December 6, 2021
EcoHealth Alliance seeks a Communications and Public Relations Coordinator who will ensure EcoHealth Alliance’s positive footprint on the global stage by overseeing communications across a wide array of media, and proactively overseeing relations with donors, policymakers and other stakeholders. The Communications and Public Relations Coordinator will work closely with the President, the Executive Team, senior science staff, the Board, and institutional partners, to set and execute strategy including social media management, digital fundraising, website management, blogging, and special events. The position is responsible for ensuring overall branding integrity and marketing materials across the organization, and proactively monitoring policy measures of relevance to EcoHealth Alliance. This position requires strong organizational skills, a keen eye for design, excellent written and oral communication skills, content development and social media expertise, and an ability to prioritize as well as multi-task in an exciting and fast-paced environment. It also requires a deep understanding of how science is portrayed by the media, and experience working with journalists who actively report on emerging diseases, One Health and conservation science and policy.
At EcoHealth Alliance, our vision is a workplace with a diverse and talented staff where people want to come, to stay, do their best work, and grow. We recruit, employ, train, compensate and promote our staff without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, or socioeconomic status. This position is based at EcoHealth Alliance in New York City and will entail extensive domestic and international travel. EcoHealth Alliance offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, and vision coverage, and a 403(b) pension plan. EcoHealth Alliance is proud and deeply committed to being an equal opportunity employer.
How to Apply:
Send an email with a single attachment labeled with your first and last name only (“first last.pdf”) in PDF format containing (a) a cover letter, (b) CV, and (c) three references to email@example.com with “2021 COM PR COORD JOB APPLICATION” in the subject line. If you would like to be considered for more than one job position, please indicate that in your cover letter and list your order of preference. Emails without the subject line or with multiple attachments will not be reviewed. No formal text is required within the body of your email, since emails will not be evaluated. All inquires will receive an automatic response confirming receipt. Applicants will be evaluated and only appropriate candidates will be contacted.
Thank you for your interest in EcoHealth Alliance!