Strategic Association Management (SAM) is seeking a new team member to fill the role of Communications Manager. This is a full-time position with the primary responsibility of managing all communication activities for two associations managed by SAM – the Science Teachers Association of Texas (STAT) and REOMAC, as well as managing the SAM website and company communications.
Related to STAT and REOMAC, the primary responsibilities include: development of effective messaging and branding; designing, implementing and maintaining of the designated Association websites; providing effective and timely communication to all stakeholders; managing collateral and literature; and managing all elements of technology infrastructure as it relates to designated associations.
The Communications Manager must be a skilled project manager who is self-motivated and demonstrates the ability to collaborate with other employees in fast-paced, flexible environment. Attention to detail and excellent time management skills are essential in this position.
A Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or a related field
A minimum of 3-5 years of marketing, web and/or print design experience
Experience working with social media and mobile applications
Excellent verbal & written communication skills
Strong editorial and organizational skills with attention to detail
Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite or similar product
Basic layout/graphic design experience
Membership association/non-profits experience
Experience with Mac OS
Experience with web-based CRM or AMS Software/Management System
Bilingual skills highly desirable
Ideal candidate characteristics:
Highly developed organizational skills and keen attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to balance independent work with team collaboration
Ability to manage time efficiently and prioritize tasks
Works well in fast paced environment
Comfortable working in an environment with competing priorities
Willingness to seek, provide and accept feedback
Self-driven and flexible to change
Competitive salary range for organization size
Excellent benefits, including full employee health insurance; paid vacation; employer-matching retirement fund; support for professional development/growth
Strategic Association Management (SAM) is an association management company (AMC) serving a diverse array of clientele. An AMC handles the day-to-day operations and provides professional management services for association and non-profit organizations. SAM currently manages more than 17 organizations, ranging in scope from local to international. The organizations are trade associations, philanthropic non-profits and professional societies.
To apply, please provide a letter of interest, current résumé and salary history by email to: email@example.com. Information will be accepted until position is filled.
Strategic Association Management offers you a team of executive, administrative and creative professionals to perform all the duties needed to run your association or non-profit.
Our services include strategic planning, fundraising, communications, marketing, advocacy, event production, financial management and membership management. Some clients want us to take care of everything; others prefe...r help in just a few areas. SAM takes care of the practical details of running an organization which increases the board's efficiency and allows them to spend more of their time being advocates and ambassadors for the mission of the association.