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Marketing and Social Media Coordinator

Job Description

The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) is looking for a talented, creative and self-motivated marketing and social media coordinator to assist with implementing marketing tactics and strategies, as well as create and maintain a strong online presence for the organization. The marketing and social media coordinator will report to the director of marketing and communications and help develop and execute the overall communications strategy.

Responsibilities include:
  • Manage all LRCC social media accounts, as well as the accounts of three LRCC-affiliated and/or partner organizations.
  • Create engaging text and visual content for all social media platforms.
  • Create and maintain a social media calendar, and execute a strong content strategy for all social media platforms and accounts.
  • Design posts to engage followers and showcase LRCC, as well as promote the work of LRCC members.
  • Measure social media and web analytics, and create strategies and tactics to grow followers, increase engagement and web traffic.
  • Create bi-weekly newsletter and other emails for LRCC members.
  • Assist the digital media manager and director of marketing and communications in monitoring the LRCC website to keep information up-to-date.
  • Manage and coordinate media requests with director of marketing and communications and ensure all media inquiries are handled promptly and appropriately.
  • Research and stay up-to-date with local news and trends, particularly related to local, state and federal issues.
  • Draft articles and assist with editing for FOCUS Magazine, LRCC’s monthly publication.
  • Assist the vice president of public affairs with managing LRCC regional advocacy initiatives.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or relevant field.
  • At least 1-2 years of job-related experience is required.
  • Excellent writing, communication and time management skills
  • Strong knowledge of AP style, preferred.
  • Experience with social media tools: HootSuite, Sprout Social and Canva.
  • Ability to successfully organize and manage multiple projects autonomously.
  • Familiarity with SEO and Google Analytics.

Submit resume and cover letter to Ashley Sandborn at asandborn@lansingchamber.org by Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019.