The Filmshop is excited to announce a job opening for our Director of Marketing and Public Relations.
Filmshop is committed to supporting our diverse and thriving community of filmmakers. The Director of Marketing and Public Relations serves as a chief steward of our public-facing outreach. This is a role that calls for initiative, meticulousness, and impeccable writing skills. You will work hand-in-hand with our Director of Digital Communications to formulate and implement communications initiatives to support our community. Candidates of color are especially encouraged to apply.
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinate press, newsletter, and message board outreach for new member recruitment, event promotion, and general coverage of Filmshop
Oversee the planning and execution of all external newsletter mailers, including our biweekly mailer and special event mailers
Write marketing copy and press releases and work with graphic designer to develop and sign off on marketing collateral such as posters, website graphics, slideshows, etc.
Commission and edit member articles for our Filmshop Voices blog
Forge and maintain relationships with regional and national press and partner organizations for promotion and marketing of Filmshop and our community
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS QUALIFICATIONS:
You have professional marketing experience for artists, non-profits, and/or other organizations.
You are a strong writer with exceptional copywriting skills.
You are extremely detail-oriented.
You take initiative and enjoy collaboration.
You understand Filmshop—its mission, its values, its culture—and are committed to nurturing our community.
LOCATION - Remote workers welcome; New York City, New Orleans, and/or Los Angeles ties beneficial.
START DATE - Oct. 2020
Part-time (5-10 hours/week on average), stipend: $750/quarter
TO APPLY - Please email [email protected]. Scheduling conversations this week - September 22-26.