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Social Media and Communications Associate

JCC MetroWest in West Orange, NJ has been serving the Jewish and broader community for over 140 years. Our center, which has programming for 3 month-olds to 103 year-olds, has been a pillar of the community for generations. The J provides preschool, summer camp, health and fitness, aquatics, senior adult programming, special needs programming, theater, arts and so much more for our members.

We are looking for a communications pro to help tell the story of the J and the more than 2,000 people who walk through our doors every day.  Working in the marketing team and reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the social media and communications associate will be the voice of the JCC. From writing and editing email copy to interviewing and taking selfies with members, the social media and communications associate role is an amazing opportunity for budding communication professional to learn and exercise a wide variety of communication skill sets.

Looking for more than just a paycheck? Working at the JCC is the perfect opportunity if you love people, are interested in new challenges and working in a variety of industries and want to give back to the community.

Responsibilities:

·Manage all JCC social media presences including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and more

·Monitor, respond and engage in conversations about the JCC on social media

·Create content for all social media presences and maintain a rigorous posting schedule

·Work with departments and members to create content for social media, emails and more

·Train, empower and mentor co-workers on social media best practices

·Take pictures and videos to post on social media on a daily basis

·Engage members and do outreach in the community on social media

·Monitor and analyze social media metrics and strategize ways to improve

·Manage the live-chat function on our website

·Write press releases for JCC programs, events, and initiatives

·Send JCC pictures and updates to local news outlet

·Ensure all written copy in our marketing material is in our brand voice

·Assist with and edit copy for emails, website, brochures, etc.

 

Requirements:

·Degree in marketing, communications or other related fields

·Extensive experience with posting content and managing accounts on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter

·Excellent mobile phone photographer and videographer

·Push the envelope by telling stories and communicating in interesting ways

·Excellent writer and communicator

·Love to talk with and engage people

·Be comfortable in front of a camera

·Eagerness to try new apps, experiment and learn

·Ability to wear many hats, work occasional evening and weekend events, engage social media questions

·Knowledge of JCCs is a plus, but not required

·Experience working in the fitness, camping, preschool and/or non-profit industries a plus, but not required

·Knowledge of Adobe suite is a plus, but not required

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, a writing sample and some content you have created and published (a video, blog post, animation, etc.) to [email protected].

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