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Community Outreach Coordinator – St. Peter Independent School District

JOB GOAL: To provide leadership and direction for both internal and external district communication, including website, publications, social media and community relations, consistent with the District’s Strategic Plan.

For detailed information regarding this position, please view Community Outreach Coordinator Job Description 2021 1 13 2021.  To apply for this position, please click here.

Community Education Marketing Specialist – Minnetonka Public Schools

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

Location: Minnetonka Community Education Center (MCEC)

Date Available: February 2021

Closing Date: open until filled

This is a hands-on role that requires planning, production, promotion, graphic design, and strategic marketing research and evaluation. As a department within the Minnetonka Public Schools, Minnetonka Community Education (MCE) provides lifelong learning, recreational and community programs for patrons of all ages. MCE has four primary divisions: Early Childhood/Preschool, Youth Enrichment and Recreation, Adult Enrichment and Recreation, and Events. MCE coordinates three signature events that cross all programs: Tour de Tonka, Youth Triathlon, and Firecracker Run. The MCE Marketing Specialist, in consultation with the MCE Leadership team, is the primary “client services specialist” for MCE programs and is the liaison to the rest of the District Communications team.

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Communications Specialist – Eden Prairie Schools

Eden Prairie Schools is seeking a communications specialist to be an effective member of the Communications team and assist in implementing the district’s overall communication plan.

POSITION: Communications Specialist
LOCATION: Administrative Services Center
RATE OF PAY: CLASS 5, $23.87/hour
HOURS PER DAY: Full-time :  8 hours/day, 40 hours/week, 260 days/year
Please see the attached job description for a complete description of this position.
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism, public relations or related field.
  • Have at least five years of related experience.
  • Experience and demonstrated skill in the following areas:
    • writing for a variety of purposes;
    • editing;
    • proofreading;
    • website writing and editing;
    • social media content development;
    • graphic design
    • project management;
  • Must possess technology skills including Microsoft Office Suite, and the Adobe Creative Suite and spreadsheet software.

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Communications Coordinator – Northeast Metro 916 Intermediate School District

Incumbents coordinate communication strategies for an assigned area or program in addition to performing activities such as marketing and community relations. As assigned, incumbents perform high level technical functions in a variety of public relations areas including production, marketing communications, developing communication strategies, internal communications, developing strategies for maintaining and updating websites, and website content development.  Responsibilities may include serving as a liaison with external agencies; preparing technical documents; performing technical media or communications tasks; coordinating with staff to ensure effective outreach; and planning and managing special events.  This position is responsible for developing and delivering effective communications through public relations and various media outlets.

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