Communication & Engagement Specialist

Chicago, IL

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Salary Range: $65,000 - $100,000

Communication & Engagement Specialist

Chicago, IL, USA

Employment Type: Full-Time
Benefits Offered: Dental, Life, Medical, Paid Time Off, Retirement, Vision
Compensation: $75,000 to $100,000 per year

Why Work Here?
Broaden your skills. Broaden your reach. Broaden your career. It’s all possible here as our client continues to grow by leaps and bounds!

Summary of the Role:

As a Communication & Engagement Specialist, you will report directly to the Director of Engagement, focusing on supporting the Senior Business Development personnel with their communication both internally and externally. Your primary goal is to nurture and activate our client’s current network of existing customers and persons of interest (POIs), while expanding it to create new business opportunities and lead flow.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Weekly Strategy Meetings: Conduct 1:1 meetings with the assigned Sr. BD to brainstorm and strategize engagement ideas for their network of customers and POIs.
  • Social Media Management: Oversee social media channels to enhance their online presence and engagement.
  • Advertising Campaigns: Develop and execute innovative print and digital advertising campaigns.
  • Presentation Creation: Design and prepare compelling pitch presentations.
  • Newsletter Production: Create and distribute monthly and quarterly newsletters through MailChimp to their network.
  • eBlast Campaigns: Send out eBlasts to their network, reviewing analytics and scheduling follow-up activities.
  • Event Coordination: Plan, organize, and manage events to engage with customers and POIs, ensuring all logistical details are handled. Collaborate with vendors, manage event budgets, and oversee the execution to ensure successful outcomes. Provide post-event analysis and feedback for continuous improvement.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Proficiency in graphic design
  • Expertise in Microsoft PowerPoint, WordPress/HTML, ChatGPT, CRM
  • Event coordination experience
  • Detail-oriented
  • Agile and able to move quickly
  • Creative and innovative thinker

Join Us! If you are a detail-oriented, creative professional who thrives in a fast-paced environment, we would love to hear from you! Apply today to help our client drive engagement and expand their network.

About Our Client: Our client is a holding company based in Chicago, IL, with offices in the metro Chicago area and Metro Detroit area. They operate businesses in the office furniture and facility services industry. Their mission is to create a better workplace for today’s workers, regardless of budget, through environmental consciousness and sustainable practices. Their operating companies are industry leaders through their focus on innovative strategies, cutting-edge technology, and superior customer service.

Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. They welcome all qualified candidates to apply, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

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