The Public Relations/Events Coordinator will assist with management in coordination of assigned Girl Scouts of North East Ohio (GSNEO) events. Additionally, this position is responsible for the development and implementation of social media and public relations plans. This position will assist with developing relationships with businesses, individuals and organizations interested in supporting GSNEO events and activities. She/he will also coordinate other projects as assigned by the Communications Manager, other office staff and volunteers designed to support GSNEO.
The right individual will have a Bachelor’s degree in related field, or a 2-year degree with a minimum of four (4) years related work experience, preferably with a nonprofit organization; two to four years of prior experience; record of successful special events, public relations/marketing implementation/delivery or appropriate related experience; strong working knowledge of social media platforms, including but not limited to HootSuite, Facebook and Twitter; strong human relations skills such as leadership, networking and relationship building; ability to prioritize the strategic plan of the council and execute into tangible actions; demonstrated ability to successfully handle conflict resolution at all levels with a variety of people, including external customers and volunteers; ability to pay close attention to detail and maintain confidentiality; advanced Microsoft Office Suite computer skills; ability to communicate the written and spoken word with tact, diplomacy, and/or authority when necessary; well disciplined, able to meet deadlines, self-starter, team builder; able to work under pressure of many priorities and deadlines; ability to work well as a part of a team; commitment to inclusiveness; knowledge of the Girl Scout programs a plus; ability to meet travel requirements, including night, weekend and overnight travel; possess a valid driver’s license and access to insured vehicle in working condition.
To apply for this opening, please submit a cover letter indicating position applied for, resume and salary requirement to:
Girl Scouts of North East Ohio
Attn: Human Resources
One Girl Scout Way
Macedonia, OH 44056-2156
Fax Number: 330-467-1908
We appreciate your interest in employment with the Girl Scouts. All applicants who have submitted resumes will be considered; however, only the best-qualified candidates will be interviewed.