Caribbean School seeks a talented and experienced Marketing and Communications Officer to help develop a comprehensive media and marketing plan that strengthens the School’s brand presence and outreach within the school and surrounding community. Requirements include strong knowledge of the industry, and familiarity with local media outlets and various civic, commercial and cultural groups throughout Ponce and southern region.
KEY SKILLS and RESPONSIBILITIES
The ideal candidate has prior experience working with nonprofits, and a keen understand of how to use different social media platforms to attract different followers and strengthen the school’s overall brand and interest among the school community.
We are looking for a self-starter who possesses the drive, creativity and technical know-how to manage multiple projects independently, while working collaboratively with various stakeholders to advance the larger mission and interests of the school.
Specific areas of responsibility include:
Development of all program marketing materials (promotional materials and presentations) as well as written material for media and communications (including press releases).
Managing Social Media (Face Book, Instagram, LinkedIn, Website)
Manage presence in social networking sites
Write editorial content
Engage in conversations and answer question
Create and upload videos
Post and comment on relevant blogs Seed content into social networks
Manage social media campaigns and day to day activities
Enhance the overall design quality the school website with additional content and images that provide windows into the daily life of the school.
Assisting to activities such as Fairs in Malls of the south region, participating in booth and promotions in important yearly activities (island wide) as SHRM, Camera de Comercio , Industriales and other local activities.
Assisting with the planning, organizing, and hosting of various internal and external fundraising campaigns and school events Alumi: Actively build donor lists and maintain a tracking system.
Completed Bachelor’s Degree
Minimum two years of relevant experience in similar role
Excellent communications, presentations and writing skills in Spanish and English
About Caribbean School Inc.
The Caribbean School is a private, English language, college preparatory school located in the coastal city of Ponce in southern Puerto Rico. All of our classes are taught in the English language, with the obvious exception of Spanish. Most of our students speak Spanish at home, but are just as comfortable speaking in English. Spanish at Caribbean School is taught as a second “first” language. In this way the school fosters an appreciation of Puerto Rican heritage and serves as a bridge between cultures.