Marketing Manager

Position Announcement

Long Island Traditions is a regional non-profit organization
dedicated to documenting, presenting and preserving the traditional folk arts
and architecture of Long Island. Our areas of research and programs include
maritime culture, ethnic folk arts of recent and established immigrants, and
local and traditional architecture.

Marketing Specialist for Long Island Traditions

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Marketing
Specialist will guide the strategy for developing social media materials to
consistently articulate Long Island Traditions’ mission. The Marketing Specialist
will ensure that LI Traditions is viewed as the primary source, disseminator,
and conduit of information relating to traditional culture of Long Island.  This is a part time 10 hrs/wk position. Diverse
applicants are encouraged to apply. The selected candidate can work remotely
occasionally.

The Marketing Specialist will work closely with the Executive Director and
Program Manager within the organization as the communications partner on a
variety of strategic initiatives.

Responsibilities

  • Update new
    entries on the organization’s web site and social media platforms
  • Develop
    media releases for print and online media publications
  • Track and
    measure the level of engagement within the network over time
  • Manage
    media contacts

Qualifications

  • B.A. or
    higher in communications or related field.
  • Social
    Media experience including Facebook.
  • Familiar
    with Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong
    writing/editing and verbal communication skills

Salary $25/hour.  Persons of all backgrounds, race and
ethnicity are encouraged to apply.
Please send a resume, three social media writing samples and traditional
media articles to LI Traditions.

To apply send materials requested and two references to [email protected].

 

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