Literature for All of Us: Social and Digital Media Assistant

DEPARTMENT: Literature for All of Us

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Winter 2020

Literature for All of Us is a Chicago-based nonprofit that uses books and writing to facilitate circles of connection, healing and growth in the face of social inequity. We provide trauma-informed weekly book groups across Chicago and Evanston, and are located in Edgewater. 

The Social and Digital Media Assistant will help elevate our presence on various social media platforms, particularly Facebook and Instagram. Working with the Communications Manager, they will plan, create and publish regular content that engages the different communities we serve. This role might also assist with email marketing campaigns, website, e-newsletters, online research, and more.

Interested applicants should send a resume and a brief letter of interest and/or relevant experience to joe@literatureforallofus.org 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

Excellent computer skills, some familiarity with using social media for organizing, attention to detail, and ability to work with minimal supervision. Photography, video production, and/or graphic design skills are a major plus. This position is ideal for someone interested in contemporary literature, poetry, visual arts, and working with young people.

PAY RATE:  $15.00/hr  

CONTACT NAME: Joe Shansky

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-869-7323

CONTACT EMAIL: joe@literatureforallofus.org