LACE Productions is a new theater and film production company looking for an Outreach Coordinator for our first production this August 2016.
LACE Productions is dedicated to putting women of intersecting identities at the center of epic experiences. Our upcoming project is The Unbelievers (By: Hannah Rittner), a one-act play. Set in Iraq, it follows Orli (a conflict photographer) and Sanaa (a Yazidi activist) after they’ve been captured by ISIS. The story is about the indomitable power of sisterhood and what women do to help one another during profound injustice.
The Outreach Coordinator will:
-Spearhead the social media and audience outreach strategy via social media, direct correspondence, and word of mouth
-Collaborate with website and find a web-designer
-Manage/Post on our social media sites: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
-Strategize with Publicist about positive venues/publications/websites for our show to be advertised, collaborate with them through our social media sites to create a dynamic and robust public persona.
Liaise with artists, Publicist, and partnering non-profits to acquire materials that will engage the public
-Outstanding oral and written communication skills
-Theatre literate or profoundly interested in expanding knowledge in ---Toronto’s theatre community
-Confident in working independently and leading others
-Comfortable with public speaking
-Comfortable with discussing politically charged material
-Inventive—shows an ability to create a warm and marketing engaging -strategy for a play with challenging subject matter
-Demonstrates a love for the arts
-Confident in developing a high volume of social media followers
-Minimum of 2 years training in Journalism, PR, or Marketing
-Comfortable generating interest in various multimedia platforms
-Ability to establish media connections, a strong asset
TIME AND COMPENSATION:
The position will begin in April just before a public announcement about the production and its venue. 3-5 hours a week, with an increase closer to show date.
Please send Resume, Cover Letter, References and a 150-word proposal for Outreach for The Unbelievers to firstname.lastname@example.org By Friday, March 4th
**We are an equal opportunity company. We encourage ALL qualified to apply. Indigenous Peoples, LGTBQIA, Women of Color, intersecting identities all welcome!**
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