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Community Engagement Coordinator

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Community Idea Stations (WCVE, WCVW, WHTJ)

VPM (formerly The Community Idea Stations) is seeking a Community Engagement Coordinator to provide administrative support for the Community Engagement team’s programs that connect, educate, and engage donors, viewers, teachers, and listeners. This is a full-time position located in our Richmond office that reports directly to the Vice President of Community Engagement.

This position provides administration support for our Community Engagement team, including making travel arrangements, ordering and maintaining supplies and event assets, organizing volunteers, and assisting with social media postings. This position also provides event support, including assistance setting and cleaning up, managing event registration and post event evaluation data, and helping to represent the organization at events.

Required Qualifications:
Successful candidates for this position will be organized, energetic self-starters who enjoy working in a fast paced work environment on a high energy team. Candidates should be flexible team players with a keen eye for detail and strong computer skills including knowledge of relational databases, Excel, PowerPoint, and various social media sites. Candidates should have excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills and should enjoy interacting with a wide variety of people. Candidates should have a valid VA driver’s license and the ability to lift 30 pounds. This position may require some evening and weekend hours.
VPM uses the power of media to educate, entertain and inspire. We are the largest locally owned and operated media company in the region, each week reaching more than 300,000 people throughout central Virginia of every age, demographic and economic circumstance through our TV and radio programs. VPM includes VPM News, VPM Music, VPM PBS, VPM Plus, VPM Create, and MHz Worldview. For more information about VPM, visit our website at vpm.org; or follow us on Facebook(myvpm) or twitter (@myvpm). Our many employee benefits include health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 403(b) savings plan with match, and tuition reimbursement. We offer a generous amount of paid time off and holidays and flexible work arrangements. VPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)
How to apply:
Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter to hr@vpm.org or mail to: VPM, Attn: Human Resources, 23 Sesame Street Richmond, VA 23235. Resumes will be accepted until August 23, 2019
Administrative & Office Support
Posting Organization:
Community Idea Stations (WCVE, WCVW, WHTJ)