Company: Irvine Ranch Conservancy
Posted on: April 5, 2021
The Irvine Ranch Conservancy is a non-profit, non-advocacy
organization with about 50 employees and nearly 500 volunteers. Our
mission is to protect, restore, and enhance the natural resources
of nearly 50,000 acres of protected open space on the Irvine Ranch
Natural Landmarks in perpetuity, and to provide diverse
opportunities for compatible public enjoyment through scientific,
recreational, and educational initiative and programs.
The Conservancy has an opening for a full time Communications
Coordinator. This is a great opportunity to take your marketing
skills outdoors! The position will support a variety of marketing,
public relations, and traditional and social media projects for the
Conservancy. The Communications Coordinator will assist in
development and distribution of electronic and printed collateral,
assist in management of the Conservancy and Landmarks websites, and
perform both programmatic and administrative tasks focused on
achieving the mission and goals of the Conservancy and its
partners. They will have excellent writing skills in the area of
feature writing, press releases, newsletter articles, brochure
copy, website content and email communications with the public. The
Communications Coordinator will collaborate closely with partners,
volunteers and other Conservancy employees on outreach and
communications projects, events and programs.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
- Education - Bachelor's degree and minimum 2 years of related
experience. Non-profit experience a plus but not required.--
- High-level proficiency in MS Office, Google Office Suite, and
- Experience with writing in a marketing and/or public relations
- Ability to proofread content and communications collateral for
grammar and spelling.
- Adobe InDesign or Photoshop and some basic HTML experience
preferred, but not required.
- Experience with coordinating and tracking multiple tasks for
concurrent projects, keeping each deadline and project goal in
- Must have experience in tailoring materials and messages
consistently and appropriately across multiple media platforms,
including print, press release, social media and website.
- Working knowledge of email strategy and tactical
- Teamwork - Strong interpersonal skills; ability to collaborate
effectively with co-workers who may have varying backgrounds,
subject matter expertise and work schedules. Provides a variety of
ongoing information support to Conservancy staff and partners to
assist workflow throughout the organization.--
- Communication Skills - Ability to clearly communicate complex
issues and detail to a variety of audiences, both verbally and in
writing. And assist in representing the Conservancy at community
events and other events.
- Organizational Skills - Requires an organized, dependable
self-starter who can prioritize a number of tasks and projects at
once, as well as produce high-quality work for different audiences
under tight deadlines.
- Adaptability - Must be able to efficiently schedule time for
day-to-day tasks, long-range projects and last-minute assignments.
Flexibility and dependability are key aspects of this role.
- Problem Solving - Ability to leverage constructive and
effective relationships toward goals. Resolve conflicts and move
groups and individuals to joint outcomes. --------
Benefits:--The Conservancy offers industry-leading benefits
including paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave; medical, dental,
and vision insurance; health savings account (HSA) with employer
contribution; life and short- and long-term disability insurance;
optional 401K plan with company match, optional flexible spending
account (FSA), optional dependent care spending plan, and optional
long term care insurance with employer contribution. For more
details, click--here .
How to Apply:--Visit irconservancy.applicantpro.com to submit your
resume and cover letter. Also include a sample social media post
promoting our website LetsGoOutside.org
The Irvine Ranch Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, or national origin.
For complete job description, click here.
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