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Communications Coordinator

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Please submit resume and cover letter to Amy Sikes at

Position Information

Position Information

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Position Title Communications Coordinator
Position Summary

This is a courtesy posting for Literacy for Life, and is not a William & Mary recruitment. This position does not include benefits. This is not a full-time position and the successful candidate will work 10 to 15 hours per week. Please submit resume and cover letter to Amy Sikes at

The Communications Coordinator will support marketing and fundraising activities, including at least one annual online fundraising campaign. The Coordinator will work closely with the Development team to create a communications plan that focuses on using social media to drive LFL’s mission and fundraising.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
• In conjunction with the Development team, develop a year-round fundraising communications plan
• Research and use online fundraising best practices
• Expand LFL’s social media presence
• Create engaging social media posts and fundraising campaigns using tools such as Canva and Photoshop
• In conjunction with the Development Coordinator, develop and implement a two-month social media communications plan using online engagement best practices to build visibility prior to the launch of a week-long giving campaign at least once per year
• Support all events with social media posts and e-newsletters
• Measure the impact of all communication efforts and make recommendations for future campaigns
• Assist with preparation of the annual report
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

College degree preferred. Excellent communication, writing, and planning skills. Ability to work independently and manage priorities in a quickly changing and evolving environment. Proficiency with social media tools. Editing and proofreading skills, basic Photoshop and graphic design. Creative problem solving skills. Ability to work as part of a team. Proficiency with the internet, spreadsheets, word processing. Ability to understand and follow directions.

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Advertised Pay Range
Department Education Dean's Office - 3M3100
Location William & Mary
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Employment Category Hourly
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Special Application Instructions

Please submit resume and cover letter to Amy Sikes at

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EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer of women, minorities, persons with disabilities and protected veterans. The university conducts background checks on applicants for employment.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

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