Communications Content Specialist - Writer
YMCA OF CENTRAL FLORIDA
Located in Downtown Orlando, the YMCA of Central Florida is one of the area's leading nonprofits with revenues of over $62 million. It is a diverse organization of men, women and children joined by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. This YMCA Association of over 1,800 employees across 6 Florida counties impacts over 225,000 residents and provides over $9.2 million in financial support to adults, children and families, which have resulted in lasting personal change.
We are in search of a Communications Content Specialist to assist in the effective development of messaging and editorial content to be used for a broad range of communications which support the Y's brand as a cause, the organization's impact on the community, for membership and financial development communications.
Prepare messaging and copy for Marketing and Communications initiatives, including but not limited to: web content, social media messaging, general collateral, presentations, fact sheets, Q&As, frequently asked questions, white papers, newsletters, business communications, reports, presentations, scripts, and customized communications for business functions.
Primary Responsibilities of the Communications Content Specialist include but are not limited to:
Assist in the coordination of social media programs, or website content/features that serve to support Marketing and Communications goals. Sever as proofreader for printed, electronic, voice and digital messages or communications.
Collaborate with members of the Marketing and Communications team in the development and execution of year-round association level communications programs.
Work on special assignments as assigned.
BA/BS degree in communications or related field.
3+ years of corporate communications or marketing communications experience.
Exceptional writing, editing and proofreading skills. Sample work required.
Demonstrated experience executing communications programs
Ability to work effectively as a member of a fast-paced marketing communications team.
Exceptional skills with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of Adobe.
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to prioritize projects, work within short time frames and meet deadlines.
Well organized with ability to multi-task and think outside of the box.
Self-starter; Able to work independently.
Demonstrated success in communications role for a medium size organization.
Healthcare and/or non-profit experience a plus.
Experience working with donors and/or volunteers.
Experience with managing or developing social media campaigns.
Affordable and excellent quality healthcare (medical, dental, vision options)
Along with a highly competitive pay structure, the Y of Central Florida provides an excellent working environment and great benefits, including:
Short Term and Long Term Disability provided at no cost to the employee
12% Employer funded retirement plan after two years of service with immediate vesting and the ability to add additional earnings from first day of employment
Free YMCA membership for employee, spouse and dependents
Generous paid time off package
A challenging and fun work environment with creative, talented and diverse individuals
For more information about the Y of Central Florida please visit us at ymcacentralflorida.com.