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English for New Bostonians Communications and Development Associate in Central Boston, Massachusetts

Use your social media savvy, organizing skills, and passion for equitable opportunities for immigrants as English for New Bostonians? Communication and Development Associate! English for New Bostonians (ENB) creates opportunities for immigrants to learn English and pursue their educational, economic and civic aspirations. ENB?s strategy includes investment, innovation, leadership and advocacy. We support English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) programs and lead the statewide English Works Campaign uniting employers, community leaders, students, unions, and educators in the call for greater investment in English language learning programs. Each year, ENB programs provide a gateway for 1,100 immigrants to fully participate in economic and civic life. If you are highly organized, a great writer, savvy social media user, and comfortable with databases, join ENB as our next Communications and Development Associate. You will: ? Help meet ENB?s mission by drafting content that promotes ENB?s work, elevates the voices of immigrants, and makes clear how critical English learning is for immigrants, businesses, and an equitable society. ? Contribute to our fundraising by assisting with our successful annual campaigns and special events; and ? Keep us on track with a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude toward inputting database information, drafting meeting minutes, and juggling logistics for everything from an event to a mass mailing to email blasts to our supporters. You will not be bored! Reporting to the Director of Development, you will bring your love of clear, compelling, energizing writing to crafting compelling and interactive social media posts, website updates, a monthly newsletter, and special projects, particularly around our 20th Anniversary celebrations. The Communications and Development Associate will quickly get to know and understand ENB?s cutting edge work for immigrant education, workforce development and social justice and be able to convey our successes to a wider audience. The Associate will enthusiastically support the Director of Development with the many important details that contribute to successful fundraising such as an accurate database, excellent quality for every event, and prompt donor communications. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the critical role immigrants play in our success as a country, and that learning English plays in enabling immigrants to fully participate in work, education, and community. ENB is growing quickly, and sustainable growth requires properly telling donors and the community about our successes. Those with graphics design, marketing, development, or even storytelling backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Responsibilities Communications ? 50%: ? Craft content about ESOL students, ENB programs, events, advocacy issues, and other important and interesting information about the organization, its mission, and immigrants? contributions. ? Develop and maintain a regular schedule for posting on social media, drafting email blasts, and producing annual written materials such as the annual report and 20th Anniversary updates. ? Identify metrics that demonstrate the success of ENB?s communications efforts and track and share metrics with the Development Director and the entire staff. ? Collaborate with other ENB staff to create program and organizational collateral when needed, including the annual report, program flyers and ads, etc. (graphic design consultant may assume larger projects). ? Help develop or update materials, outreach and communications for ENB initiatives, including ENB?s English Works Business Council. ? Maintain website, including content updates and basic technical functionality. Events? 20% Complete job description: