Coalition seeks Community Preservation Coalition Communications Coordinator

Position Summary

The Communications Coordinator handles all communications-related and administrative activities for the Community Preservation Coalition, supporting the community outreach and advocacy efforts of the Executive and Associate Director and the Coalition’s Steering Committee.

Essential Functions

20% Design, maintain, and update Coalition website

20% Write and publish Coalition newsletter

20% Write and design training materials, brochures, letters and other Coalition communications

10% Plan and coordinate CPA conferences and other events

5% Handle periodic state campaign finance filings

5% Write and design CPA PowerPoint presentations

15% Update and maintain CPA databases and spreadsheets, distribute meeting minutes, process invoices and other administrative activities

Other Responsibilities

Performs other related duties as assigned. As our new staff member becomes more comfortable in her or his position, other opportunities will arise to assist with CPA-related legislation at the Massachusetts State House, work on and advise CPA adoption campaigns in Massachusetts municipalities, and speak at meetings and events for partner organizations and member communities.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree

2 years of experience in a related field preferred

Superior written and oral communications skills.

High proficiency in Word, Powerpoint, and Excel required; knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Adobe

Connect, ArcGIS, Microsoft Publisher, and Drupal desired.

Familiarity with the Massachusetts Community Preservation Act and/or experience in municipal or state government strongly desired

Ability to use good judgment, take initiative, self-teach and make recommendations to resolveproblems.

Excellent organizational abilities, attention to detail, promptness, and dependability.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on a wide variety of daily activities.

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