Pearl S. Buck International offers a stimulating work environment in a tranquil and historic setting, convenient to locations in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. People who want to make a difference in the world find extra satisfaction in working with a team who carry on Pearl S. Buck’s legacy of bridging cultures and changing lives.
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Pearl S. Buck International is committed to supporting the development of students pursuing higher education degrees. Currently, only non-paid internships are available. Please contact Jill Reeder at email@example.com for more information.
The Marketing Assistant is an integral member of Pearl S. Buck International with direct responsibility for drafting/distributing press releases and follow up with media, researching media contacts and updating press list. Marketing Assistant will also monitor social media activities, research and write social media posts for Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn, as well as take photographs, search for and clip press mentions, among other tasks to support the Marketing and Development team.
- High School Graduate pursuing Bachelor’s Degree in Communication, Public Relations, Marketing or similar field
- Proven knowledge and understanding of social media platforms
- Must have strong communication and writing skills
- Must have the ability to interact effectively with all age levels and cultural backgrounds
Benefits of Position:
- Gain useful insights into non-profit marketing and relationship development/donor relations activities
- Acquire capacity to write press releases and manage media database / relations
- Build your resume for future employers consideration
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Resumes should be Faxed to (215) 249-9657, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to 520 Dublin Road, Perkasie, PA 18944.
Volunteer Taking Action Tour Facilitator Opportunities
Pearl S. Buck International is seeking new volunteer facilitators to greet visitors and lead the Pearl S. Buck: Taking Action Tour at the Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark. Through the use of story-telling, dialogue and questioning techniques, facilitate conversations focused on relevant social issues. Relate Pearl S. Buck’s personal experiences, writings and humanitarian works to current-day issues. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer tour facilitator or just want to learn more, call 215-249-0100.
- Complete the Facilitator Training Program with an assigned mentor
- Participate in on-going continuing education/training programs
- Choose Taking Action tour times from the master schedule
- Arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour time
- Facilitate tours in accordance with museum standards by being factual, friendly and firmly in control of your group
- Provide tour feedback to the Museum Curator, as requested
- Participate in re-certification at required times
- Possess interpersonal skills with an emphasis on communication and public speaking
- Be proficient in using questioning techniques to facilitate discussion
- Desirable attributes include being friendly, detail oriented, organized, self-motivated, innovative, articulate, reliable, and a team-player
The Pearl S. Buck House, a National Historic Landmark
The Pearl S. Buck National Historic Landmark Home is unique in that it is one of few sites which, in addition to being a house museum, is actively continuing the work of its founder. While telling Pearl S. Buck’s extraordinary story, her house ultimately serves as a means to create a dialogue of relevant social issues. Docent-led Historical and Facilitator-led tours are offered.