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Marketing and Communications Assistant (Part-Time)

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Day Eight
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Washington, DC

Day Eight


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Published 7 days ago

January 31, 2021
January 29, 2021
$20 - $25 / hr based on experience

Who We Are:

Day Eight is an arts producer and publisher dedicated to the healing of the world through the arts. Our programs include an arts magazine, poetry events, exhibitions, performances, book publishing, and an arts journalism program. The majority of our projects are conducted in partnership with outside organizations – some larger, some smaller – and diversity is part of our vision, and values. Our project staff bring a variety of perspectives and experiences to our shared work.


Job Description:

The Marketing and Communications Assistant will provide administrative support and assistance to project staff, including volunteers, paid staff, and the executive director.


Duties and Responsibilities:

40% Provide support for marketing and communications initiatives related to individual projects and project outputs

20% Provide project coordination in support of projects led by the executive director, including:

Planning an online organization benefit event

Preparing to launch a forthcoming anthology book

10% Create and manage event pages through Wordpress, Facebook, Eventbrite, and Zoom

10% Provide administrative assistance, including calendar scheduling for the Executive Director

10% Provide support for regularly occurring marketing tasks including gathering reports from project directors and committee chairs for a monthly e-letter and updating the organization’s e-lists

10% Other duties as assigned


Key Qualifications:

1-2 years of experience required

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required


Recent grads with relevant experience encouraged to apply

Candidates with more experience interested in the opportunity equally encouraged to apply, and the position is perfect for someone with a passion for the arts


Knowledge of marketing in the arts preferred

Knowledge of digital media, graphics management/editing, and web technology preferred

The position is work by remote, but the successful candidate is expected to be located in the Washington, D.C area


The position requires event support (currently online, but eventually in-person) to include weekend and evening events


Who You Are:

You are a good organizer with excellent people skills.

You are flexible and able to work under pressure.

You are a clear communicator in writing.


Benefits:

None; this is a part-time, 20 hour a week position


Pay Rate:


Based on experience, $20-25/hr.


How to apply:

To learn more about the organization applicants are encouraged to visit:

https://dayeight.org/ and

https://www.facebook.com/DayEightOrg/

To apply send a cover letter and resume to Admin <at> DayEight.org. Cover letters are asked to be 150 to 400 words in length. Applications submitted without a clear and brief cover letter will not be considered.

Who We Are:

Day Eight is an arts producer and publisher dedicated to the healing of the world through the arts. Our programs include an arts magazine, poetry events, exhibitions, performances, book publishing, and an arts journalism program. The…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

A great opportunity to work in the arts for a mission-driven organization.

A great opportunity to work in the arts for a mission-driven organization.

Level of Language Proficiency

Successful applicant is expected to be proficient in English.

Additional languages are valuable, but not required.

Successful applicant is expected to be proficient in English.

Additional languages are valuable, but not required.

Location

Washington, DC

How to Apply

To apply send a cover letter and resume to Admin <at> DayEight.org. Cover letters are asked to be 150 to 400 words in length. Applications submitted without a clear and brief cover letter will not be considered.

To apply send a cover letter and resume to Admin <at> DayEight.org. Cover letters are asked to be 150 to 400 words in length. Applications submitted without a clear and brief…

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