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Looking for a job on Long Island where you can make a difference? Long Island Cares, Inc. may be the place for you.

At Long Island Cares, we know that a dedicated and skilled staff is one of our most important resources. Our diverse staff ranges from people with expertise in agency relations, accounting and fundraising and development to food procurement, nutrition, warehouse management, community outreach and social work. But they all share one in thing in common: the desire to make a difference.


COORDINATOR FOR PUBLIC, MEDIA AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS (Part Time/Full Time)

Long Island Cares, Inc. is currently recruiting for the position of Coordinator for Public, Media and Community Relations for the regional food bank and humanitarian organization founded by singer/songwriter and social activist Harry Chapin in 1980.  Long Island Cares supports 380 contract member agencies, operates in four locations on Long Island, and employs a staff of 49.  This position includes maintaining ongoing and proactive relations with all areas of the media, writing press releases, coordinating press conferences, designing informational materials related to Long Island Cares’ programs and services, maintaining a database of all media contacts, developing long-range public relations plans, and collaborating with social media staff.

REQUIREMENTS

Hands-on, energetic and detail-oriented team player with excellent analytical, communication, and writing skills.  A Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, public relations, communications and/or 5+ years of experience in communications and public relations is preferred.   Familiarity with media sources and coordinating public relations initiatives is required.  This full-time position requires some evening and weekend hours, and local travel.

Long Island Cares, Inc. offers competitive salaries based upon educational background and experience, excellent fringe benefits including, 403b plan, conference time, and the opportunity to work in an innovative and flexible corporate environment.  Submit cover letter, salary requirements and resume to: ppachter@licares.org


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Este Empleador Participa en E-Verify.

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Si usted tiene derecho a trabajar, no deje que nadie se lo quite.


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