The Community Relations Coordinator develops and coordinates community relations and outreach functions for the college. This position works closely with all college departments, faculty and staff to identify, develop and implement community partnerships and outreach opportunities, and to promote and provide event coordination for the college’s events, programs and activities (i.e. Speaker Series, Twilight Performances, cultural programming). As a representative of the college at internal and external events, this individual is a goodwill ambassador to enhance the college’s image. This individual provides office management and assists in writing and editing public relations materials.
The work schedule is 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Flexibility is required to attend evening and weekend events at the college's campuses and within the Southern Maryland community.
College of Southern Maryland conducts background checks in order to ensure the safety and well-being of the college's staff and students. The final candidate for this position will be subject to the following background checks: Criminal History Check.
This position is open until filled. You may still apply for this position. The position will be removed from the website once it has been filled. You may see the “Frequently Asked Questions” page for a detailed explanation of the process for an open until filled position. The College of Southern Maryland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Bachelor’s degree required
Must have demonstrated college-level education in the areas of public relations, journalism, communications, and/or English
Three years of public relations, event planning or relevant experience
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop and general office procedures
Exceptional organizational skills with attention to detail