Post Brothers announce the launch of Piazza Pod Park, located on Germantown Avenue at N. 2nd Street. This mixed-use community destination will feature 35,000 square feet of outdoor space that is uniquely Northern Liberties, featuring dining, art, civic space, kids and fitness components, as well as regular entertainment and events. Capturing the artistic and design-centric character of the Northern Liberties neighborhood that surrounds it, the Pod Park will feature retail spaces made entirely of recycled shipping containers, two mega-scale installations from internationally acclaimed artists, and a local artists in residence program with regular classes.Read More
Job openings in Philadelphia Pennsylvania! Philadelphia public relations and social media agency Aversa PR is expanding! Join our fast-growing boutique PR and social media firm as we work with the top events, neighborhoods, restaurants, stores and non-profits in Philadelphia, Baltimore, Bucks County and the Main Line. Please see individual postings for requirements and application information. Interviews will be scheduled starting in March 2019, so apply today.
PUBLIC RELATIONS COORDINATOR
Aversa PR & Events seeks an organized, creative and driven multi-tasker to assist with food, theater, culture, arts and neighborhood client accounts. We work with small business owners, entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders that expect the best from us - including smart and creative results, on a budget, in a timely manner, with measurable results. We're seeking a professional with the following skills: press release research, writing and pitching; client account management; social media; media monitoring and tracking; finding speaking and awards lists and submission; festival and trade show coordination for clients; light event planning; photo shoot coordination; agency team activities. Ability to meet deadlines required.
Successful candidates will exhibit attention to detail, be excellent communicators, work well under pressure, have a sense of humor, be a team player and be able to generate award-winning messaging on the fly. Passion for PR and desire to wildly exceed client expectations is a must!
Seeking candidate available for 35-40 hours per week. Please submit a formal cover letter, resume and list of social media samples/handles to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be considered incomplete without all three elements. No phone calls please. If you have applied in the past feel free to apply again with any updated materials.
SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR/MANAGER
Aversa PR & Events seeks a creative, motivated, organized individual with outstanding social media and writing skills to assist with food, theater, culture, arts and neighborhood client accounts. We work with small business owners, entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders that expect the best from us - including smart and creative results, on a budget, in a timely manner, with measurable results. Candidates should be self-starters and be self-motivated - with a drive for exceeding expectations and a 'go big or go home' attitude. Seeing a candidate that is extremely creative and enjoys brainstorming to come up with unique, fun, informative approaches to social media.
Research audience preferences and discover current trends.
Creating and managing content and engagement for multiple social media accounts for select clients on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn.
Create engaging text, image and video content.
Take photographs for social media platforms and/or coordinate with photographers/clients.
Developing and implementing Facebook and Twitter advertising campaigns.
Developing promotional marketing campaigns for client events and products.
Design posts to sustain readers’ curiosity and create buzz around new products.
Measure web traffic and monitor SEO.
Creating timelines and budgets, coordinating tasks, writing reports, and completing projects on deadline.
Develop an optimal posting schedule, considering web traffic and customer engagement metrics.
Stay up-to-date with changes in all social platforms ensuring maximum effectiveness.
Facilitate online conversations with customers and respond to queries.
Report on online reviews and feedback from customers and fans.
Oversee social media accounts’ layout.
Suggest new ways to attract prospective customers, like promotions and competitions.
Overseeing other PR/Marketing/Editorial projects as assigned.
Proven work experience as a Social media coordinator
Expertise in multiple social media platforms
Ability to deliver and collaborate on creative content (text, image and video)
Familiarity with online marketing strategies and marketing channels
Ability to gasp future trends in digital technologies and act proactively
Strong writing, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Multitasking and analytical skills
Dependable and able to meet deadlines
Self-starter that can take leadership with little supervision
Strong project management experience, handling changing priorities and deadlines
Ability to work in fast-paced environment
Strong proofreading and editing skills
Interest, experience and passion for all things social media and our clients' topics
BS degree in Marketing, New media or relevant field
Optional: In-depth knowledge of SEO, keyword research and Google Analytics
Hours: 20 to 40 hours per week.
How to Apply: Please submit a formal cover letter, resume, list of social media samples/handles and salary range to email@example.com.
