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Public Relations Manager

*Note: the following is a volunteer, unpaid, part time position requiring consistent hours and a long term commitment. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid work.*

The nonprofit news organization WhoWhatWhy is looking for a volunteer Public Relations Manager. You will work remotely and on your own schedule, though we require a minimum commitment of 5-8 hours a week. 

Who We Are

We are a remarkable news organization and community that is making a difference, setting a new standard, and innovating on every front. A nonprofit that accepts no advertising, WhoWhatWhy is staffed largely with skilled volunteers dedicated to elevating public awareness and fostering a more vigorous democracy.  

To Apply

Please send your resume and a customized cover letter that explains why you're a good fit for us. We will not accept candidates who appear to be mass applying. You must confirm your acceptance and understanding that this is a volunteer role.

Qualifications

  • Prior experience in public relations or media and communications
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • An expansive network of media contacts
  • A charismatic personality
  • The ability to sell a brand

Responsibilities

  • Craft a positive public image for the WhoWhatWhy brand
  • Maintain records of publicity mentions
  • Assist in the planning and executing of digital PR campaigns to build brand recognition
  • Research and construct compelling narratives for pitching to donors 
  • Develop relationships with influential media to secure and grow coverage

Benefits and Perks

  • Work from home, part-time, on your own schedule while immersed in a highly professional, supportive, creative, intellectually-stimulating virtual environment
  • Acquire valuable new skills in marketing, public relations and donor outreach
  • Learn the nuts and bolts of nonprofit operations
  • Collaborate with smart, accomplished coworkers
  • Grow a network of contacts
  • Enhance your resume
  • Delve into cutting-edge issues at the center of the public discourse
  • Have fun
  • Make a difference
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