DATE ENTERED: May 6, 2022
POSITION:      Library Marketing and Community Relations Supervisor
LOCATION:    Suffolk Public Library (Suffolk VA)
APPLY BY: May 26, 2022 at 11:59 PM
SALARY:    $48,487 - $62,378 Annually


Suffolk Public Library is looking for an ambitious and creative individual to lead the library’s marketing and communications strategy. The successful candidate will have a creative background with experience in marketing and has a take charge attitude with the ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously while working efficiently with other library and city departments.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under limited supervision, serves as the supervisor of Marketing and Community Relations for the library. Responsible for researching, planning, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating marketing and community relations for the library and ensures that all services are in alignment with the library and city’s strategic goals. Work involves interacting and fostering relationships with the media, other city departments, and outside community partners. Responsible for supervising the “brand” and image of the library by overseeing the creation of professional graphics and other imagery such as flyers, publications and other literature to promote classes, events, and the library overall. Manages all library social media accounts and website development. Researches and incorporates emerging technology trends to predict the marketing needs of the library. Supervises one part-time direct report.  Reports to the Director of Libraries.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  
Bachelor's degree in marketing, mass communications, community relations, or a related field, and 3 to 5 years of experience in graphic design, marketing, community relations, or a related field including 1 to 2 years of administrative/supervisory responsibilities; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.  

Requires a valid driver's license.

CLOSING DATE:    May 26, 2022 at 11:59 PM

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  www.suffolkpubliclibrary.com/careers