Communications and Public Relations Assistant in Buffalo, NY
FeedMore WNY Posted: 2021-06-30
Buffalo, NY 14206
FeedMore WNY is seeking a temporary to permanent Full-Time Communications and Public Relations Assistant. The assistant’s primary responsibilities include proactively seeking interviews and developing written and visual content for agency’s Story Bank. The assistant also will work closely with the Marketing Director and Creative Director to assist with marketing and communications efforts related to the promotion of the organization’s mission and brand.
· Source, interview and photograph FeedMore WNY clients, volunteers and agency partners and develop content to build organization’s Story Bank
· Conduct interviews, write and develop content for organization’s internal newsletter
Assist Communications team with promotional activities and materials surrounding special events, including but not limited to press releases, tabling opportunities and communications-based aspects of corporate partnerships
Contribute to development of social media, website and blog content
Assist in creation of FeedMore WNY communications and marketing collateral
Track media hits for organization
Deliver meals to clients as needed
Other duties as assigned
Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, preferably in a related field (i.e. Marketing/Communications, Public Relations, Graphic Design.)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong editing skills
Ability to communicate in professional manner with clients, press and community contacts
Solid computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office; Proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop highly desired
Strong knowledge of social networking and social media a plus
Fluency in other languages a plus
Ability to work independently and with a team
Self-motivated, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize, multitask and meet deadlines
Passionate about the goals and values of FeedMore WNY
Valid driver’s license and access to an automobile
Capable of lifting 35 lbs.
To apply send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:
Human Resources Department
100 James E. Casey Dr.
Buffalo, NY 14206
Or apply on our website with the link below.
FeedMoreWNY is an Equal Opportunity employer: M/F/D/V/SO