Marketing Associate

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center

Los Angeles, CA

Job Title: Marketing Associate

Hours: 20 hrs/week

Compensation: $20/hr

Start Date: October 2018

Job Type: Non-Exempt (Hourly), Part-time



Founded in 1971, Japanese American Cultural & Community Center is one of the largest ethnic arts and cultural centers of its kind in the United States. A hub for Japanese and Japanese American arts and culture and a community gathering place for the diverse voices it inspires – Japanese American Cultural & Community Center connects traditional and contemporary; community participants and creative professionals; Southern California and the world beyond. For over 30 years, JACCC has produced and sponsored a wide variety of festivals, events and performances.


Position Summary:

Under the supervision of the Vice President of External Relations, the Marketing Associate is integral in developing the organization’s overall marketing strategy. From creating marketing materials to maintaining the day-to-day operations of the organization’s social media presence, the Marketing Associate will continuously collaborate with the various programs and departments across the organization to establish and execute a marketing strategy that will elevate the brand awareness of the organization. The position requires a creative mind, attention to detail, multi-tasking and more importantly, effective work organization and teamwork.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develops innovative and creative media content across the organization’s website and social media platforms that is in line with mission and long-term goals to ensure a cohesive social media identity
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the organization’s social media presence including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and all e-blasts
  • Maintains organization’s website, ensuring it is up to date at all times and all information is accurate
  • Responsible for printed and digital asset gathering, organization, and creation as needed for materials including but not limited to social media, promotional materials, advertisements, and quarterly brochures
  • Oversees preliminary design of all printed materials related to the organization
  • Maintains, updates, and implements marketing style guidelines as necessary
  • Design and create the Annual Report



  • Strong communication skills-both written and verbal
  • Superior organization and attention to detail
  • Graphic design experience
  • Proven ability to work independently with skills to handle multiple projects and deadlines
  • Flexibility to work some nights and weekends
  • Professional manner and strong customer orientation
  • Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs.
  • College degree preferred.


To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to [email protected]. All applications received by October 5th will be guaranteed a review. No phone calls.

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