Communications Coordinator
Job Details
AVANCE - National - San Antonio, TX
Full Time
2 Year Degree
$45,000.00 - $50,000.00 Salary/year
Up to 25%
Description of Duties

Description of Duties

AVANCE's Mission

AVANCE creates pathways to economic mobility for predominately Latino families through high-quality, culturally responsive, two-generation programming that ensures school readiness for young children and opportunities for parents to build social and economic capital.

Position Description

AVANCE's communications coordinator designs and reviews promotional materials, oversees and manages a company's social media presence, researches ways to expand a consumer base.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Communications Coordinator

  • Designs marketing and promotional materials for the AVANCE
  • Edits all promotional materials before distribution
  • Distributes print and online marketing materials
  • Maintains website
  • Maintains and implements company presence on social media sites like Twitter and Facebook
  • Writes content for social media, newsletters and print collateral
  • Ensures that all promotional materials are aligned with AVANCE's brand identity.
  • Addresses and resolves any problems that may arise with promotional content or distribution of materials.
Qualifications Required

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

  • Possesses knowledge of effective marketing strategies 
  • Bilingual preferred 
  • Has demonstrated good graphic design skills 
  • Experience with running social media platforms 
  • Exhibits knowledge of AVANCE's identity, mission, and goals. 
  • Demonstrates strong writing and editing skills 
  • Communicates clearly and effectively 
  • Possesses strong organizational skills 
  • Is detail-oriented 
  • Exhibits excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Is capable of creating and maintaining a network of vendors for promotional events. 
  • Is proficient in the Adobe Creative Cloud 
  • Exhibits proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Power Point, and Outlook 
  • Is capable of thinking creatively and analytically. 
  • Manages time efficiently 
  • Can conduct independent research into target market 
  • Possesses solid problem-solving skills 

Education and Experience 

A communications coordinator will hold a Degree or certification in Marketing, Communications, Graphic Design, Journalism. 1-3 years of experience working in the marketing and communication sector.