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Online Communications Associate Posted Jul 31
RenewComm LLC , Washington, DC
3 month contract beginning no later than Sept 1, 2018 with opportunity for renewal.

Time required: 30 hours a week

Compensation: $20 an hour to start

Position Description:

RenewComm LLC is a full-service marketing and communications firm specializing in clean technology, renewable energy and non-profits. We deliver maximum impact for new venture launches and ongoing marketing campaigns. Our services amplify the work of companies in the news, across the web, and on social networks and email.

Job Requirements:

The Marketing Associate will support the following services of the firm:

Providing online marketing support and implementing digital campaigns
Creating and curating online content for social media channels
Building online engagement with targeted audiences
Amplifying organizational activities across the digital space with reporters and the general public
Creating marketing materials, reports, and proposals
Creating content (blogs, press releases, etc) and copy editing
Media research and monitoring
Media list development
Account management tasks
Misc. administrative tasks
You will receive hands-on marketing and public relations experience, as well as an opportunity to work with a variety of clean energy organizations, companies and startups.


Excellent work ethic and attention to detail
Interest and motivation in learning about the environment, renewable energy, tech, sales, marketing, and/or public relations
Excellent writing skills
Excellent research skills
Experience with social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linkedin)
Ability to use the Google Suite and Slack
Market research and planning
Prior experience with the following, a plus:
Audio software (such as Adobe Audition) and graphic design
Website/CMS (Wordpress, Squarespace)
CRMs/Database management (Hubspot, Salesforce)
Email marketing software (Mailchimp, Constant Contact, iContact)

Application instructions: Interested candidates should send a resume, brief cover letter, and any communications-related work samples such as articles, web copy, or brochures via email.