Marketing Assistant

Reston, VA
Apr 14, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity for someone with a year or 2 of marketing experience. 
  • Support the implementation of annual strategic communications plans for specific departments
  • Write copy to promote the value of the organization: emails, press releases, newsletters (electronic and print), fact sheets, info-graphics, social media.
  • Support the marketing/communication departments ongoing efforts to collaborate with staff and determine marketing campaigns
  • Track trends and best practices in the industry and make recommendations to department accordingly.
  • Organize and maintain a library of photo and video assets  
  • Support all media outreach, and editing and distributing of content; help track media coverage, decipher metrics, build press lists and coordinate messaging with team.
  • 2+ years working in marketing and communications with proven ability to execute effective communications initiatives.
  • BA/BS in related field
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong relationship-building skills
  • Excellent writing skills required.
  • Adept at managing multiple projects at once, maintaining budgets and timeline
  • Ability to prioritize large volumes of projects and effectively see them through to conclusion, required
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to travel domestically occasionally, including weekends.