The Producer of Special Projects (PSP) for The Mediated Matter Group will work closely with Prof. Neri Oxman to facilitate, coordinate, manage, and execute the production of previous and current commitments including art and design shows, books, and installations in the USA and around the globe. Additionally, the PSP will be communicating with colleagues, member companies, and outside sponsors to produce the above. These may include but are not limited to communications with faculty, students, consultants, MIT departments, and outside constituencies to strategize, coordinate, manage, and oversee the variety of projects domestically and internationally.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Bachelor’s degree required with post-bachelor's experience preferred; focus on management is a plus. Minimum of three years of experience observing and assisting with high-pressured and exacting performance production in major international venues on projects that combine art and technology, and have both academic and art-world aspects.
Excellent organizational, management, and interpersonal skills. Ability to manage and work with small and large groups. Ability to manage complex production, scheduling, and logistical aspects of projects. Ability to work effectively in a busy environment with diverse and high-profile teams, including artistic and academic professionals, as well as individual and corporate sponsors. Ability to quickly adapt to MIT and its systems, protocols and procedures a plus. Occasional travel required.
Those who are interested should submit a resume and cover letter referencing job no. 16383 at http://careers.mit.edu; keyword is "Media Lab".
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