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.
The position has been filled.