Communications Associate

 

The Communications Associate works with the Communications Director to create and strategize digital content for upcoming programs.

To apply, please send your resume and a brief note expressing your interest to patrick@theatreprometheus.org with the subject line “Communications Associate.”

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with colleagues in Development, HR, and Production to strategize social media campaigns for upcoming events

  • Engaging audiences on social media by responding to comments and questions

  • Creating promotional graphics for social media and newsletter emails, in tandem with Communications Director

  • Resizing photos and adjusting copy for different digital platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, website, email newsletter)

  • Occasionally taking photos for social media posts at Theatre Prometheus events (fundraisers, opening nights, rehearsals)

  • Supporting Communications Director with press outreach

Requirements:

  • At least one year's experience working at a non-profit, preferably theatre-related

  • Fluent in major social media platforms and best practices

  • Familiar with website editing and upkeep (particularly Squarespace)

  • Passion for diverse, women-focused theatre

  • Works well independently and as part of a team

  • A flair for the creative!

Please note that we are not currently able to provide payment for this position. We use our limited funds to pay artists and tech crew, and none of the administrative team takes any compensation. We are eager to work with you to grow our budget to the point that we can change this!

When applying, please keep in mind our mission: to promote diverse, women-focused theatre both by and for the communities we live in.

Theatre Prometheus brings diverse perspectives to the stage - and our administrative team - but we don’t stop there. We proactively ensure that all voices are welcomed. We value the opportunity to work with people of many identities and life experiences in our DC community.