Communications & Development Specialist
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|Role Title||Administration and Office Specialist III|
|Position Working Title||Communications & Development Specialist|
|Full or Part Time||Part Time|
|Recruitment Type||General Public – G|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
Job Description Information
|Job Posting Number||PT00312|
|Job Description Summary||
The Communications & Development Specialist will provide support for the Office of Institutional Advancement’s (IA) communications, special events and development initiatives. Support includes, developing and distributing various online and print communications, assisting with the planning and execution of IA events and fundraising campaigns, and managing assigned administrative duties. The preferred candidate must be highly organized, possess excellent written and verbal skills and be able to effectively collaborate with diverse audiences including, college officials, partnering agencies, board members, donors, volunteer, students and alumni. This position will report to the Associate Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations.
1. Assist with developing a strategic annual communications plan in collaboration with the Associate Director Annual Giving & Alumni Relations
Knowledge and experience in writing, editing and proofreading print and online materials. Knowledge and experience in execution of marketing, communications, public relations and special events activities. Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Office suite. Intermediate to advance knowledge and experience using email marketing tools (Constant Contact) website management tools (WordPress, Joomla) and event management applications (Eventbrite, CVENT). Advanced knowledge and experience in using various social media applications to execute campaigns and strategically engage diverse audiences. Ability to provide administrative support such as planning meetings, creating detailed reports and office management. Ability to manage multiple projects. Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. Training that provides the requisite knowledge.
A Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations or related field from a regionally accredited college or university or an equivalent combination of education and skills. Experiencing working in a non-profit environment. Knowledge of electronic procurement.
9:00AM-3:00PM, Monday-Friday; this position will require some evenings and weekends. This is a part-time, 29 hours per week position.
Posting Detail Information
Tidewater Community College is an EEO/AA employer and is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The college actively encourages applications by and nominations of qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, and older individuals.
After accepting employment, new hires are required to complete an I-9 form and present documentation of their identity and eligibility to work in the United States. Tidewater Community College uses the E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.
|Open Until Filled||No|
|Hiring Range||$12.00 to $14.00 per hour commensurate with qualifications.|
|Additional Information||This position requires satisfactory completion of background checks prior to employment.|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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