June 27, 2022

Outreach & Communication Specialist

20 hrs. per week non-exempt, hourly.  Paid holidays and sick leave.

Flexible schedule.  Mix of in person and remote work.

$26-$29 per hour DOE


Spirit of Youth is dedicated to creating, promoting and recognizing youth involvement in communities across Alaska. 

Position Overview: The Outreach & Communication Specialist is responsible for organizational outreach, including marketing and communications. 


  • Support successful advancement of Spirit of Youth’s mission to create, promote and recognize youth involvement in communities across Alaska.
  • Maintain organization’s websites including regularly posting and working to improve functionality and efficiency.
  • Monitor and develop content for and maintain multiple social media sites including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  • Design graphics and promotional materials.
  • Program promotion through email, phone, exhibitor booths etc.
  • Create & distribute press releases.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Requirements: Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience in communications, public relations, journalism, media or related field. Superior writing and editing skills. Excellent time-management and organizational skills. Ability to work independently. 

Preferred: Experience with WordPress, Mailchimp, and Canva.


Spirit of Youth Outreach and Communication Specialist Position