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COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATE

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Yiddish Book Center
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Amherst, MA
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Published 25 days ago

The Yiddish Book Center is currently seeking a Communications Associate to manage and support areas of social media, website and project coordination. This position reports to the director of communications and marketing. The Center offers meaningful and challenging positions, a warm, friendly atmosphere, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits. This is a full-time, on-site position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Social Media/Website

  • Manage, generate and publish content on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
  • Draft and publish content for the Center’s website
  • Draft content for digital feature stories

Project Management

  • Serve as project coordinator for communication initiatives across departments
  • Manage project timelines and deadlines
  • Liaise with vendors including designers and printers

Media Relations

  • Maintain journalist lists
  • Assist with drafting of press releases
  •  Participate in monitoring local and national media

Marketing

  • Oversee event announcements and calendar listings
  • Create and maintain photo banks
  • Assist with advertising strategies and implementation

Provide additional administrative support as needed for above sections

REQUIREMENTS

  •  Exceptional writing and proofing skills
  • Experience managing organization-wide social media and website
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to thrive in a deadline driven environment

PREFERRED

  • Knowledge of Photoshop, iMovie
  • Familiarity with Jewish and/or Yiddish culture

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The position requires working at desk and using a computer for prolonged periods of time.

The Yiddish Book Center is an equal opportunity employer.

The Yiddish Book Center is currently seeking a Communications Associate to manage and support areas of social media, website and project coordination. This position reports to the director of communications and marketing. The Center…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    August 2, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    July 30, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

Salary commensurate with experience.

Benefits

Health Insurance, Paid Parental Leave, Sick Time, Vacation Time, Retirement Plan, Life Insurance.

Health Insurance, Paid Parental Leave, Sick Time, Vacation Time, Retirement Plan, Life Insurance.

Location

On-site
1021 West St, Amherst, MA 01002, USA

How to Apply

TO APPLY

Please e-mail cover letter, resume and three references in a single PDF document to press@yiddishbookcenter.org. Please also include links to relevant writing samples. Only candidates being considered will be contacted.

The Yiddish Book Center is an equal opportunity employer.

TO APPLY

Please e-mail cover letter, resume and three references in a single PDF document to press@yiddishbookcenter.org. Please also include links to relevant writing samples…

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