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DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING

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APIA Scholars | Washington, DC
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APIA Scholars is seeking a creative DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING who will be responsible for leading the day to day communications and marketing efforts for the organization. The role will be responsible for monthly newsletters, electronic communications, social media, outreach for events, and managing the communications and marketing needs of other departments. The director of communications and marketing will report directly to APIA Scholars President and Executive Director. Out of the box thinkers are strongly encouraged to apply.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Help implement communications and marketing strategies
  • Manage and send monthly electronic newsletters to stakeholders
  • Lead all Social Media efforts on behalf of the organization, and individual department goals
  • Develop and track the effectiveness of social media content, including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
  • Help with design elements of reports and event program books
  • Support other departments with outreach and collateral materials
  • Other duties as assigned


QUALIFICATIONS:


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Major in Communications, English, Education, Psychology, or related fields preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience in communications or outreach preferred


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

·        Strong writing and copyediting skills

·        Ability to creatively present stories and information

·        Experience with social media platforms and strategies

  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communications, and time management skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and independently

·        Experience with Constant Contact or other email marketing software a plus

·        Experience with graphic design software a plus

  • Familiarity with the diversity and scope of the Asian and Pacific Islander American communities a plus

APIA Scholars is seeking a creative DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING who will be responsible for leading the day to day communications and marketing efforts for the organization. The role will be responsible for monthly…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

How to Apply

  • Please submit cover letter, résumé, one short writing sample, and one sample social media content or creative to Elena Anderson at eanderson@apiasf.org with “Director of Communications and Marketing” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 
  • Provide three professional or academic references. APIAS will not contact your references without your permission.
  • Please submit cover letter, résumé, one short writing sample, and one sample social media content or creative to Elena Anderson at eanderson@apiasf.org with “Director of…

Location

2025 M Street, NW, Suite 610, Washington, DC 20036

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