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Communications Coordinator

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Green Empowerment
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Portland, OR
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Publicado hace 27 días

Communications Coordinator

 Job Description


About Green Empowerment

Green Empowerment is a Portland-based grassroots non-profit that works with partners in developing countries to provide access to renewable energy and clean water in rural and Indigenous communities. Green Empowerment supports integrated projects that improve human well-being, are sustainable over time, limit the impacts of climate change, and have the potential for broad impact beyond any one community. Founded in 1997, we work with a network of partners in Nicaragua, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Colombia, the Philippines, Malaysia (Borneo), Myanmar, Indonesia and Uganda.


About the Position

Green Empowerment is seeking a Communications Coordinator to increase the organization’s visibility and advance efforts to share our story globally. Green Empowerment is really excited to add a new member to our growing and passionate team. 


This self-starter will own multiple assignments, deliver high-quality work and confidently propose new ideas for improving our communications strategy. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: writing blog entries, crafting, posting and promoting social media posts, creating the layout and visual design for various communications pieces, tracking analytics, conducting market research, developing social media strategy and managing the social media calendar.


The position is designed for hybrid remote and office hours at our headquarters in Portland, OR. Applicants that wish to work 100% remotely will be considered. This position will report to the Engagement Manager and work closely with the global-based team to deliver high quality external communication for our diverse local, national, and international audiences.  


Qualifications

  • Strong written storytelling skills. Experience conducting interviews and writing blogs or articles is highly desirable.
  • Social media savvy. Experience managing social media accounts for a mission focused organization is highly desired. Witty, resolute, or unique social media voice of special interest.
  • Good eye for graphic design. Experience with layout and design of event promotional materials, fundraising letters, annual reports or magazine style publications is highly desirable. Comfort with Canva and Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.
  • Experience working with print shops to create high quality printed materials is a plus.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Excellent time management skills 
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong interest in Green Empowerment’s mission and grassroots development approach
  • Interest in international development or travel, preferred
  • Spanish-language proficiency, preferred 
  • Experience working with a multicultural team, preferred
  • Portland based preferred, but applicants from other areas will be considered
  • Legal permission to work in the United States


Key Responsibilities and Functions

Enhance Green Empowerment’s impact and visibility through branding and external communications. 

  • Create compelling blog entries, social media posts
  • Manage our Blog and our Instagram, Facebook, Linked In and Twitter accounts
  • Review all communications pieces for spelling, grammar and style
  • Manage social media post calendar
  • Create strategic social media campaigns around specific Green Empowerment projects, events, collaborations, etc.
  • Collaborate with communications staff from Green Empowerment partners and funders to coordinate project promotion
  • Design strategic and graphically appealing promotional materials, fundraising letters, and public reports
  • Manage mail house, and print services for all public printed materials
  • Coordinate all outgoing emails to Green Empowerment mailing list, including monthly blog promotion emails, quarterly newsletters, event promotion, and more
  • Manage website updates and occasionally create new pages in collaboration with outside web-tech assistance
  • Write press releases and explore other PR and outreach opportunities
  • Track and analyze social media and website metrics
  • Research new methods for increasing Green Empowerment’s visibility. These methods might include: Identifying promotional partners willing to share event announcements and blog posts, Creating a list of partners and influencers willing to share our content, Creating a list of country- and sector- specific holidays to ensure communications pieces are timely, Creating paid promotional campaigns on social media
  • Assist at Green Empowerment events
  • If skill set allows: Translate select communications into Spanish and from Spanish into English, conduct interviews with partners and staff in Spanish (via phone, zoom, or email)


Remuneration: $39,975 annualized salary. The position is a 40hrs/week, full time position. Full Benefits include: Employer-paid medical insurance, retirement plan, five weeks paid time off, paid holidays including the week off between Christmas and New Year’s Day. This position is based in Portland, OR, with potential for remote work. 


GE provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants without unlawful regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans status, marital status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, Oregon, or local law.


Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Please apply with a resume and cover letter on the Green Empowerment website.

Communications Coordinator

 Job Description


About Green Empowerment

Green Empowerment is a Portland-based grassroots non-profit that works with partners in developing countries to provide access to renewable energy and clean…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    3 de enero de 2022
  • Educación
    Licenciatura
  • Nivel Profesional
    Profesional
Salario
Al menos USD $39.975
/ año

Compensación

Benefits include: Employer-paid medical insurance, retirement plan, five weeks paid time off, paid holidays including the week off between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Benefits include: Employer-paid medical insurance, retirement plan, five weeks paid time off, paid holidays including the week off between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Nivel de Idiomas

Spanish-language proficiency, preferred 

Spanish-language proficiency, preferred 

Ubicación

A distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en cualquier lugar en Estados Unidos
Ubicación Asociada
140 SW Yamhill St., Portland, OR 97204, United States

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