Position Start: December
Position Type: Full-time
Location: Greenville or Charleston, SC
Salary Range: $45-50k, based on experience
Benefits: 100% Medical, Dental & Vision; 5% Retirement Plan Match
The South Carolina Environmental Law Project (SCELP) is now accepting applications for a Communications Associate. SCELP was founded in 1987 to meet the critical need for specialized non-profit legal services for environmental protection in South Carolina.
As a non-profit public interest environmental law firm, we use our legal expertise to protect land, water and communities across South Carolina and to achieve a vision where our land, water and communities are protected and SC laws and policies prioritize life sustaining natural systems.
SCELP has a main office in Georgetown and satellite offices in Columbia, Greenville and Mt. Pleasant.
SCELP is seeking a Communications Associate to help our Communications Team leverage social media and digital engagement to shape and broadcast our story and messaging in ways that promote our work, reputation, and mission.
The position is responsible for devising and executing the organization’s social media (SM) content creation and strategies, as well as working alongside the Communications Manager to support and execute broader organizational communications strategies. Major responsibilities include daily management and postings to key SM accounts; active SM engagement and monitoring of conversations with supporters and influencers; design of SM graphics and visuals; development of SM strategies to support the goals of the Communications and Marketing Plan; tracking, analysis, and reporting of SM metrics; updating general website content; and supporting other communications and marketing functions as necessary.
The position reports to the Communications Manager and will work closely with the Development Team.
The goals and key responsibilities of this position include the following:
Management of Social Media Accounts (40%)
Development of Social Media Strategies (20%)
Support Communications Team (20%)
Graphic Design and Brand Management (10%)
Evaluation and Metrics (10%)
Qualifications & Experience
The Communications Associate is expected to be current and knowledgeable about best practices in traditional, digital and other media with a willingness to continue learning as the industry evolves, and to have a sound knowledge of the structure and content of the English language. Specific requirements for this position include:
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As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to employment practices that ensure that employees and applicants for employment are provided with equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other factor that is not related to the position.