for ensuring that all marketing and public relations efforts are of high quality and synchronized with both the mission and brand of the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine.

Reports to: Associate Director

Hours: generally Monday-Friday 9:15-5:15pm.

  • Deliver an annual strategic marketing and communications plan that serves both current and potential users
  • Externally & internally promote CMTM visitation (admission), membership, fundraising events, facility rental options, performances, programs, school relations, camps, and other special activities
  • Develop and implement strategies for use of advertising funds
  • Create the design, copy, and layout of promotional materials
  • Develop and implement a strategic email and social media communications plan
  • Keep all website content -- written and visual -- up-do-date and vibrant
  • Effectively use multiple social media platforms to promote CMTM’s mission and create a vibrant community supporting children and families
  • Create, maintain, and update email contact lists
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Participate in annual self-evaluation and review
  • College degree in field related to marketing and communications preferred
  • Successful work experience in field
  • Team player
  • Excellent communicator with strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong visual sense
  • Careful attention to detail
  • Successful use of technology for design and communication
  • Proven success in project management
  • HTML proficiency and adobe creative suite design skills strongly preferred
  • Passion for mission and vision of the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine
To Apply:

Submit cover letter, resume, Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine employment application, and at least two graphic design samples in PDF format (for website projects, submit URL) via mail or email to:
Jeff Kline, Associate Director
Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine
142 Free Street
PO Box 4041
Portland, Maine 04101

Other Opportunities

Volunteers & Internships
Thank you for considering giving back to the community! For volunteer and internship opportunities, visit our volunteer and internship page.

Local Artists: Artist Spotlight Program
We’ve highlighted artists from Michelangelo to Maya Lin and Gustav Klimt to Kiki Smith during our programming - and we’re looking for local artists to share their work and artistic process with our young visitors! Participating artists will work with an educator to design an Artist Spotlight program, so no teaching experience is required.

Calling Artists Ages 8-17: Young Artist Spotlight
The Museum & Theatre is celebrating Youth Art Month in March 2018 and we're looking for artists ages 8-17 to share their favorite medium and talk about their art. Visitors will find out what it’s like to be an artist and try their hand at creating something special to take home.

For more information, contact Lily O’Brien at or (207) 828-1234 ext. 227.

Application Forms

Click the links below to download an application:
Junior Volunteer Application

Adult Volunteer Application

General Employment Application

Applications are also available at the Front Desk.

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