Jazz in the Neighborhood seeks a self-reliant and reliable person to market its events and other programs. Duties include composing a weekly email newsletter (currently via Mailchimp); maintaining the email list; managing the Facebook page; submitting events for calendar listings; writing and sending press releases; website updates; and other related activities.
In addition to being dependable and a self-starter, qualifications include facility with social media, ability to navigate various media websites, basic Photoshop skills, familiarity with html code, a good graphic design aesthetic, command of proper English spelling and grammar, attention to detail, and ability to use Google docs and sheets. Interest and knowledge of the Bay Area jazz scene is highly desirable.
This is a part-time hourly position, which should average about 5 hours per week, but not more than 30 hours per month. Work will be done via telecommute, although attendance at occasional staff meetings in the Berkeley area may be requested. Reports to the JITN Administrator. Office space, equipment, and software are not provided. Hourly rate will be $20-$30 depending upon experience.
To apply send your resume, a cover letter describing relevant skills and experience, and a writing sample, preferrably published, to Jan Woo at email@example.com with the subject line: MMC JOB. The position is available immediately and will be open until filled.