Welcome to the PRSA Portland Metro Chapter Job Center

We are proud to serve our communications professionals and the organizations who want to hire the best and brightest in our region.

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To submit information about a position in your organization, contact us at jobs@prsa-portland.org.  Be sure to include a brief position description, a telephone number and/or email address for applicants to contact, a web link to guide candidates to additional information and a closing date for the position.  Please also include your contact information.

Current positions

DoveLewis – Communications Specialist

DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital is a certified teaching hospital that employs over 40 licensed medical professionals and specialists. In 2010, we harnessed the expertise of our staff and launched On The Floor @Dove (OTF) as an extension of our teaching mission. Since our launch, we have grown our user base of veterinary hospitals, schools, and individual users to include accounts from over 140 countries. Recently named one of the Top 15 Veterinary Websites by VMD Technology, OTF is a modern, high-quality, and ever growing website built for veterinarians, technicians, assistants, front office staff, and practice managers.

We are seeking an experienced Communications Specialist with an entrepreneurial spirit to execute all of OTF’s social media and digital and print marketing activities with the goal of increasing user engagement and conversion. The ideal candidate must possess excellent writing skills, creativity, and skill in marketing strategy, execution, and analytics. You will be a “one-person marketing team” and thrive on the challenge of growing our already established brand presence. Prior veterinary experience is not required, but the passion for technology and to learn about the veterinary industry in-depth is essential.

Required Qualifications

We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen required.

To Apply

Visit our website at www.dovelewis.org/about-us/employment-opportunities/ to complete an online application and submit your resume and cover letter.

Content Marketing Manager – United Way

United Way is seeking a Content Marketing Manager (Professional Storyteller) to support and help advance United Way’s mission of breaking the cycle of childhood poverty in our region. Responsibilities include writing compelling brand, segmented, and program stories that drive engagement with United Way. Drive the development and publication of United Way stories on web properties, social media, marketing collateral, and other channels. Magnify the extent and impact of all campaigns and develop compelling, highly shareable, and creative content that will make United Way’s brand messaging, our work within the community, as well as fundraising and advertising campaigns resonate with our various audience. 3-5 years’ experience in Marketing, preferably writing content for nonprofit marketing purposes; BA degree in a related field; or a comparable combination of experience and education. Hiring Range of $46,102 to $56,475, DOE. For a full job description and to apply, click here: www.unitedway-pdx.org/careers. Position closes 8/3/14 or when filled. An Equal Opportunity Employer

Marketing, PR or Communications Intern – Salem Public Library

Salem Public Library seeks an intern with marketing, communications or similar major to help launch the new “Did You Know” program alerting the public to lesser-known services and programs at the library.

The program will benefit the community by widening awareness and usage of the library’s technical, educational and entertainment offerings. Target audiences include both current users and under-served groups.

This is a paid internship. In addition to a small stipend, staff will assist with academic credit. Pay is $10 per hour, limited a total of 300 hours. A flexible schedule will accommodate both intern and library needs.

Under the direction of a library administrator, the intern will use various media to raise public awareness of many features available at the library. Work may include writing for publication, posting to website, speaking to groups, helping with radio or community TV presentations.

Required qualifications:

Major in a relevant discipline

Good written, verbal and organizational skills

“New media” skills

Knowledge of Salem-Keizer area

To apply, send a resume, a reference from a faculty member, and a cover letter describing your experience in promoting a product, service or event. Explain your role and responsibilities in the project and what you learned from it.

Send letter to: Salem Public Library, Attn: BJ Toewe, P.O. Box 14810, Salem, OR 97309

Must be received by July 31, 2014