Communications Director

Lexington-Rockbridge Chamber of Commerce
Job Description
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Communications:
• Maintain all Chamber social media channels, using the highest integrity and thought
behind each.
• Oversee digital communications via Constant Contact, including the creation of the
Chamber Weekly and event or program invitations.
• Monitor and update the Chamber website, including content, events, and public calendar.
• Work with design company on our annual membership guide and print directory.
• Responsible for the creation and distribution of press releases for Chamber
announcements and events.
• Coordinate online and virtual events for the Chamber.
• Manage event registrations including attendance, ticketing, and other financial
transactions.
• Create new and innovative activities to evolve program offerings based on changing
business needs and feedback from business partners, team members and vendors.
Marketing/Advertising:
• Maintain and update Chamber Benefits Card program and offerings.
• Responsible for event specific marketing, including logos, design, invitations, etc.
• Work with members to update their Enhanced Listing on the Chamber website.
• Proactively identify improvement opportunities and solutions, including the identification
of new valuable opportunities for member advertising.
Administrative Tasks:
• Oversee inventory of branded materials and office supplies.
• Work with Membership Director on annual membership billing and campaigns.
• Ensure that all general accounting is done via QuickBooks in a timely manner.
• Responsible for taking minutes at board meetings and transcribing those minutes.
Other Duties:
• Participates in appropriate professional development activities such as workshops, classes,
literature reviews, etc.
• Performs other duties as assigned by Executive Director.
• Maintains personal and professional commitment to the Chamber and its mission.

QUALIFICATIONS
• High school diploma/GED required. Technical degree, associate in arts degree (AA), or
bachelor’s degree (BA) in marketing or communications preferred.
• 5+ years communication experience preferred.
• Excellent computer skills with experience in all Microsoft Office programs, QuickBooks,
and design suites preferred.
• Excellent communication and organizational skills.
• Pleasant, professional demeanor and desire for effective teamwork with coworkers.
WORKING CONDITIONS
• 40 hours per week; may include some weekend or evenings to meet the Chamber’s needs
and accomplish the duties of this position.
• Comply with and set example of compliance with the Chamber’s policies and procedures;
comply with legal requirements for non-profit organizations.
• Perform and complete duties under stress and demands from different sources and
meeting strict deadlines.
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