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Community Relations Coordinator

  • Columbia, MO
  • Marketing
  • Full Time
  • Added

As a Community Relations Coordinator, you are responsible for coordinating publicity and promotional efforts for Veterans United Foundation and Branch affiliates, while also working closely with the Media Relations team on various initiatives. You will work with internal and external stakeholders and represent Veterans United Home Loans and its affiliates, both locally and nationally. 

Job duties will vary upon assignment but may include:

  • Craft tailored messaging to promote the company and its initiatives; write press releases, research, cultivate and create content that tells the story of our company and the community partners we support.

  • Be a liaison for key internal and external stakeholders. This includes attending events outside of normal business hours and offering communications support.

  • Work closely with the Media Relations team in order to cultivate relationships with Veterans United employees, executives, journalists and community members.

  • Work in concert with the Social Media team to supplement promotional efforts.

  • Perform other duties as assigned, excluding licensed activity.

We’re looking for someone who can be passionate about their job and have fun doing it, who will deliver results with integrity, and who enjoys finding ways to enhance the lives of others every day.

We’ll also want to know that you can demonstrate these attributes:

  • Thrive in a highly cooperative work setting.

  • Exemplary customer service skills.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal).

  • High attention to detail.

  • Ability to work across departments and across teams.

  • Excel in fast-paced, results-oriented environment.

  • Ability to translate technical language into general terms.

  • 1+ year(s) of experience in event planning and/or hospitality.

  • Background in Communications, Journalism, or Public Relations.

  • Willingness to travel and represent the company at public and private functions approximately 3-4 times per month.

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Veterans United Home Loans and its affiliates are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected classifications.