Communications Coordinator

Posted: 05/10/2019

The Communications Coordinator’s main objective is to assist the Director of Events & Programs with all communication functions including but not limited to; media, digital campaigns, website/blog content, press releases, event promotions, internal communications and other writing/editing duties as assigned, all requiring the supervisors’ approval. The Communications Coordinator helps ensure profitable growth for the Chamber by supporting strategies and member experience through the development and execution of communication plans. Other projects may be assigned as needed.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  1. Assist with the development and implementation of an integrated organization-wide strategic communications plan to broaden awareness of The Greater Boerne Chamber of Commerce’s mission through advocacy, education and connection.
  2. Develop schedules/editorial calendars of all communications activities (dates, lists, content, CTA, goals) to keep colleagues informed and prepared for response.
  3. Provide recommendations and execute/manage strategies for content development in coordination with SEO goals – general and keyword specific.
  4. Evaluate the impact of marketing and communication programs in achieving their stated objectives, including influence on lead flow, event registrations, and membership retention.
  5. Write copy for initiatives, including marketing, sales and internal communications.
  6. Monitor, analyze and report on effectiveness of marketing communications activities.
  7. Manage brand delivery and improve communications to ensure relevancy to the community and membership base.
  8. Contribute to the development, execution and management of a robust social media strategy that aligns with the Chamber communications plan and fosters online engagement.
  9. Develop a strategy for increasing email subscribers and manages on-going updates to the lists.
  10. Gather information, write and edit compelling stories, video curation, blog posts, and other communications representing Chamber programs and the mission in action.
  11. Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, EDUCATION:
  • 2 years of experience in a communications role
  • Experience executing across several communications platforms
  • Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills; Proven experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, required
  • Experience with social media, email marketing (MailChimp or Constant Contact) and content creation, required
  • Experience with Adode Creative Suite, preferred
  • Experience with website management, preferred
  • Willing to execute day-to-day tasks and work independently
  • Ability to prioritize and follow through effectively
  • Ability to participate in some after-hours and occasional weekend function
  • Demonstrate experience in maintaining a professional, friendly and cooperative work style
Please email resumes to kim@boerne.org.