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Writer/ Editor For ACR Los Angeles office

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Alley Cat Rescue
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Los Angeles, CA

Alley Cat Rescue


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Published 19 days ago

November 29, 2020
November 16, 2020

International cat advocacy group, Alley Cat Rescue, is seeking a part time Writer/ Editor to work in our Los Angeles office. This person needs to be an excellent writer who will be responsible for assisting with the development of ACR’s print and online presence including communications initiatives, social media, blog administration, website maintenance, media relations, as well as special events.

This unique position requires someone who wants to combine their love of animals with creative writing, and must have experience in animal advocacy, and cat rescue. Must have experience working with cats. Must believe in the humane management of feral cats. This person must be willing to assist occasionally with the Hands-on Work with cats when needed. Alley Cat Rescue is a small organization achieving a lot for cats. Those with strong organizational skills and able to adapt to a fast-paced work environment will be well-suited to this position. Must take photos of cats in our care or in colonies and share their stories on Facebook and Instagram. And Share these photos with our donors through Blogs and Bi-weekly E-News.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and implement social media and communications projects to promote online presence and visibility
  • Jump in when needed at times to transport cats to clinics or to adoption sites
  • Assist the public with questions about cats, respond to Facebook inquiries.
  • Track, analyze, and make recommendations for improving performance of social media initiatives
  • Coordinate with senior staff and ACR Directors to develop a Media and Public Relations strategy for our national work
  • Draft and disseminate press releases
  • Build and maintain a good working relationship with media
  • Generate content for ACR’s website including regular blog posts
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Good organization skills with strong attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • Ability to multi-task is a real must for this position
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Knowledge of media communications
  • Experience with social media sites, discussion boards, and blogs
  • Bachelor's degree; journalism or public relations preferred
  • At least 2 years experience in communications required
  • Experience with Adobe preferred
  • Must be very interested in working with and helping cats

International cat advocacy group, Alley Cat Rescue, is seeking a part time Writer/ Editor to work in our Los Angeles office. This person needs to be an excellent writer who will be responsible for assisting with the development of ACR’s print…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

Los Angeles, CA

How to Apply

Please submit resume, cover letter, writing sample, and salary requirements to Louise Holton at laholton@aol.com. Letter MUST include why you want to work for Alley Cat Rescue, and you must show a commitment to wanting to help cats, especially feral cats. Without this your application will not be considered.

Please submit resume, cover letter, writing sample, and salary requirements to Louise Holton at laholton@aol.com. Letter MUST include why you want to work for Alley Cat Rescue, and you…

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