Reporting to the Senior Director of Marketing and Communications, the Community Engagement Specialist is responsible for implementing marketing, public and media relations campaigns, and providing department support with employee engagement and community events.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job operates in a professional office environment. The role routinely uses standard office equipment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is a sedentary role, some filing is required. The employee must have the ability to communicate verbally and apply active listening skills, lift up to 25 pounds, and bend and stand as necessary.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work/Travel
This is a full-time position with a hybrid work model, allowing both in-office and remote work flexibility, as agreed upon with supervisor. Work hours are generally Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., however some flexibility of the schedule is permissible with supervisor approval. Night-time and weekend work will be required. Occasional day-time travel may be required. Overnight travel is limited to professional development or periodic business seminars/meetings and is generally only two or three times per year. Driver’s license, good driving record, liability insurance, and vehicle in good working condition to travel on work related business.
The Community Engagement Specialist will be a proven leader with the following:
Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas has a rich, 125 year history. Everyone knows Goodwill for our thrift stores, but few know what Goodwill is really all about. The sale of unwanted items provides funds that stay local, helping us to support thousands of job seekers with barriers to employment. We believe in the Power of Work and are committed to helping people earn and keep jobs in the community. That’s why 88¢ of every dollar Goodwill spends goes directly into our mission, not into shareholders’ pockets.
Our agency is evolving. We’re looking for new leaders and team members who want more than just a job.
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Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, age, disability or genetic information, and encourages people of all backgrounds to apply for available positions. Individuals needing accommodations to complete an application may contact Human Resources at 816.842.7425.
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