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This Communications Coordinator role for someone with entry-level to less than 3 years experience in communications and marketing who is a skilled writer and creative thinker, can interact effectively with a variety of internal and external stakeholders, and can successfully coordinate multiple projects and deadlines. This is a great opportunity to get exposure to and experience in a full range of communications and marketing activities. This position is responsible for coordinating a variety of activities related to communications and marketing, producing promotional materials for AFSA products and services, and researching content related to the production of all AFSA publications. This position will also work to draft content for articles, press releases, newsletters, website, social media, and various printed materials.
Under the supervision of the Director of Communications, the Communications Coordinator's responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
Candidate must demonstrate strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with wide range of constituencies. Must also demonstrate a strong customer service orientation.
Candidate must demonstrate strong writing skills with the ability to produce communications and other materials, per the AP Styleguide. Must also possess strong copy writing, editing and proofreading skills. A strong focus on attention to detail is essential.
Candidate must possess strong organizational, planning and time-management skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks concurrently. Must also possess strong problem-solving skills with the ability to be resourceful, proactive and seek assistance, as needed.
Qualified candidates should be prepared to demonstrate their capacity by providing original work samples, including press releases, articles, layouts and/or designs, etc. Candidates should also provide professional references.
Communications Coordinator is a full-time position in Dallas, Texas with competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, dental and vision, life insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, two weeks paid time off, etc.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Communications Coordinator” in the subject line.