Communications Associate

Apply by March 17, 2020

Closed Loop Partners is a New York based investment firm comprised of venture capital, growth equity, private equity, project finance and an innovation center focused on building the circular economy. Closed Loop Partners is seeking a driven, passionate Communications Associate to spread the word about Closed Loop Partners’ work.

Responsibilities Include:
● Assisting and working with the Director of Communications at Closed Loop Partners
● Draft media advisories and press releases; develop targeted media lists; distribute press materials; and track media coverage
● Plan, write, and edit content across social media, website, blogs, and e-newsletter
● Conduct research, fact-check, and proofread a wide range of print and digital content
● Collaborate and consult on all CLP graphic design needs including web site,
infographics, decks, event invites, and reports
● Develop and execute on strategies to increase audience engagement across multiple channels
● Plan and execute stakeholder workshops, roundtables and events
● Communicate with vendors and freelancers to ensure timely and accurate issuing of contracts,invoices, and payments
● Participate in special projects as needed

Qualifications:
• Minimum three years post-college experience within the relevant fields of public relations, communications, or related sectors
• Interest in sustainability, the circular economy, and recycling
• Strong writing, editing, and communication skills
• Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and thoroughness
• Strong critical and analytical skills
• Strong skill in social media and current trends
• Mastery of Microsoft Office Suite
• Familiarity with email service providers such as MailChimp and Constant Contact a plus
• Familiarity with media contact databases (Meltwater, Cision, etc.) a plus
• A dynamic, enthusiastic individual who can take both initiative and direction
• A team player who enjoys collaboration

Closed Loop Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

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