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Community Engagement CoordinatorPosted by: Vicki Gazaway
Posted date: 2017-Mar-06
Location: Sequoyah Regional Library System
The Sequoyah Regional Library System seeks a dynamic and enthusiastic individual with an ability to work as a team player and help lead projects. This individual needs to take a proactive approach in effective communication with the public to support the librarys mission, goals, and objectives. He or she will strive to meet and anticipate user needs though engaging programming, effective services and meaningful outreach. This position reports to the Assistant Director and will supervise the Web Presence Coordinator.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Build relationships with community organizations and sustain partner relationships for future opportunities.
Network and engage in community activities.
Coordinate library participation in community events.
Use multiple formats and channels to communicate with library users, potential users and other stakeholders.
Develop and maintain effective means of communication between library staff and the public, ensuring public knowledge of events and services.
Deliver presentations on library services to patrons, organizations and community groups.
Promote events and services to the public with news releases, event submissions, signage and other communication outlets.
Coordinate media outlet coverage and relationships.
Oversee the content of the system website, ensuring an engaging web presence and effective dissemination of information.
Supervise SRLS social media platforms, curating original content and creating high engagement posts.
Develop and manage content for an e-newsletter system.
Identify and pursue grants for library programs.
Define and implement outreach services for the library community to increase use of library services and to reach underserved populations.
Design, implement and sponsor system -wide library programs that provide opportunities for information, entertainment and lifelong learning.
Guide and support programming, services and outreach for all departments and branches, to make certain that we meet the variety of needs of patrons served.
Create, develop and organize system-wide STEAM programming, and other programming as needed.
Coordinate special events and exhibits appealing to the community.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Document and preserve library success with photos and narratives.
Coordinate regional publicity with Pickens and Gilmer library managers.
Communicate activities regularly with supervisor.
Proactively stay aware of library trends and changes.
Assume additional responsibilities and perform special projects as needed or directed
Assist with or conduct library programs as needed.