Communications Coordinator

Community Connections is seeking a full-time Communications Coordinator to work closely with the Executive Director promoting the mission of the organization through social media, fundraising, and providing support to the Board of Directors.

DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Implements and coordinates marketing and social media strategy for the agency;
  • Coordinates fundraising events and opportunities;
  • Coordinates grant writing efforts for special projects at the direction of the Executive Director;
  • Develops content updates for website and social media;
  • Develops brochures, newsletters, reports to the community, and news releases;
  • Coordinates tasks associated with the Board of Directors and their meetings, including; organizing, recording, transcribing and distributing minutes of meetings;
  • Maintains and organizes corporate documents, reports and records;
  • Prepares and edits correspondence, communications, presentations and other documents; for the Executive Director, Program Directors and Board of Directors;
  • Supports Program Directors in targeted program promotion;
  • Other duties and supports for administration as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail including ability to meticulously edit writing.
  • Ability to be a self-starter, utilize initiative and independent judgment, organize own work, coordinate projects, set priorities, meet deadlines and following up on assignments with a minimum of direction;
  • Provide complex office administrative support in the areas of grant and report writing, corporate filing and records management;
  • Experience and proficiency with MS Office Suite and Adobe Creative Cloud or equivalent software products;
  • Video and photo production and editing experience;
  • Proficient in website editing using WordPress or equivalent
  • Knowledge of records management principles and practices;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public and staff in person and over the telephone;
  • Friendly and outgoing, with a notably positive attitude;
  • Perform technical, specialized, complex and difficult office administrative work requiring the use of independent judgment, strong organization and efficiency;
  • Interpret and implement policies, procedures;
  • Work well as part of a team; and
  • Communicate effectively with co-workers, subordinates, superiors, the general public, representatives of public and private organizations and others sufficient to exchange or convey information.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in a related field and two years of experience in a non-profit organization. Additional education or work experience may be substituted for a degree.

Must be able to pass a criminal background check under agency guidelines and state regulations.

PREFERRED

Experience in grant writing, donor relations, and social media strategy and content

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT

Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, and to attend meetings; strength to lift and carry materials weighing up to fifteen pounds.

COMPENSATION and BENEFITS

Full-time $20.00 – $23.88/hr. DOE

Benefits: health, vision, dental and life insurance, 401K retirement plan with up to a 6% employer match, paid leave and employee scholarships

TO APPLY

Download the printable application packet.

Send in applications along with a cover letter to hiring@comconnections.org or drop off at our Ketchikan or Craig office.

Open until filled.

To apply for this job email your details to hiring@comconnections.org