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Multimedia/Press Specialist

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American Association for Justice


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The American Association for Justice (AAJ®) is seeking a Multimedia/Press Specialist

for its Communications department. AAJ works to preserve the constitutional right to trial

by jury and to make sure people have a fair chance to seek justice when they are injured

by the negligence or misconduct of others—even when it means taking on the most

powerful corporations.

The Multimedia/Press Specialist is directly responsible for managing a broad portfolio of

social media and grassroots outreach for the organization. This includes creating original

content/ graphics and developing/executing communications strategies on public-facing

social media outlets.


Job Duties:

  • Independently create and/or manage all daily social media postings for the AAJ

Communications department.

  • Plan, execute and track the performance of social media components as they

relate to AAJ communications and public affairs campaigns.

  • Lead coordinated efforts with multiple departments to schedule social media

postings.

  • Create and edit online / web videos for AAJ and the Take Justice Back campaign.
  • Develop new ideas then write, review and edit original content for social media

postings.

  • Track social media conversations, engage with social media supporters and

develop social media best practices for AAJ.

  • Promote AAJ, its mission, and the Take Justice Back campaign online.
  • Create and manage digital content for AAJ and the Take Justice Back campaign.
  • Design shareable content including graphics.
  • Apply best practices to build social media following through organic and paid list

growth.

  • Communicate and engage with the public and AAJ members about civil justice on

social media sites.

  • Monitor and respond online to attacks on civil justice.
  • Develop and oversee a calendar of digital communications for the Take Justice

Back campaign and the Communications Department.

  • Help build lists of key national media contacts and manage a clips database of

relevant stories.

  • Represent AAJ in efforts with allies to develop communications messaging and

strategies.

  • Propose new initiatives and ideas in strategy sessions and daily communications

planning meetings.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 2-3 years of communications experience working in a nonprofit,

public relations, or association setting.

  • Experience working on a Capitol Hill campaign or press office is also preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of social media best practices and analytics.
  • Commitment to issues important to AAJ and its members.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, prioritize, and meet deadlines on

multiple, concurrent projects.

  • Strong writing skills, attention to detail and good judgment.
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and video editing

software (required); familiarity with Prezi and working knowledge of Drupal or other

web content management system (preferred).

  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite and online grassroots organizing tools

(preferred).

  • Self-starter with a capacity to thrive in a fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Interest in working collaboratively with a team to promote and strengthen civil

justice.


AAJ offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. AAJ is an Equal Opportunity

Employer. No phone calls please.


Click here to apply!

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The American Association for Justice (AAJ®) is seeking a Multimedia/Press Specialist

for its Communications department. AAJ works to preserve the constitutional right to trial

by jury and to make sure people have a fair chance to seek…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States

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