ASSISTANT TO THE CEO/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Aversa PR & Events seeks a sharp, responsive, fast-paced, energetic, flexible and sharp administrative assistant for a quickly growing PR company and its CEO/PR entrepreneur. Duties will support work for food, theater, culture, arts and neighborhood client accounts. Agency and CEO works with small business owners, entrepreneurs and nonprofit leaders that expect the best from us - including smart and creative results, on a budget, in a timely manner, with measurable results. Candidates should be self-starters and be self-motivated - with a drive for exceeding expectations and a 'go big or go home' attitude. Seeing a candidate that is extremely creative and enjoys brainstorming to come up with unique, fun, informative approaches to social media.
PR CEO/entrepreneur seeks experienced executive/personal assistant to provide support to all areas of interest. Some personal support, as well as professional administrative support, is required. The position requires a self-starter with 24/7 mindset, excellent communication (both oral and written), organizational, problem solving, sharp attention to details, exquisite listen skills, interpersonal skills and the ability to multitask constantly and quickly.
Meeting the administrative support needs of CEO
Plans, coordinates and manages CEO's schedule, creating win-win situations for direct access to the CEO's time and office including Screening emails, phone calls
Assists the CEO in focusing attention to key business priorities, Monitoring deadlines and outcomes
Act as the liaison point between the CEO and other staff, to answer questions and resolve or refer concerns by proactively communicating those needs to the involved internal and external resources
Work with clients to communicate important and timely messages, set up meetings, follow-up on tasks, create and communicate agendas, organize scheduling and other client-related duties
Excellent word processing and IT skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office
Assistance with business development matters, including proposal template prep, proposal content and editing and delivery
Aid in simple billing matters, simple account reconciliation, budget tracking and collection of payments
Manage extensive calendars, business documents: contracts, expense reports, etc; Monitoring deadlines and outcomes
Manage flow of information for PR projects and press releases
Aid with special event coordination of select events for office and client
Maintain office supplies and track expenses
Aid with administrative support relating to PR duties
Aid with fact checking, calls and confirmations about social media messaging
Interest in PR, marketing, social media, tourism and hospitality strongly preferred
A pro-active detailed oriented, tech-savvy professional operating with discretion and confidentiality is desired
Constant ability to multi-task and change course at the speed of light
Attention to detail and ability to listen and be intuitive to CEO, staff and client needs
Sense of humor and professional can-do attitude while helping steer the ship
Bachelor’s Degree required in related field to PR, marketing, hospitality or tourism - or other related field of coursework
Proven work experience as admin or personal assistant, or cover letter and resume to support why you are the perfect candidate
Interest, experience and passion for all things social media and our clients' topics
Hours: Open to 15 to 20 hours or up to 40 hours. Perfect for someone in school, with other jobs, contractors, etc.
How to Apply: Please submit a formal cover letter about why you would make the perfect assistant, resume, and salary info to firstname.lastname@example.org. Open to experienced candidates as well as college students with ample hours and energy to provide, as well as cross-over candidates. Position could start as PT or temp and expand. Flexible and open to discussion.
PR AND SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN
Aversa PR & Events seeks a motivated, mature and responsible intern to assist with our award-winning, unique and fun clients. You’ll gain experience in working to promote everything from theatre to cupcakes to circus arts and everything in between. Qualified candidates will have an understanding and some experience with social media, public relations and event planning. We seek someone that is creative, driven and detail-oriented with a good sense of humor. Excellent communications skills and a strong knowledge of social media are a must! Our agency works with small businesses, arts, hospitality and nonprofit clients and has the most interesting portfolio in the region. You will gain a great deal of knowledge and practical professional experience and enjoy some fun perks from those with whom we work. This internship can be full time or part time, but at least 12-15 hours per week. Start and end dates are flexible.
The successful candidate will have the following qualities/experience:
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Social media knowledge and presence
Attention to detail
Ability and desire to take initiative
Sense of humor
Willingness to learn
Ability to juggle multiple projects at once and meet deadlines
Interest in and ability to attend and represent Aversa PR at events
Please submit resume, cover letter and social media handles/samples to email@example.com. Complete applications only. For more about us, visit www.aversapr.com. Please reference what semester or time period you are seeking, how many hours and general schedule if you have it to better help us with matches.
