25 days old

Communications Assistant

AMIDEAST
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Communications Assistant

 

At AMIDEAST we pride ourselves in being a leading American non-profit organization engaged in international education, training and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa. We also pride ourselves in providing 40+ days of paid leave and a great 401k with 6% matching.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Communications Assistant (CA) will support communications and additional activities as part of the Fulbright Foreign Student Program administered by AMIDEAST. The primary program supports student from the Middle East/North Africa (MENA) region while studying at the master’s degree level in the US fully funded by the Department of State. Additional programming includes training and development for junior faculty (JFDP) and alumni activities for grantees who have completed their programs.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Media Management

 

  • Create, edit, and upload content for digital platforms to reach prospective and current grantees, as well as alumni, to include videos, posts and graphics
  • Manage membership and monitor activity across platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and professional development platforms
  • Track social media activity, analytics and engagement
  • Provide data for periodic reporting requirements
  • Solicit high-quality success stories and images from current grantees and alumni for use across platforms and materials
  • Assist in annual review and update of all print and digital materials to ensure compliance with branding guidelines
  • Assist with webpage updates as needed

 

Data Management

 

  • Maintain and update alumni database, as current grantees cycle into alumni status
  • Manage internal and external lists, data sets and grantee information
  • Maintain data tracking elements on a periodic basis

 

Program Management

 

  • Assist with community engagement and alumni programming as requested

 

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

 

  • A BA/BS degree in a related field and a year of experience with social media
  • A Basic understanding of HTML
  • Experience managing social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Medium, LinkedIn, Hootsuite, Sprout Social etc.)
  • Experience in digital community management and a solid understanding of social media best practices for non-profits
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products, particularly Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Proven writing and editing skills with the ability to convey ideas in a creative and clear style
  • Graphic design, photo and video editing skills preferred
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Premiere is highly desirable

 

Please provide a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to http://jobs.amideast.org

AMIDEAST is an Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

 

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Posted: 2020-10-29 Expires: 2020-11-28

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