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Community Engagement Director

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Posted/Updated: 17 days ago

Job Description

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls

Community Engagement Director

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The individual in this position develops, coordinates, and directs marketing and engagement activities for all areas of service at Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls. The successful applicant will drive all marketing efforts including the website, social media platforms, and electronic and print communications. This position will be responsible for working with staff and community members to manage an array of special events for Habitat. This position also works with the Executive Director to develop and analyze a year-round communication plan for resource development.

JOB DUTIES:

  1. Align the marketing and advertising activities with the overall goals of the organization
  2. Create and lead a strategic marketing plan that includes print and digital media
  3. Work with community partners to help facilitate third-party fundraisers and events that advocate for affordable housing
  4. Assist the Executive Director in the creation and maintenance of annual fundraising materials
  5. Assist the Executive Director in the development and implementation of plans to increase revenue from annual fundraising campaigns
  6. Present to community groups in a variety of situations and formats
  7. Serve as the primary point of contact for media requests and news releases
  8. Assist the Executive Director in engaging community organizations and presenting opportunities for them to participate in the fulfillment of Habitat’s Mission
  9. Create and distribute the Affiliate Annual Report
  10. Oversee and direct the maintenance of the Affiliate website and all social media
  11. Lead and direct Habitat’s annual signature fundraiser as well as other events throughout the year
  12. Serve as the team liaison to the Fund Development Committee and facilitate monthly meetings while engaging members in the Habitat’s fundraising efforts
  13. Coordinate the design, writing and dissemination of print and digital materials for Affiliate fundraising campaigns
  14. Manage and coordinate the dedication events for the Affiliate
  15. Create content that supports sponsorship, fundraising, education, and awareness

OTHER:

  1. Serve as spokesperson for the Affiliate in the absence of the Executive Director.
  2. Perform other duties as requested or needed.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. E.O.E

This person reports to the Executive Director and responds to requests from the Board of Directors and staff members. This person works in a team atmosphere of mutual respect and cooperation with all staff and volunteers.

 

Job Requirements
1. Bachelor’s degree and/or 3-5 years of successful experience in communications, marketing, or fundraising
2. Computer skills – Microsoft Office software, website coordination. Experience working with design software preferred.
3. Enthusiasm, team focused, and strong customer service
4. Excellent written and oral communication skills
5. Will require occasional time commitment outside of normal office hours
6. Physical ability to perform tasks and lift materials up to 20 pounds up to 10 times in a year period.
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls
Rocky Welker
721 E Amidon Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
6052746280