Austin, TX • Full-Time
Are you a self-starter who likes to think creatively and strategically? Do you enjoy wearing multiple hats and working in a role that is not siloed to one avenue of communication? If that sounds like you, you could be TRWA’s next Communications Specialist! This position combines graphic design, web maintenance, public relations, social media/content development, email marketing, and administrative oversight. This person will work alongside a team of other highly motivated, detail-oriented individuals who work to strengthen visibility, engagement, and support.
The Communications Specialist will report to the Deputy Executive Director and will be responsible for the development of digital and traditional communications materials and the implementation of communications plans and strategies in support of the Association. Key responsibilities include:
Work with the Deputy Executive Director to implement the Association’s communications plan; evaluate opportunities and provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
Design, develop and distribute digital and traditional communications pieces and ensure consistency of branding and messaging
Assist with the planning, content, design and production of the Association’s trade magazine and consumer-facing publications
Use CMS to maintain Association website, regularly updating and authoring new and dynamic content
Manage the Association’s social media accounts, including the weekly maintenance of content calendars, tracking relevant trends, and authoring compelling content
Manage distribution lists and produce weekly eNewsletters, as well as specialized and targeted email marketing campaigns
Cultivate and maintain relationships with industry professionals to produce revenue through advertising opportunities to meet or exceed targets for magazine, directory, and website