Emma rose Johnson

  • Brighton MA

Work History

Work History
Apr 2013 - Present

Communications Specialist

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Boston, MA Communications Specialist
Jan 2009 - Present

Freelance Reporter and Film Critic

Blast Magazine
Boston, MA Freelance Reporter and Film Critic; Attend weekly screenings and special events managed by film industry public relations firms. Submit creative, well-researched and knowledgeable film reviews and articles of varying lengths. Work in partnership with Film Editor and Editor-in-Chief to maintain full coverage of film news.
Mar 2010 - Apr 2013

Operations Assistant

Emmanuel College, Department of Graduate Studies
Boston, MA Operations Assistant; Write and edit communications to students, alumni, and faculty of the Department of Graduate Studies (formerly Graduate and Professional Programs), including: quarterly newsletters, event invitations, department announcements and other communications both internal and external. Maintain the department website, make text changes to site pages using content management system, and make recommendations for website re-design to the Office of Marketing and Communications. Drive the development and successful implementation of all Graduate Studies events, with attendance of up to 450 people of various constituencies. Directly supervise five student part-time employees and one temporary operations staff member. Coordinator and primary contact for Graduate Studies satellite campuses in Woburn and Quincy, including direct oversight of scheduling, payroll, and training for three site administrators. Collaborator within cross-functional teams to achieve departmental goals, including Chair of the Graduate Studies Commencement Committee. With the Director of Operations and Systems, manage the implementation, training and usage of Ellucian Recruiter CRM tool within the department. Input and manage data entry in the prospective student database, and process all application materials within the digital document management system. Process and track all accounts payable, credit card expenditures, incoming invoices and purchase orders.
Jan 2009 - Mar 2010

City Desk Correspondent

Living Arts Co-Op
City Desk Correspondent; Reported on and wrote stories for the Globe's Metro section. Reported and wrote obituaries of notable deceased persons in the Northeast region. Conducted research and development for stories in assistance to reporters and editors. Provided weekend administrative coverage for the Metro section.
Jul 2008 - Dec 2008

Researcher

Living Arts Co-Op
Boston, MA; Reported on and wrote stories for the Living/Arts and“ G” sections, as well as the Globe Sunday Magazine. Assisted with the launch of the Living/Arts' G Section in September of 2008. Conducted research and development for stories in assistance to reporters and editors, and provided administrative support to the section staff.

Education

Education
2009

B.A, summa cum laude

Northeastern University

Journalism major, Cinema Studies minor; staff member, New England Press Association Bulletin