Communications Associate --New Media

Posting ID : B1009180968
Date Posted : 2012-06-21
Group : Writing Editing Jobs

Cultural Tourism DC (CTDC), a small nonprofit with a freindly, flexible, and hard-working atmosphere, seeks an experienced editor and writer who is creative, detail-oriented, and customer service orientated to manage CTDC's web presence including social media and its content management website.

CTDC is a nonprofit coalition of more than 230 arts, heritage, cultural, and community organizations throughout the nation's capital. We help metropolitan area residents and visitors experience Washington's authentic culture and heritage.

Job Responsibilities
Write, maintain, and update content on organization website
Publish weekly calender of events e-newsletter, including soliciting, compiling, and editing calender content.
Develop and adapt content for social media such as Blogs, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc
Assist director of marketing in developing an overall web strategy.
Research and report on emerging media and social networks.
Monitor and report on traffic patterns to the website
Provide excellent customer service to members, staff, and volunteers updating web content
Position requires ocassional weekend and evening work

Requirements
Bachelor's degree required (in English, journalism, communications, or public relations prefered)
Must be an excellent editor and writer
Two to five years' professional experience in marketing or public relations, preferably in a non-profit setting
Experience producing weekly newsletter.
familarity with internet marketing and new media.
Sincere enthusiasm for Washington's culture, and heritage
Proficiency with wide range of technology including on-line research tools, PowerPoint, Photoshop and Web 2.0 management skills.
Attention to detail and commitment to excellence
Proven track record of initiative
Drupal experience a plus

To Apply
Submit résumé and cover letter with salary requirements and two writing samples (one blog and one other) via email to Reply@CulturalTourismDC.org with New Media in subject line; mail to Cultural Tourism DC, 1250 H Street, NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005; or fax 202-661-7599. No phone calls, please.


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