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Greensgrow Farms


To Apply

Hiring company will respond with interest to complete applications only on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Submit the documents to bryn@greensgrow.org with PART TIME: Social Media & Marketing Assistant in the subject line.

• resume
• cover letter
• writing samples
• social media samples or links to social media accounts that represent professional work.

No phone calls please.

Social Media and Marketing Assistant (Part Time)

Philadelphia, PA

Posted September 19, 2017

Greensgrow, Philadelphia’s premier urban farm and garden center, seeks a marketing assistant with strong social media and writing background. The Marketing Assistant will have a hands-on opportunity to support the mission, and growth of a pioneer nonprofit in Philadelphia. The ideal candidate must be creative, self-motivated, organized, and with strong computer skills.

Position Title: Social Media & Marketing Assistant
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Days: 2 days a week including Saturday. Extra hours for special events and busy seasons.
Location: Greensgrow, 2503 E. Firth Street St, Philadelphia PA 19125


  • assist in writing social media posts and press releases
  • assist in the implementation of promotional campaigns
  • maintain media contacts lists
  • maintain press archive; physical press clippings archive and converting press clips to digital format.
  • assist in maintaining the website
  • document workshops & events with photo and video
  • assist with signage


  • Journalism, Marketing, Communications Major
  • Good writing skills, organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Professional social media experience including; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Youtube
  • An interest in marketing, social entrepreneurship, urban food systems, gardening, sustainability issues
  • Experience with photography and videography skills a huge plus
  • Knowledge of WordPress, MS Office, Google Docs, MailChimp, html code
  • Knowledge of local and national media outlets a plus

The ideal candidate will also have the following characteristics: a style that promotes collaboration and communication; able to work independently and with others; able to work under deadlines; willingness to learn; attention to detail; a sense of humor; an open mind; a commitment to Greensgrow’s mission and history.

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