OUTREACH COORDINATOR POSITION
SALARY: $15.00/HOUR
APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 15, 2021

An exam for this title will be held at a future date. Appointments will be provisional prior to receiving exam results. Applicants will receive notification.

VACANCY: One (1) vacancy for a PART TIME Outreach Coordinator at the Village of Interlaken Public Library.

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
Creates communications, writes press releases, acts as a liaison to media to facilitate Library interviews and publicity;
Identifies communication needs and develops and implements strategies to meet them;
Edits the content, appearance, usability, and efficiency of external communications for the Library in order to insure the desired message and image is presented;
Assists with design and edits the content of publicity campaigns, including the newsletter, reports to the community and strategic plan;
Creates and maintains an annual schedule for communications activities utilizing tools such as a central calendar of all library events and programs in order to ensure a planned approach and enable staff to implement best practices for Library communications and public relations;
Confers with the Library Director to determine appropriate promotional activities schedule and successful promotional plan;
Confers with the professional staff, Library Director and appropriate trustee committees about the library and recommends strategies to best communicate information about the library;
Monitors community opinion about the library and its activities;
Provides advice and guidance regarding effective public relations strategies which address public opinion issues;
Responsible for monthly statistics for social media and other relevant outlets;
Coordinates the dissemination of all library publicity using appropriate media.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
A. Possession of a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college in liberal arts or social sciences AND one (1) year of full-time paid (or the equivalent part-time) experience in public programming, or marketing, or events planning or media communications; OR
B. Possession of Associate’s degree from accredited two-year college AND two (2) years of full-time paid (or the equivalent part-time) experience as described in (A); OR
C. Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and four (4) years of experience as described in (A); OR
D. Any combination of training and experience equal to or greater than that specified in (A), (B) and (C) above.
NOTE: Verifiable part-time and/or volunteer experience will be pro-rated towards meeting full-time experience requirements.
Seneca County is committed to Equity and Inclusion. We encourage others with similar values to apply.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Please apply online https://seneca-portal.mycivilservice.com/jobopps . Only applications submitted on the Seneca County portal will be reviewed.