Communications Associate

Organization
Root Capital
Location
Cambridge, MA
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
06/01/2019
Where to Apply
https://rootcapital.org/careers/communications-associate/
Tags
Full-time

Root Capital seeks a motivated and versatile Communications Associate to help engage our followers, build awareness of our mission and impact, and raise funds from new and existing donors. Working closely with staff from the Creative and Development teams, this position will be responsible for developing and distributing content, including blog posts, email newsletters, and performance reports; maintaining back-end administrative systems; coordinating social media platforms, including for Root Capital’s CEO; and supporting internal communications functions. Reporting to the Communications Manager, the Communications Associate will engage with staff across many departments and Root Capital’s offices around the globe.

Candidates should consider themselves ‘digital natives’ and possess: excellent communication skills in English and Spanish; non-academic writing and editing experience; strong interpersonal skills; knowledge of digital communications and marketing; and a passion for Root Capital’s mission of transforming rural communities by investing in the growth of agricultural enterprises.