Print Job

Communications Assistant

Publication or Company 
Industry  Conferences/Events, Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing, Photography, Public Relations, Social Media
Salary Negotiable
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Requirements/Skills:
? Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations, marketing, or related field.
? Must possess expert knowledge and technical understanding of social media networking channels including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.
? 1-3 years experience of professional social media or PR experience.
? Proven writing/blogging skills.
? Familiarity with measurement/analytics tools such as Google Analytics, Facebook/Twitter analytics.
? Excellent project management skills and experience with multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
? Excellent verbal, writing, and proofreading skills.
? Positive, professional, team-player attitude.
? Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator a plus).

Interested candidates should submit their most recent cover letter and resume via e-mail to Elizabeth Rindner, Associate Director of Communications, at with the heading Communications Assistant.

Dwight School’s goal is to achieve and maintain equal employment opportunities. It is also the policy of Dwight School to maintain a work environment free from discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran/military status, marital status or other status protected by federal or state law, with regards to any term or condition of employment.
About Our Company Dwight School is seeking a self-directed, energetic, and collaborative individual to be a Communications Assistant beginning in September 2014.

? Develop and implement social media strategies and plans that facilitate and are integrated with Dwight’s strategic goals.
? Write for, contribute to, manage, and grow Dwight’s Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, and other social media sites frequently.
? Work closely with Associate Director of Communications to develop timeline of posts and content.
? Report monthly on insights gains from social media to monitor success/analytics.
? Research social media trends for education and incorporate them into social media for Dwight.
? Work with Associate Director of Communications to ensure proper messaging is executed online.
? Help maintain a reader-friendly, accurate, updated, and visually-pleasing website for Dwight.
? Take photos as needed and post all photos in relevant digital albums (Web, Facebook, Shared Drive).
? Produce and send weekly Monday Mailer.
? Help produce and send “Push Pages” from faculty and administration (email system).
? Organize and manage electronic video/photo library.
? Organize and manage online, electronic, and hard copy media clippings archive related to Dwight School.
? Produce and update content for hallway plasma screens.
? Help manage and design top-quality bulletin board displays around the school.
? Ensure that all communications between the school and the public meet standards of consistency and school values as shown in Style Guide.
? Help with events for Dwight School when needed.

home | site map | advertising/sponsorships | about | careers | contact us | help courses | browse jobs | freelancers | events | forums | content | member benefits | reprints & permissions terms of use | privacy policy Copyright © 2014 Mediabistro Inc. call (212) 389-2000 or email us