Immediate part time opportunity for PR & marketing professional to work with Africa Atlanta 2014, a citywide year-long series of events highlighting Atlanta as a nexus for reinventing the cultural and economic bonds among Africa, Europe, and the Americas.
Hands on work executing publicity plan and some marketing elements.
-media outreach & publicity including electronic media kit, development of story threads, media pitches, press releases, media alerts; calendar notices
-write and post social media and manage notices for cross-posts among Africa Atlanta partners
-update online events calendar and event promo pages
Position requirements: strong knowledge and contacts in Atlanta media; expertise in developing media story themes and pitching media; concise/compelling writing for publicity; detail oriented; expertise in social media strategy, managing, posting for social media channels.
Africa Atlanta 2014 is an initiative organized and managed by the Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. Position works with IAC director of communications, the managing director for Africa Atlanta 2014, and may also interact with GT publicity team.
Email cover letter, resume, and 3 links/samples of work to:
Director of Communications
Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts