Marketing/Community Engagement Specialist

Hours: 
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including occasional evenings and weekends
Deadline: 
Send completed applications with samples by October 9, 2019
Location: 
1776 Far Hills Avenue Oakwood, OH 45419
Salary: 
Salary Range: $11.00 - $17.84 DOQ
Expires: 
10/10/2019

Organization: 

Wright Memorial Public Library

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Art, or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including occasional evenings and weekends
  • Exceptional ability to present ideas verbally, visually, and in writing
  • Previous PR/Marketing experience highly preferred

 

Qualities of the Ideal Candidate:

  • Creative, with ability to spot and capitalize on trends as well as develop new ideas and strategies
  • Proficient with social media as a marketing tool
  • Strong teamwork and collaborative spirit, with exceptional communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Wright Library service district and the ability to maintain and build strong community relationships.
  • Quick learner, flexible and eager to learn new skills
  • Familiar with design software

 

Duties: 

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead marketing and outreach efforts that promote the library as a community destination for education, information, and recreation
  • Communicate in person, in writing, online, and via all outlets with media, stakeholders, and patrons to maintain the library’s voice and engage the community with the library
  • Develop and implement print and digital marketing strategies, including an ongoing social media presence, press releases, newsletters, e-mail marketing, website, and special reports
  • Maintain and build upon relationships with community organizations and key thought leaders in the community
  • Ensure consistency of branding and marketing efforts
  • Assist with fundraising campaigns
  • Plan, organize, promote and run special events

 

Contact Information: 

To apply:

Submit application and resume along with three samples of your work based on the event description below:

  • A mock press release
  • An 8 ½ x 11” poster design for a library event
  • Two samples of social media posts in support of the event. 

 

Event: 

Slightly Spooky Stories Open Mic Night, October 17, 2019, 6-7:30 PM, a youth writing program that includes a week of writing workshops and culminates in an Open Mic night, where the kids can read their stories or works by someone else.

 

Job description is available at wrightlibrary.org/jobs.       

 

Send completed applications with samples by October 9, 2019 to:

Kristi Hale, Director

1776 Far Hills Avenue

Oakwood, OH 45419

hale@wrightlibrary.org  

 

Wright Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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