Grand Rapids Community Foundation leads Kent County in making positive, sustainable change. With its endowment, the Community Foundation supports local nonprofits, leads significant social change and helps donors achieve their philanthropic goals. Guided by our North Star, we believe that for West Michigan to grow and prosper, we must ensure that everyone can apply their talents and creativity to fuel our future. By connecting across perspectives and overcoming inequities, we can build and sustain an inclusive economy and thriving community.
The Public Relations & Marketing Specialist works closely with and under supervision of the Vice President, Public Relations & Marketing to develop and implement communication and marketing strategies and tactics to connect and engage the Community Foundation’s various audiences. This Public Relations & Marketing Specialist position oversees marketing and media relations projects and creates content and experiences to advance the Community Foundation’s strategic goals in alignment with the North Star, as directed by the Vice President.
The ideal candidate will have an extraordinary understanding and commitment to the Community Foundation’s North Star. They will have extensive experiences working effectively with persons from various cultural, social and ethnic backgrounds. They will have a demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative setting, effectively communicate around sensitive issues, a highly developed cultural awareness and the ability to be an active listener.
To learn more about this full-time position and how to apply please visit https://www.grfoundation.org/about/careers