Media Coordinator for China

Position Objective:

To coordinate PETA Asia’s media-based campaigns in Chinese-speaking regions.

Term of Employment:

Full-time

Reports to:

Vice President

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Help develop marketing and media plans to reach specific audiences according to various celebrity campaigns, video launches, investigations, or other news releases
  • Service media releases and make follow-up calls to press
  • Prepare, translate, and manage news releases for celebrity ads and videos, investigations, and other campaigns
  • Develop media target lists for issue and campaign coverage
  • Help coordinate media efforts at the launch of celebrity campaigns or news conferences
  • Maintain and update a media database
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge of animal rights issues
  • Demonstrated excellent written and oral skills in both English and Chinese, Some knowledge of media outlets and how to effectively reach them preferred
  • Proven ability to work well under pressure and within tight deadlines
  • Self-motivation and the proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people
  • Ability and willingness to travel, as needed
  • Adherence to a vegan lifestyle
  • Supportive position vis-à-vis PETA’s philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA’s positions on issues

How to Apply

Deadline for this position is: October 20, 2016

To apply for a position with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Asia, please complete this application form. Because of the high number of submissions received, applications are not accepted by other means. Depending on your experience and your country of residence, some positions may require you to work as an independent contractor. Independent contractors are not employees and are not entitled to benefits.