Communications Associate


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $32,000.00
Maximum: $38,000.00
Details: Up to 38k per year + benefits

Published:

04/02/2018

Start Date:

04/30/2018

Application Deadline:

04/11/2018

Address

105 North Union Street
Alexandria
Virginia
22314
United States

Description

Summary: The Art League seeks a full-time Communications Associate. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, curious, creative, and intelligent person to hit the ground running in a busy arts organization. The Communications Associate reports to the Communications and Marketing Director. Responsibilities include managing our popular blog, our email campaigns, and assisting with writing, marketing, and PR.

Areas of Responsibility:

Writing:

  • Manage and edit the League's widely-read blog, “Creativity in Action”
  • Write search engine-optimized blog posts including resources for artists and news about our classes, events, and exhibits
  • Cover events, programs, and workshops, as assigned, and produce content (written and visual) for the website and publications

Marketing:

  • Manage email marketing campaigns through MailChimp, average is 12 a month
  • Assist with creating visuals for blog, website, social media, and emails.
  • Assist with social media management on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram

PR:

  • Post events, events, and classes to various online calendars
  • Monitor earned media

Web/Analytics:

  • Help maintain and update website and troubleshoot problems with developers
  • Monitor and report on website and email statistics in Google Analytics

Other:

  • Assist with other communications and marketing duties as needed
  • Assist with events as needed, including occasional after-hours events

Qualifications:

  • BA or BS degree required
  • A minimum of two years of relevant experience
  • Excellent writing and editing skills with strong attention to detail
  • Genuine interest in and knowledge of visual art
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with other departments
  • Photography and videography skills with a creative eye are a plus
  • Strong computer skills. Working knowledge of HTML and CSS. Adept in the Adobe Creative Suite

Additional qualifications:

  • Experience with WordPress, MailChimp, and Google Analytics
  • Graphic design experience
  • Knowledge of and enthusiasm for visual art
  • Experience using social media in a professional setting
  • Customer service skills

To apply:

  • Please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to Margaret Cerutti: margaretc@theartleague.org


Benefits

Benefits: health, 403(B), parking, etc.

Level of Language Proficiency

English fluency

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

margaretc@theartleague.org

http://www.theartleague.org

To apply:


  • Please send a cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to Margaret Cerutti :: margaretc@theartleague.org


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