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Marketing and Communications Assistant

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Greenburgh Nature Center | Scarsdale, NY
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Greenburgh Nature Center


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Published 9 days ago

Start Date

July 15, 2019

Application Deadline

July 1, 2019


The Greenburgh Nature Center is a 33-acre nature preserve in the heart of lower Westchester in Scarsdale, New York. We are seeking a Marketing and Communications Assistant to support our organization-wide marketing and communications efforts. The Marketing and Communications Assistant is a part-time position requiring a commitment of 15-20 flexible hours per week over two to three days in our office. This individual will be responsible for assisting the Marketing and Communications team with creating social media content, assist in the creation of digital and print collateral, and will report to the Director of Marketing and Communications.


Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and assist in writing content for quarterly newsletters, e-blasts, annual report, social media, and other marketing materials
  • Assist in designing of physical marketing materials such as event flyers, brochures, direct mail pieces, newsletter, signage for property
  • Maintain the organization’s social media presence, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube
  • Represent Greenburgh Nature Center in the media and in the community where appropriate
  • Researching new marketing opportunities, outlets, and trends
  • Assist with community event planning efforts
  • Perform other duties for the department, as needed  


Desired Skills and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree, with 1-2 years of marketing experience
  • Experience supporting social media for a brand
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, comfort with public speaking
  • Expertise in MS Office Suite.
  • Familiarity with Adobe Suite products (Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat Pro) is highly desirable
  • A creative, strategic, and forward thinker with the ability to work independently. High level of integrity with a strong sense of urgency.
  • A self-starter who is passionate in learning new skills
  • Detail-oriented and able to manage multiple and projects while successfully navigate tight deadlines
  • Flexible schedule, ability to work weekends and special events, as needed.
  • Candidate should have a passion for the natural world, including an interest in animals and environmental and sustainability issues. 

The Greenburgh Nature Center is a 33-acre nature preserve in the heart of lower Westchester in Scarsdale, New York. We are seeking a Marketing and Communications Assistant to support our organization-wide marketing and communications…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule

How To Apply

To apply, please send resume, cover letter explaining why you’d like to work at the Greenburgh Nature Center, and optional design or illustration samples to Rebecca Snyder, Director of Marketing and Communications at: rsnyder@greenburghnaturecenter.org for consideration. Please put the words “Marketing and Communications Assistant” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls, please! 


In your cover letter, please include the following:

  • How many hours you are available to work per week and your preferred weekly schedule
  • Any past educational or work experiences that relate to the outlined responsibilities
  • Why you’d like to work at the Greenburgh Nature Center  

To apply, please send resume, cover letter explaining why you’d like to work at the Greenburgh Nature Center, and optional design or illustration samples to Rebecca Snyder, Director…

Location

99 Dromore Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583
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