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Organization: Committee of 100 (C-100)
Website: www.committee100.org
Headquarters: New York, New York

The Committee of 100 is an international non-partisan leadership organization of over 150 extraordinary Chinese Americans in business, government, academia, entertainment, and the arts. Founded in 1990 by I.M. Pei, Yo-Yo Ma, Henry S. Tang, Oscar Tang, Shirley Young, and the late Chien-Shiung Wu, the Committee has been committed for over 25 years to a dual mission of promoting the full participation and inclusion of Chinese Americans in all fields of American life, and encouraging constructive relations between the peoples of the United States and Greater China.

Position: COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST – Full-Time

Location: New York City

Reports to: Executive Director

REQUIREMENTS / QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5+ years of strategic corporate communication and public affairs experience, preferrably in an agency setting, with exposure to media and government relations
  • Native English speaker with exceptional writing, storytelling and analytical skills
  • Able to consistently produce flawless written deliverables under tight deadlines
  • Strong proficiency in social media outreach, including usage of Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn (WeChat, Zhihu, and other Chinese social media platforms are a plus)
  • Demonstrated interest and passion for C-100’s dual mission
  • Strong tactical skills but able to contribute to thinking on strategy, substance and sustainability
  • Proven track record in developing and implementing successful communications and/or media relations campaigns
  • Must have strong grasp of Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint; cloud-based doc-sharing platforms experience is a plus i.e. google drive/docs, dropbox, etc.
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in communication, public relations, international relations or related field
  • Professional appearance, a positive attitude, attention to detail, strong management skills and ability to work well with others
  • Visual graphics skills and WordPress management experience is a plus

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with Executive Director to implement a wide range of strategic communication and issues management campaigns, supporting members-led initiatives and elevating the impact of mission-driven activities
  • Quickly build understanding and knowledge of the organization’s stakeholders, priorities and unique positioning
  • Create and manage diverse written materials that strengthen positioning and support organizational priorities; written materials include blogs, newsletters, marketing collateral, program or event briefs, policy briefs, fundraising collateral, status reports, media correspondence
  • Manage social media and digital content, providing regular stream of updates to stakeholders
  • Develop communication standards and processes for internal operations; implement an aggressive editorial calendar to significantly elevate organization’s engagement with stakeholders
  • Set and oversee measurable indicators for communication and outreach goals
  • Review written material by others, and ensure appropriate quality and representative voice in all communications
  • Create web banners and infographics
  • Play a key role in outreach activities, including organizing of special events, media events, media relations, social media and briefings
  • Serve as a key team leader that mentors and drives the work of interns, volunteers and possibly entry level staff

DESIRED QUALITIES

  • MA preferred but not required
  • Mandarin and English language skills
  • U.S.-China cross-cultural experience in academic or work setting
  • Strong design sense
  • Strong grasp of issues surrounding U.S.-China policy
  • Proficiency in Chinese social media outreach
  • Entrepreneurial and proactive problem-solver
  • Corporate etiquette experience within a professional global team

Please describe your qualifications and explain your interest in this position in an emailserving as a formal cover letter, to: hr@committee100.org  (Please attach your CV/resume)

Organization: Committee of 100 (C-100)
Website: www.committee100.org
Headquarters: New York, New York

The Committee of 100 is an international non-partisan leadership organization of over 150 extraordinary Chinese Americans in business, government, academia, entertainment, and the arts. Founded in 1990 by I.M. Pei, Yo-Yo Ma, Henry S. Tang, Oscar Tang, Shirley Young, and the late Chien-Shiung Wu, the Committee has been committed for over 25 years to a dual mission of promoting the full participation and inclusion of Chinese Americans in all fields of American life, and encouraging constructive relations between the peoples of the United States and Greater China.

Position: Writer – Part-Time

Location: Flexible

The Committee of 100 is currently seeking consultants or freelancers with exceptional writing, storytelling and analytical skills; must be able to produce flawless written deliverables under tight deadlines; written materials include marketing collateral, annual reports, program and event briefs, policy briefs, grant proposals and other fundraising collateral, status reports, media correspondence; some graphics skills a plus.

Please describe your qualifications and explain your interest in this position in an email, serving as a formal cover letter, to: hr@committee100.org  (Please attach your CV/resume)

 

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Organization: Committee of 100 (C-100)
Website: www.committee100.org
Headquarters: New York, New York

The Committee of 100 is an international non-partisan leadership organization of over 150 extraordinary Chinese Americans in business, government, academia, entertainment, and the arts. Founded in 1990 by I.M. Pei, Yo-Yo Ma, Henry S. Tang, Oscar Tang, Shirley Young, and the late Chien-Shiung Wu, the Committee has been committed for over 25 years to a dual mission of promoting the full participation and inclusion of Chinese Americans in all fields of American life, and encouraging constructive relations between the peoples of the United States and Greater China.

Intern – Full-Time and Part-Time Positions Available

Location: New York City

Reports to: Full-Time Staff, with opportunity to work directly with senior level staff  

Tasks:

  • Provide programmatic, event management, and administrative assistance
  • Tasks will depend on skills offered

Qualifications:

  • Committed to Asian American and/or U.S.-China issues
  • Pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in reputable school
  • Highly driven and detail-oriented
  • Professional demeanor
  • Able to produce written deliverables with zero spelling and grammatical mistakes
  • Competency in Chinese language and culture is a plus

Schedule/Compensation:

  • Candidates should be available to work 10-20 hours a week (part-time). Work Study is an option.
  • Unpaid internship

Please describe your qualifications and explain your interest in this position in an emailserving as a formal cover letter, to: hr@committee100.org  (Please attach your CV/resume)

If you’re interested in participating as a volunteer at the Committee of 100, please forward your resume to hr@committee100.org. Thank you for your interest in supporting our mission!
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