Freelance Publicist

Freelance Publicist

CATEGORY: Administrative

CO/LAB Theater Group
New York, NY
US

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

THE BOTTOM LINE:

CO/LAB Theater Group seeks a temporary freelance Publicist to focus on earning media coverage for its upcoming events and programs. This contractor would ideally begin work with CO/LAB on December 15th, 2020.

 

CO/LAB Theater Group is committed to creating an inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our organizational values state “All Are Welcome” at CO/LAB—applicants of all races, religions, gender identities or expressions, familial statuses, sexual orientations, ages, or disabilities are highly encouraged to apply. We are committed to continually diversifying our team and we aim to include new voices and experiences to our work.

 

WE’RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO CAN JUMP ON BOARD AND: 

-Develop a press strategy to increase visibility and coverage of CO/LAB and its programs

-Create news releases for distribution and manage follow-up with interested sources

-Earn coverage for CO/LAB through feature stories and interviews in relevant media outlets



WE’RE HOPING YOU CAN SAY YES TO ALL OR MOST OF THE FOLLOWING:

-I have relevant education, work, or volunteer experience that would apply to this position.

-I have exceptional communication and organizational skills.

-I am goal-oriented, driven, and able to work on several projects at once.

-I love to collaborate but can also work independently.

-I am solution-oriented and willing to contribute my creative ideas to the team.

-I respect and will abide by CO/LAB’s core values (Check out our core values below!)

TELL ME MORE ABOUT THIS JOB: 

-The position reports to the Director of Communication.

-This position is remote, part-time/temporary, currently planned for from December 15, 2020 to February 15, 2021. Work hours are flexible, with an expectation of roughly 5-10 hours per week, including weekly check-ins with the Director of Communication.

-Salary commensurate with experience.

ABOUT CO/LAB: 

CO/LAB Theater Group is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing Creative Opportunities without Limits And Boundaries. CO/LAB offers individuals with developmental disabilities a creative and social outlet through theater arts. Through our programming, we encourage actors to collaborate as an ensemble and discover their individual voices. CO/LAB creates a safe, judgment-free, and neuro-diverse environment that allows participants the opportunity to express themselves both in class and on stage. We seek to honor and celebrate every individual. CO/LAB aims to offer financially accessible programs to all.


Our organizational core values which guide our daily work:

-All are welcome; CO/LAB fosters a community with open doors that is supportive of people with all abilities, beliefs, and backgrounds.

-CO/LAB honors and celebrates each individual for who they are. We value everyone's unique contribution to our ensemble at large.

-We set the bar high, artistically, and administratively. We are ambitious. We learn, grow, and thoughtfully apply our knowledge.

At CO/LAB we listen carefully, encourage new ideas, and collaborate with team members.

-We are determined to have generous, honest, passionate, joyful people leading the organization.

-We recommend perusing our website and social media channels to find out more about our team and our work!

 

TELL ME HOW TO APPLY: 

-Apply at https://www.colabtheatergroup.com/get-involved by December 4th.

-Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. No phone calls, please.

DURATION

December 15, 2020 -

HOW TO APPLY

APPLY ONLINE

https://www.colabtheatergroup.com/get-involved