Green Job of the Day: Marketing Associate, Cleantech Open (Redwood City, CA)

Green Job of the Day is a feature of Green Collar Blog which highlights a job opening pertaining to environmental or social responsibility.

Job: Marketing Associate
Organization: Cleantech Open
Location: Redwood City, CA

An excerpt of the job announcement follows below. You can review the complete job announcement here.  The application deadline is September 5, 2010.

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The Cleantech Open is a non-profit that finds, funds and fosters entrepreneurs with big ideas that address today’s most urgent energy, environmental and economic challenges. A small, enthusiastic staff based in Redwood City, California works with hundreds of volunteers across the country to run the world’s largest clean technology business competition.

We are currently seeking a Marketing Associate to join the communications and marketing team. This position will be on a full-time volunteer, trial basis for 30-90 days, followed by an evaluation for longer-term employment.

Position Responsibilities Include:

  • Social media management, including creating and updating Twitter content, posts on Facebook and monitoring press hits
  • Assistance with writing newsletters and sending html emails to the newsletter list and specific groups
  • Communication with partners regarding publicity of events and network outreach
  • Recruitment and coordination of volunteer calling, emailing and event outreach campaigns for marketing large events
  • Active participation in planning meetings, including contributing ideas and suggestions
  • Organization of Cleantech Open information, including contact information and deadlines
  • Updating and editing of the Web siteperformance.

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