Published both in print (mailed to 700 subscribers) and online (emailed to 3,700+ subscribers), the NAMI Clackamas (NAMI-CC) bi-monthly newsletter is a vital source of communication between NAMI-CC and our community. The Assistant Editor provides critical support while gaining layout and publishing experience. Average time commitment is 5-10 hours per week depnding on how close to publication dates it is. Primary responsibilities of the Assistant Editor are to:
Assist staff and Volunteer Newsletter Editor to:
Coordinate online or print publishing cycle and manage assigned content areas
Establish goals and expectations
Suggest stories and generate headline ideas in alignment with targeted audience’s preferences and NAMI's mission
Oversee layout (artwork, design, photography)
Proofread, edit and improve stories or pieces
Cooperate and liaise with NAMI CC staff designers, photographers, writers, etc.
Comply with media law and ethical guidelines
Position qualifications include:
Must live in Oregon (will need to come to the office during publication time)
Experience as an editor/proof reader
Reliable computer with high speed internet access (can work remotely most of the time)
Ability to work independently and remotely
Very detail-oriented, strong writing/editing/proofreading skills
Team player able to fill in when needed and available
Experience with, and have on your computer, MS Publisher, MS Office, and Adobe
Familiarity with SEO and social media best practices
About NAMI-CC (National Alliance on Mental Illness of Clackamas County)
10202 SE 32nd Ave., Ste 501, Milwaukie, OR 97222, US
NAMI Clackamas is a grassroots organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for everyone impacted by mental health issues through support, education, and advocacy. Our vision is hope, health, acceptance, and community for everyone impacted by mental illness.
A grassroots organization for and by people with mental illness, whether in themselves or a family member.
Advocacy & Human Rights
Computers & Technology
People with Disabilities
We'll work with your schedule.
10202 SE 32nd Ave Ste. 501MilwaukieMilwaukie, OR97222
October 6, 2020
Copy Writing / Copy Editing
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Microsoft Office Suite
Graphic Design / Print
Must be at least 18
5 - 10 hours/week depending on how close to publication dates it is.
Must live in Oregon. Must have reliable computer with required software - MS Publisher, MS Office, and Adobe and be proficent in all.