Communications & Community Relations Coordinator

Bryan, TX, USA ● College Station, TX, USA Req #29838
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Location: Bryan/College Station, TX

Position Type: Regular Full Time      

About this opportunity:

Plans, supervises, directs, monitors and evaluates all public relations and community relations functions for the Corps which include: Donor Services, Public Relations, Community and Corporate Relations; ensures that The Salvation Army maintains a favorable and positive image in the community; serves as liaison to media ensuring the desired message is communicated; takes photographs and writes articles covering The Salvation Army events in Corps; participates in coordinating, promoting and executing special events; recruits volunteers and coordinates volunteer activities; performs public speaking to promote awareness and support for The Salvation Army programs.


Key responsibilities:

  • Public Relations Responsibilities (40%)
  • Social Media and Website Responsibilities (20%)
  • Event Coordination Responsibilities (20%)
  • Volunteer Coordination Responsibilities (10%)
  • Liaison Responsibilities (10%)


What we are looking for in you:


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university public relations, marketing, business administration, or related field and Three years’ experience coordinating public relations, special events, and/or media relations, Or Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.


  • Valid State Drivers License


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:


Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write and communicate the English language effectively. Ability to speak before large groups in person, by radio and television. Ability to travel to various locations in order to participate in public meetings, conferences, etc. Ability and willingness to conduct all duties in accordance with the ministry of the organization and its Christian principles; conducts all communications and job duties with the highest level of professionalism. Duties are usually performed seated.  Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking. Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) frequently. Work is usually performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like, but not limited to the office environment.


Employee Benefits

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Life Insurance
  • 403B Plan


Why work for us?

The Salvation Army offers a broad range of career opportunities, particularly targeted toward those motivated by our mission, to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

The Salvation Army strives to do the “Most Good” for its employees by offering a greater sense of purpose in the work performed, by training and mentoring employees and by offering competitive compensation and benefit plans.  Whether employed as a truck driver, administrative support team member or the director of a program, our employees understand at the core of their work is the opportunity to be an integral part of an organization that is Doing the Most Good.

Additional Information:

All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family TX-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Public Relations
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Bryan, TX, USA
  • College Station, TX, USA