CCMC currently has a Communications Coordinator position available at Power Ranch located in Gilbert, AZ.
The Communications Coordinator is responsible for professional, administrative communications: gathering, organizing, designing, promoting, marketing, implementing, distributing, and supervising all communications directed toward internal staff, Power Ranch residents, committees, PR board of directors, local businesses, community partners, Town of Gilbert, and the CCMC corporate office. This person is also responsible for collaborating with the Lifestyle Director in promoting community programming, special and signature events through the website, social media, digital and print, community bulletin boards, signage, flyers, surveying, photo library, video, digital slideshows, and other innovative means of communication and marketing.
Duties include publishing a bi-monthly magazine including advertising sales, coordinating story assignments, proofreading and editing, and graphic design and layout. Will also create, maintain, communicate, and supervisie the rental reservations system and software used for facility rentals by administration, Lifestyle, residents, and other community groups. Acting as the second point of contact for residents asking questions or requiring assistance during office hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Must also be available to work occasional nights and weekends for special events when required. Should be physically able to assist in event set-up and break down and have the ability to stand for extended periods of time. Must have the ability to be the voice of PRCA to perform damage control in cases of misinformation or bad publicity, and other duties as assigned.
The ideal candidate will have a BA in communications, public relations or media relations, journalism, or related experience, two years’ experience in website administration, social media campaign management, and newsletter production. Knowledge of A.P. Style. Event planning is a plus.
Additionally, candidate must have strong written and verbal communication, managerial organization, mathematical and basic reasoning skills and must be computer literate with at least three years’ experience with Microsoft Office including Word and Excel; Adobe products including InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator; Outlook, and Constant Contact. Knowledge of ActiveNet, PayPal, and Vimeo, a plus. Must thrive in a fast-paced environment, meet strict deadlines, and be able to move from task to task with a moderate to high sense of urgency. Must be a self-starter in need of minimal supervision, organized, strong attention to detail, a problem solver, portray a positive, customer-service demeanor, and have a service-oriented attitude.
All potential employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.