Appalachian Mountain Club

Seeking a Digital Media Associate

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

Are you passionate about the outdoors? The Appalachian Mountain Club is the nation’s oldest conservation organization, with 12 Chapters from Maine to Washington D.C. Our New York-North Jersey Chapter is looking for a Digital Media Associate to join our Communications team. Reporting to the Chapter’s Communications Chair, the Digital Media Associate will produce fun and dynamic content on all our platforms and develop new ways of engaging our followers and growing our audience.

Qualifications:
-Experience developing and executing content strategies
-Knowledgeable about conservation issues in the news and on social media
-Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Strong design skills
-Ability to shoot and edit photos and videos
-A collaborative mindset and a sense of humor
-Spanish speaker a plus

Responsibilities:
-Prepare a monthly content calendar
-Respond to news throughout the month
-Attend at least one Chapter trip per month and post videos and photos
-Work with Chapter leaders to source content
-Engage followers on social media
-Assist with Chapter website and publications
-Organize quarterly photo contests
-Facilitate live-streaming on Facebook and Instagram when necessary

This is a contract position with competitive compensation. BIPOC and LGBTQ+ candidates are encouraged to apply. Please submit a cover letter, resume or Linkedin, links to your work, and three ideas on how you would improve the Chapter’s social media presence to jen.mccaffery.amc@gmail.com.


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