• Communications & Programming Liaison at MS Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce

    Posted: 04/02/2021

    Communications & Programming Liaison at MS Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce
    Location:  Gulfport, MS
    Hour: Part Time (15 hours a week) flexible schedule
    Salary:  $15 an hour
    Job Summary Assist in all communication and programming efforts. 
    Marketing & Communications

    • Work to implement the communication and programming plans.
    • Assist in the development and administer the implementation of a comprehensive marketing plan. 
    • Assist in the creations and editing of all divisions video for social media platforms and events. 
    • Assist in updating and maintaining website and social media platforms. 
    • Assist the CEO in maintaining a dialogue with membership and the community to assist in direction and purpose of marketing platforms.
    • Assist with development of image materials and publication necessary to attract, retain, and serve members.
    • Develop and maintain positive member relations.
    • Communicate regularly with all staff to ensure understanding of communications/marketing activities.
    • Assist in the maintenance, organization and creation of photos and videos at and for program of work events and activities.
    Other Duties
    • Develop and maintain cooperative relationships with tourism, civic and Chamber type organizations on the Coast and in Mississippi. 
    • Maintain a high level of competency in all software used by the organization including but not limited to, social media platforms, Canva, Adobe, Microsoft Office and virtual meeting platforms.
    • In a timely manner, complete special projects as assigned by the directors and/or CEO.
    Education, Skills, Abilities, Experience & Requirements
    • A bachelor’s degree preferred in public relations, marketing, communications or related field or the equivalent in acquired on-the-job experience.
    • Strong communications and public relations skills coupled with the ability to influence others in a positive manner.
    • Excellent writing, editing, public relations, presentation, public speaking and problem-solving skills, as well as managing multiple projects while meeting all deadlines.  Additionally, a strong knowledge of publication layout, design, and graphics, and exceptional attention to detail.
    • Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with others and to present ideas effectively, verbally, and in writing.
    • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
    • Must be able to work after and before office hours as needed and directed by the Operations Manager and CEO.
    • Some experience with meeting planning required.
    • Must have reliable cell phone.
    • Employee must have an automobile, valid driver’s license and liability insurance on the automobile that will insure against any loss or damage to life or property that may be caused by an automobile accident.
    • Must be able to travel independently to numerous functions year-round across the Gulf Coast.
    • Must be a critical thinker who has excellent planning and organizational skills.
    Apply at Nextaff.com 228-447-4820