Marketing & Public Relations Manager

Job Location : Austin, TX

Date Posted  : July 2009

 

 

OVERVIEW:

Computers-4-Kids! has a unique opportunity for a Marketing & Public Relations Manager. Computers-4-Kids! provides a dynamic, fast paced work environment for an individual looking to be part of a company that has an ambitious plan to have a significant, positive impact on the local Austin community. We are looking for a Marketing & Public Relations Manager who will be an integral part of this mission.

 

DUTIES:

The goal of the Marketing & Public Relations Manager will be to drive program activity & increase our visibility in the local community. Crafting of company image through online campaigns, branding, & through media exposure.  Grant writing to generate revenue for our mission is also intrinsic to this position.

 

Specific duties include:

o       Develop & manage relationships with area schools, & community youth organizations with aims of deploying Computers-4-Kids! programs

o       Manage public relations. Interface with community leaders, & media organizations

o       Research & respond to available Grants.

 

QUALITIES:

o       Passion for the local community & employment in the non-profit sector

o       Willingness to work in an environment that will be constantly evolving

o       Confidence in yourself and your skills

o       Flexibility to be strong as well as gently influential

o       Strong physical appearance. Gregarious & charismatic in nature as candidate will be the ‘face’ of Computers-4-Kids!

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

o       1+ year of Grant writing experience

o       Technology-savvy marketing professional

o       Strong emphasis on execution, quality control and attention to detail

o       Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

o       Superior communication skills; writing, negotiation, expectation setting, presentation

o       HTML, Web 2.0, Audio / Video skills are highly desired

 

EDUCATION:

BS/BA Degree Desired

 

Interested candidates should send a letter of intent, & resume to jesse@c4ktx.org

 

Computer-4-Kids!

2928 Manor Rd.

Austin, TX 78722

http://www.c4ktx.org