COMMUNITY RELATIONS SPEC

Date: Jul 26, 2022

Location: Schenectady, NY, US

Company: The Golub Corporation

SUMMARY

Develops and implements projects and programs that connect the company to the community. Ensures that the company is represented according to established image standards. Establishes and fosters collaborative relationships with community partners, civic leaders, nonprofit organizations, the general public and local governments. Introduces the company and its signature offers and philosophies to new markets while reiterating the same to existing markets. Coordinates related merchandising, advertising and promotional efforts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Receives and reviews requests for support of community events and organizations. Makes recommendations and negotiates sponsorship of community events via budgeted dollars, inkind donations and other services. Plans and implements internal and external promotional/advertising plan for assigned marketing areas. Communicates verbally and in writing with community organization leadership to better understand needs and missions, and regarding proposals and support level decisions. Executes and monitors sales and income generating, awarenessbuilding and fundraising programs . Executes and monitors onsite community and company events. Supervises outreach by other company representatives. Monitors budgeted spending, ensuring timely invoicing and payment. Represents the company at community events, including store openings, fundraisers and galas, and via participation in volunteer capacities, ie Board membership and/or planning committees. Solicits trade partner support and cobranding of sponsorships, both within and outside of the business. Performs other related duties as assigned by management and adheres to all company policies and procedures. Weekend, holiday and evening attendance/staffing at events.  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Satisfactory performance reviews. Commitment to community involvement and support. Ability to analyze opportunities and develop programs that effectively address a community and/or business need. Strong communication skills, including the ability to effectively convey information both verbally and in writing. Ability to manage others and demonstrate follow-through to achieve desired results and objectives.  Excellent organizational skills; ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and develop and work from a plan. Ability to negotiate and build consensus, and to work independently and cross-functionally with other departments . Ability to work outside the normal workday to implement events.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Experienced in budget management and tracking to goals.   Associates Degree. Two to Four years of related experience.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

OTHER PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

EQUIPMENT USED

Price Chopper/ Market 32 and the Golub Corporation does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, affection or sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, liability for military service, status as a veteran, gender identity or expression, genetic information, pregnancy, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.


Nearest Major Market: Albany