Boone County Economic Development Commision

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Marketing & Communications Manager 

Summary 

The Marketing & Communications Manager is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive marketing strategy which will increase the Boone EDC’s visibility locally and Boone County’s position domestically and internationally. The Marketing & Communications Manager reports directly to the Executive Director.

Essential Functions 

 Draft and execute annual marketing strategy

 Develop general and community- and industry-specific marketing pieces, both electronically and in print

 Maintain Boone EDC website and contact databases, including blog

 Monitor, maintain, and grow social media presence

 Draft and distribute press releases and e-newsletters

 Represent the Boone EDC at public meetings and community events as requested

Qualifications 

 Bachelor’s degree in applicable field of study

 Excellent oral and written communication skills

 Proficiency in Adobe suite and Microsoft products

 Marketing experience preferred

Competencies 

 Thinks creatively, strategically, and independently

 Effectively manages time

 Is flexible

Requirements 

 Must maintain confidentiality

 Ability to work some evenings, including some out-of-the-area and overnight travel

 Reliable transportation

To apply 

Please submit cover letter, resume, and examples of work (no more than 5) to Molly Whitehead, Executive Director, by email at MWhitehead@BooneEDC.org.