PHOTO AND SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN
Aversa PR & Events seeks a motivated, mature and responsible intern to assist with our award-winning, unique and fun clients. You’ll gain experience in working to promote everything from theatre to cupcakes to circus arts and everything in between. Qualified candidates will have an understanding and some experience with social media, public relations and event planning.
We seek someone that is creative, driven and detail-oriented with a good sense of humor. Excellent communications skills and a strong knowledge of social media are a must! Our agency works with small businesses, arts, hospitality and nonprofit clients and has the most interesting portfolio in the region.
You will gain a great deal of knowledge and practical professional experience and enjoy some fun perks from those with whom we work.
This Photography and Social Media Internship is new and the successful candidate should have their own camera and equipment. Specific responsibilities for this position include working with our staff on developing imagery and photography libraries for our clients, taking photos of food, festivals and fun around Philadelphia, working with staff to identify the difference of photography for various social media platforms, and working with our team on execution of photos on social media.
Please submit resume, cover letter and social media handles/photo samples to firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete applications only. For more about us, visit www.aversapr.com
Please reference what semester or time period you are seeking, how many hours and general schedule if you have it to better help us with matches.
South Street Headhouse District, in partnership with Queen Village Neighborhood Association and area businesses, is arranging a benefit event to raise funds to aid Bridget Foy’s displaced employees, Saved Me, Inc. animal rescue, and the American Red Cross/Red Paws. Community Dinner: Bridget Foy's Fire Relief Benefit will take place under the historic Headhouse Square Shambles on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.Read More
Christmas Village in Baltimore will again transform West Shore Park (501 Light Street) into a traditional indoor and outdoor German Christmas Market, open between Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23 and Christmas Eve, Sunday, December 24, 2017.Read More
Christmas Village in Philadelphia announces its return to LOVE Park for its 10th anniversary. Philadelphia’s largest holiday attraction will be the first event to be held in newly renovated LOVE Park (1500 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102). From Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 23th, 2017) through Christmas Eve (Sunday, December 24th, 2017), Christmas Village will transform LOVE Park into an authentic open-air German Christmas market with holiday sights and sounds featuring thousands of twinkling lights, festive Christmas decorations, live music at the main stage, children’s activities and photos with Santa. Shoppers will find high-quality, international and local gifts along with decorations. Visitors are also invited to warm up with a glass of mulled wine or hot chocolate while enjoying the great variety of European food and drinks. Admission is free, with food, drink and shopping pay as you go. Spread the cheer by following @philachristmas on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, liking Christmas Village in Philadelphia on Facebook and visiting http://www.philachristmas.com/.Read More
From global phenomenon to highly sought-after “secret,” Le Dîner en Blanc returns to Philadelphia on Thursday, August 17, 2017 for an unforgettable evening filled with food, wine, fashion, culture and music. The event expands to 5,200 guests for its sixth edition - making it the largest ever held in the United States.
The Ardmore Initiative along with several Cricket Avenue businesses will present the Big Dig on Saturday, June 24, 2017, from 9:00am to 12:00pm. The family-oriented construction carnival will take place along Cricket Avenue and on the building site of One Ardmore Place, the 110-unit apartment being built by Dranoff Properties in Ardmore’s vibrant downtown. The Big Dig is the first in a series of community events being rolled out by the business community to spotlight Ardmore as a live, work and play destination.Read More
Dîner en Blanc Philadelphia announces its sixth edition in the City of Brotherly Love. The wait list is officially open for this unforgettable evening filled with elegance, food, art and music. Every summer, thousands of guests wearing white descend upon an undisclosed public space whose location is kept secret until moments before the event begins. The date, number of guests and registration lottery details will be announced next week at the official Dîner en Blanc preview party.Read More
Taproom on 19th (2400 S. 19th) and the Philly Mobile Food Truck Association celebrate the return of spring with the second annual “Tappin’ The Trucks, Brews n’ Bites Block Party” on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from Noon to 7:00pm. Five food trucks and five local brewers will pop-up outside of Taproom for an afternoon of brews, bites and live tunes.The taps will be flowing with all craft drafts specially priced at $5.00. All food and drink will be pay-as-you-go, cash only. Children and pets are welcome. 21 and over to drink (with identification).
The Florida Keys & Key West tourism council has launched a major travel marketing blitz in Philadelphia that is to feature a Keys food and libation competition judged by native son Pat Croce and Keys chef Bobby Stoky.Read More