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Public Relations and Marketing Fellow

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The Dominican Republic Education And Mentoring (DREAM) Project
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Cabarete, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic Education And Mentoring (DREAM) Project


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Published 18 days ago

January 11, 2021
December 17, 2021
December 10, 2020
40 per week

The DREAM Project is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides high-quality education and learning opportunities to at-risk youth in the Dominican Republic. We believe that quality early and continuing education is the most effective way to break the cycle of poverty and change destinies. Our mission is to run inclusive, sustainable education programs for children and youth in the Dominican Republic that can be replicated throughout impoverished global communities.

Public relations and marketing ensures that the brand and programmatic impact of The DREAM Project is recognized locally, nationally and internationally. DREAM uses a variety of media including print, radio, television, internet and social to communicate key messages about organizational programming and events. Public relations and marketing initiatives also focus on establishing strong contacts and relationships with key partners and stakeholders both in the Dominican Republic and abroad.

Position Summary:

The DREAM Public Relations and Marketing Fellow will work under the Marketing Manager, supporting social media and general marketing activities. The position will be based in Cabarete, Dominican Republic and include various roles within the organization’s programs, so flexibility is a very important aspect of the position.

Primary Responsibilities:

·      Manage photography Google calendar in which activities that require a photographer are scheduled.

·      Take and organize program and event photos.

·      Support existing and new marketing campaigns.

·      Help develop, design and distribute marketing assets and promotional materials (e.g., videos, flyers, posters).

·      Assist in the development of written content in both English and Spanish for print and social media.

·      Coordinate social media posts on a variety of platforms using Hootsuite.

Qualifications:

·      Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations or media preferred.

·      Strong interpersonal skills and experience establishing contacts and building relationships.

·      Excellent organizational skills with an eye for precision and detail.

·      Ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities with minimal supervision.

·      Excellent oral and written communication skills required.

·      Advanced Spanish skills (oral and written proficiency) required.

·      Experience writing for traditional and social media platforms.

·      High energy and positive attitude.

·      Prior experience working with cross-cultural teams and/or in a developing country preferred.

Costs: Fellows commit to fundraising a specific amount to cover their expenses. Full sponsorship is available for Dominican-Americans and for candidates with relevant experience. After you have applied, email a one-page letter that demonstrates your financial need, indicates the amount of funds requested and highlights your specific qualifications for the program to info@dominicandream.org if you are applying for sponsorship.

More information on DREAM’s Fellow Program can be found at https://www.dominicandream.org/yearlong-fellow. Direct any inquiries to: info@dominicandream.org.

Apply online by December 10th at https://www.dominicandream.org/yearlong-fellow-application.

The DREAM Project is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides high-quality education and learning opportunities to at-risk youth in the Dominican Republic. We believe that quality early and continuing education is the most…

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How to Apply

Apply online, upload two letters of recommendations and pay the $40 application fee.

Apply online, upload two letters of recommendations and pay the $40 application fee.

Location

Callejón De La Loma, Cabarete, Puerto Plata 57000, DO

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