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Public Relations (PR) Manager

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Amalgamate
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New York, NY
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Published 4 months ago
Public Relations (PR) Manager

*Note: the following is an opportunity for volunteer, part-time, flexible work with the possibility for compensation as we grow. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid employment.*


Amalgamate is looking for a volunteer Public Relations (PR) Manager to help promote and protect the Amalgamate brand and reputation.


If you can commit to 5 hours a week working remotely on your own schedule with our team, we'd like to hear from you.


Who We Are

Amalgamate is a New York City based arts organization that offers transformative performances, trainings, and events around the world. Since its founding in 2004 as a contemporary dance company, the company has exponentially expanded its reach and grown in its vision. It is now preparing to relaunch in 2020 with bold, fresh initiatives and events. 

Amalgamate’s mission is to make the world a better place by transforming the people in it— one story, one event, one collaboration at a time.  


Expectations

You will work remotely and on your own schedule, though we require a minimum commitment of 5 hours a week. Because our team is spread throughout NYC, we communicate mostly through email and online platforms. All volunteers are required to respond to emails on a daily basis during weekdays. If you possess a high level of self-motivation, work well independently, strive for excellence, and want to work with a company which works to positively impact society, this is the role for you.


To Apply

Please send us a resume and a customized cover letter that shows that you are passionate about what we do at Amalgamate. Our mission must resonate deeply with you. Please confirm your understanding that this is a volunteer position.


Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree in PR, journalism, communications, marketing, or a related field.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Experience in handling media relations.

• A solid grasp of and commitment to our mission.

• Strong organization and ability to prioritize.

• The ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.

• Creativity in developing strong relationships through various outlets.

• Ability to run and execute PR campaigns.

• Ability to respond to feedback.

• Strategic thinking and planning skills.

• Strong public speaking skills.

• Ability to work with others and large teams.


Responsibilities

• Act as a spokesperson for Amalgamate.

• Create and foster healthy relationships with communities, companies, and organizations via several outlets.

• Write, edit, and present any press releases and/or media communications.

• Execute PR campaigns to completion.

• Formulate and track marketing and public relations objectives.

• Coordinate with senior leadership to create and improve internal processes and communications.

• Brainstorm and implement effective systems and PR strategies.


Benefits

• Learn the nuts and bolts of being a Public Relations specialist

• Collaborate with smart, accomplished co-workers who are serious but also like to laugh a lot.

• Be part of an authentic enterprise

• Work from home on a schedule that suits you

• Make a difference!

*Note: the following is an opportunity for volunteer, part-time, flexible work with the possibility for compensation as we grow. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid employment.*


Amalgamate is looking for a volunteer Public…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
Overlook Terrace, New York, NY 10008, United States

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