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Multi-Media Strategic Communications Fellowship (Two-Year Term)

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Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC


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Published 24 days ago

October 26, 2020
October 19, 2020
$50,000 - $50,000

Position Description: Advancing Justice | AAJC seeks applicants interested in gaining firsthand experience in strategic communications, especially in the area of traditional, digital, and audio-visual communications.

The ideal candidate is independent, innovative, and driven and is looking to join a team where they can gain real-life, hands-on experience. We are looking for someone who can commit to a two-year fellowship with the potential for full-time employment after the term. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with research, writing, copy editing, and development of owned media content like blogs, press releases, talking points, and campaign reports;
  • Lead video shoots, including independently managing end-to-end process from video story boarding and shooting to editing and publishing
  • Manage video and audio productions serving as camera operator, video editor, interviewer, lighting coordinator, audio recording operator and other roles as necessary and assigned
  • Produce high-quality visual media for website and multiple social media accounts that demonstrate technical sophistication and an ability to convey organizational or programmatic messages succinctly and clearly
  • Monitor social media, digital platforms, and traditional media placements to generate reports
  • Create motion graphics, infographics and other data visualization projects to amplify video production
  • A passion for storytelling through digital and traditional media
  • Eager to contribute story ideas and new ways of thinking
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by the head of the communications department

EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

 Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • At least two (2) years of work experience in a related field.

 Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Excellent writing and editing skills, highly organized and detail-oriented;
  • Strong outreach and verbal communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure and manage multiple work streams
  • Graphic design skills and familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite;
  • Tech-savvy, proficient with Google Docs and Microsoft Suite;
  • Competent at digital content management: Drupal, WordPress, Tweetdeck, etc.
  • Self-starter, not afraid to take initiative and work independently;
  • Passion for progressive issues

Position Description: Advancing Justice | AAJC seeks applicants interested in gaining firsthand experience in strategic communications, especially in the area of traditional, digital, and audio-visual communications.

The ideal…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Benefits: Include 100% employer paid premium for health, dental, vision, life, disability and long-term care insurance. Vacation, sick and personal leave; 401K plan.

Benefits: Include 100% employer paid premium for health, dental, vision, life, disability and long-term care insurance. Vacation, sick and personal leave; 401K plan.

Location

1620 L Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20036

How to Apply

To apply for the communications fellowship position, please send a cover letter, a resume, and a writing samples (including a video, gif, or graphics) to:

 Hiring

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC

1620 L Street NW, Suite 1050

Washington, D.C. 20036

hiring@advancingjustice-aajc.org

To apply for the communications fellowship position, please send a cover letter, a resume, and a writing samples (including a video, gif, or graphics) to:

 Hiring

Asian Americans…

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