Organization: Eugene Peace Team
Type of position: PR/Special Event
Purpose: Assist with the development and implementation of an effective and innovative marketing and outreach plan. Our mission during Peace Week (Sept. 14-21) is to inspire, inform, mobilize and support year-round activities promoting security, prosperity, and quality of life, the foundations of a culture of peace.
Duties: • research relevant information & prepare press releases, posters, flyers, PSA's • manage internet-based communication through website, Facebook, newsletter, calendars, bloggers and cooperating networks • determine best timing for PR & PSA releases to print, radio and TV • contact appropriate media editorial staff, request feature articles & interviews • raise visibility and status of Peace Week with business, governmental and non-governmental organizations • develop branding * consult with David Hazen at home office, 4349 Shadow Wood Drive in SE Eugene once per week • attend planning team meetings (every other Tuesday at 1 PM, 60 minutes, at CALC, 458 Blair Blvd.) • listen to Cities Peace team webinars (every 3 weeks, 60 minutes) live or recorded
Start Date: June-July 2014End Date: September 28, 2014
Unpaid time commitment of approximately 6-10 hours per week.
Minimum course requirements: need to have taken at least the first two PR classes (principles of public relations and the media relations/media writing class).
Submit resume, cover letter and three writing/multimedia samples to David Hazen at email@example.com.