Communications & Outreach Associates- Caribbean American Heritage Month

Cause Areas


Thu Mar 01, 2018 - Tue Jul 31, 2018


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Communications and Outreach Specialist will Lead in the execution of Communication and Outreach Strategy for Caribbean American Heritage Month in June. Activities include: Diaspora and Development, National Legislative Week, and World Ocean’s Day (June 8). We are looking for a driven Communication and Outreach Experts to attract and interact with targeted communities and coordinate national efforts.


  • Coordination of national efforts related to Caribbean American Heritage Month
  • Help coordinate external advocacy efforts, outreach programs and business initiatives
  • Draft press releases and prepare presentation material
  • Assist in Database Management
  • Outreach to Caribbean-American businesses
  • Create communications plan and schedule


  • Degree in public relations, marketing communications or related field
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Interest in public affairs or politics
  • Fluency in English
  • A commitment of at least four months

To apply, contact: Norma Toussaint,
Please include in Subject Line: Communications & Outreach Associate- Caribbean American Heritage Month


  • Journalism
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Content Management Systems
  • Public Relations
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • 4-8 Hours per Week
  • Ability to Work alone and without day to day supervision

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