ICRI Communications and Public Relations Specialist VISTA

International Council for Refugees and Immigrants, Inc. (ICRI)
  • Location
    Omaha, Nebraska
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 07

Position description

The Communications and PR Specialist VISTA member will assist in fighting poverty by building the capacity of the ICRI through the development and implementation of social media outreach. The VISTA will also assist in increasing public awareness and creating informational material to boost exposure of ICRI programs. The VISTA member will plan for and assist in organizing public events. The Communications and PR Specialist will boost fundraising efforts via social media and grassroots awareness campaigns. They will develop brochures and program newsletters for ICRI programs, increase the strength of ICRIs existing partnerships through co-sponsored materials, and collaborate with fundraising staff to build a system for reporting successes to key funding partners or prospective partners. The VISTA will develop a social media strategy that manages ICRIs online reputation and implement social media tactics to enhance goals in event coordination, media engagement and partner engagement.

Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance . 

*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare

Terms : 
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 

Service Areas : 
Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach . 

Skills : 
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Writing/Editing ,  Social Services ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment ,  Communications . 

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