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Social Media Manager/Assistant Editor

Publication or Company 
Industry  Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing, Non-profit, Other Publishing, Social Media, Writing-Editing
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Washington, DC
Job Requirements Responsibilities: The NIAF Social Media Manager/Assistant Editor is responsible for creating and managing all social media content (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, etc.); creating social media programs and promotions aligned with NIAF’s mission and objectives to engage our audience and community and grow membership; becoming the ”voice” of NIAF across our social media outreach; and building the social media strategy.

Additionally, as Assistant Editor, this individual will assist the NIAF editor in all aspects of planning, writing, editing and producing a quarterly magazine, a blog, a monthly eNewsletter, web content and other publications and projects.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism or related major; minimum 2 years professional journalism/social media experience.

Required: Skills and talent for feature and news writing; tight, imaginative and lively social media writing; researching; copy editing and proofing. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, photography, Photoshop and InDesign. Knowledge of and passion for Italian culture and language, Italy, and Italian American community.

Huge upside in this position for someone who is a creative, self-starting, organized, upbeat, personable and a hard worker. Starting salary is $30,000-$40,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
About Our Company The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the heritage of an estimated 25 million Americans of Italian decent, the nation’s fifth largest ethnic group.

NIAF funds scholarships and grants; supports a variety of youth programs, researches the Italian American experience, history and culture; promotes a positive image of Italian Americans; encourages the teaching of Italian language in U.S. schools; and promotes closer economic, political and cultural ties with Italy.

Founded in 1975, NIAF is a non-partisan foundation based in Washington, D.C.

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