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Job Opening: Community Education Coordinator

Family Builders, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Community Education & Outreach Coordinator.

To apply, email resume and cover letter outlining why you're a good fit for the position to: Laura Gamble, Executive Director, lgamble@familybuildersok.org

Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Mission Advancement, the Community Education and Outreach Coordinator will manage and market Family Builders Community Education Programs. This position coordinates all community outreach efforts including but not limited to various speaking engagements and presentations, fairs, and volunteer recruitment for such.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in marketing, public relations, or communications preferred or equivalent experience. Minimum two years job experience, preferably in an office setting; outside sales experience helpful. Experience working with teachers and child care professionals helpful.

Primary Functions include:
  • Market, schedule, coordinate, and present Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse, More than Stranger Danger and Kids on the Block puppet program
    • Goal: minimum 4 presentations per week, average
    • Ensure that presenters have appropriate presentation materials and equipment
    • Maintain communication with presenters and venue
    • Record and track presentations within one week of presentation and make appropriate reports to Executive Director
    • Keep up-to-date records on the Kids on the Block letters received
  • Recruit, train, and manage volunteers and interns for Community Education Presentations
    • Train volunteers and interns as puppeteers for Kids on the Block performances
    • Train volunteers to assist with Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and More than Stranger Danger
    • Manage volunteer and intern schedules for rehearsals, shows, and other activities
  • Market programs to the public, the corporate community, education community and the non-profit community
    • Create marketing materials, flyers, brochures, social media posts, etc. as needed
    • Represent Family Builders at fairs, conventions, meetings and speaking engagements
  • Represent Family Builders at United Way Fairs, community outreach events, community groups, and speaking engagements as needed
  • Assist with volunteer recruitment and management for other agency events and needs
  • Assist with Discover Family Builders tours and fundraising activities as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor
Core Competencies
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Resourceful, creative
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Able to work independently, with little supervision, self-starter
  • Adept at making presentations and speaking to various size audiences
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Good time and stress management
  • Dependable
  • Positive attitude
  • Team player
  • Professional demeanor and respectful attitude
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledgeable in social media applications including Facebook, HootSuite, and Twitter
  • Knowledgeable in current marketing best practices
  • Able to clearly communicate Family Builders' mission and vision
  • Able to interact with diverse populations including community and business leaders
  • Knowledgeable of one's own strengths and weaknesses and able to ask for help when needed

Must have reliable transportation and good knowledge of the Oklahoma City metro area.

Must be able to pass a background check.

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