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Marketing Director

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Patzer for City Council


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Published 4 months ago

Recurring
July 1, 2020
12:00am EDT
January 1, 2022
11:59pm EST
A few hours per week

This is an unpaid, volunteer position on a political campaign in Brooklyn, New York. Our candidate is running as Democrat for New York City Council in District 47 to represent Coney Island, Seagate, Bensonhurst and Gravesend. Our candidate is running a mission-based campaign and is looking for a volunteer to assist with the marketing of the campaign. This is an excellent opportunity for a college student or recent graduate to gain valuable marketing and political experience.

The ideal candidate is an individual with a desire to gain work experience in the field of Marketing and/or Politics. Brooklyn residency is a major plus. There are no set hours to work; the Marketing Director will be able to maintain full-time employment while volunteering on their own schedule. The Marketing Director will be able to work remotely but is expected to attend campaign meetings which typically occur on weekends about 2-3 times per month. The Marketing Director will work primarily with the Candidate to fulfill volunteer duties and will report to the Candidate and the Campaign Treasurer.


The time commitment for this position is about 3-4 hours per week until December 2021.


Roles and responsibilities:

  • Develop creative strategies and tactics to get the word out about our candidate and our campaign.
  • Plan and deploy successful marketing campaigns and own their implementation from ideation to execution.
  • Create marketing material, from website banners to hard copy brochures to advertisements (print, web, billboard, radio, etc.).
  • Produce valuable and engaging content for our website, social media pages, and email list that attracts and educates our supporters and district residents.
  • Contact advertising vendors for quotes and compare options to determine the most cost-effective advertisement mediums.
  • Measure and report on the performance of marketing campaigns, gain insight and assess against goals.
  • Work with the Campaign Treasurer to manage the marketing budget.
  • Analyze constituent behavior and adjust email and advertising campaigns accordingly.
  • Build relationships and partner with key industry players, agencies and vendors.


Desired skills and experience:

  • College students and recent graduates are welcome and encouraged to apply for this position.
  • Undergraduate degree in Marketing, Advertising, Political Science, or similar field; Graduate degree is a plus.
  • A sense of aesthetics, attention to detail, and a love for great copy and witty communication.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to take initiative and accomplish goals.
  • Ability to use Adobe Photoshop to design marketing material and use Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Publisher).
  • Experience with website development and social media management.
  • Experience working on a political campaign.
  • Fluency in two or more languages.


To apply for this volunteer position, please submit a resume and optional cover letter to finance@patzer2021.com.


Patzer for City Council is committed to recruiting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

This is an unpaid, volunteer position on a political campaign in Brooklyn, New York. Our candidate is running as Democrat for New York City Council in District 47 to represent Coney Island, Seagate, Bensonhurst and Gravesend. Our candidate is…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible

Location

Mostly remote, occasional on-site meetings

Brooklyn, NY

How to Apply

To apply for this volunteer position, please submit a resume and optional cover letter to finance@patzer2021.com

To apply for this volunteer position, please submit a resume and optional cover letter to finance@patzer2021.com

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