|Publication or Company
||B'nai B'rith International
||Media Relations Associate
||Internet/Online/New Media, Non-profit, Public Relations, Social Media
||401K/403B, Dental, Health
||BNAI BRITH INTERNATIONAL
Position: Media Relations Associate
Reports to: Vice President of Communications
Working with the vice president of communications, this position writes the majority of press releases, is involved in all public relations and promotional activities, developing and implementing marketing and publicity plans, creating press and related materials and placing such materials in appropriate outlets. Additionally, this position assists with updates to the organizations website, works with the digital media strategist to disseminate Bnai Brith International messages through social media, helps construct and execute the organizations marketing strategy and researches new avenues for outreach.
Write and distribute press releases via Vocus software
Collect and maintain media contacts database in Vocus
Assist in development of promotional strategies
Assist with writing and/or editing op-eds when necessary
Sit in on subject matter expert interviews with media
Place advertising and distribute electronic ads
Edit written materials from all departments, from weekly products to periodic materials
Write web articles and collect accompanying photos/videos when appropriate
Update website to include current press releases, op-eds and other stories
Keep current with emerging technologies for marketing and outreach
Pitch programs and initiatives to local, regional and national media outlets
Light accounts payable duties for communications department
Electronically distribute internal communications to members and supporters
Serve as backup writer for magazine on Bnai Brith-related stories, when needed
One to two years writing or other communications-related experience
Strong interpersonal and communications skills
Command of Associated Press Style
Ability to work well with entire Bnai Brith staff and volunteers
Ability to multitask and prioritize in order to meet deadlines
Flexibility to handle a wide variety of evolving responsibilities
Ability to think on your feet
Strong knowledge of social networking tools
Experience with web content management systems
Ability to think creatively and discover new ways to publicize organization.
Bachelors degree in English, Journalism, PR, Communications or a related field.
We offer a competitive salary, vacation and sick leave, most federal and Jewish holidays, short and long-term disability, life, medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending plans and 403(b) plan. Interested candidates should email their resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|About Our Company
||About Bnai Brith International
B'nai B'rith is an international Jewish organization committed to the security and continuity of the Jewish people and the State of Israel, defending human rights, combating anti-Semitism, bigotry and ignorance and providing service to the community on the broadest principles of humanity. Its mission is to unite persons of the Jewish faith and to enhance Jewish identity through strengthening Jewish family life and the education and training of youth, broad-based services for the benefit of senior citizens and advocacy and action on behalf of Jews throughout the world.