Safe Credit Union
Utilize broad expertise or unique knowledge in leading and performing assignments related to generating internal and external creative and communications that maintain and improve SAFE’s image. Provide value-added expertise in developing new concepts, techniques, and standards. Exercise independent judgment in conducting writing methods and determining procedures on all projects including new or special assignments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Develop and deploy integrated marketing communication plans to include all internal and external communication channels based on SAFE Marketing’s strategic business plan and initiatives. • Support and execute public relations efforts through local and trade media to reinforce SAFE’s position as a local business and community leader. • Author and ensure information in all marketing communication channels including point-of-sale, advertising, print, audio/visual, public relations, and social/digital are approved, accurate, issued in a timely manner, and maintain the SAFE brand prior to review submission. • Fully participate in the development of creative briefs, lead creative team concepting sessions, and attend all relevant internal product-related and creative meetings. • Lead efforts in research, copywriting, editing, proofreading, fact-checking, and coordinating production of all communications and content that reach internal and external audiences. • Train and coach communicators and content contributors at SAFE to maintain a consistent message in-line with SAFE’s communication and brand standards. • Work closely with the design team to execute original concepts with accuracy and clarity. • Support SAFE business units by providing solutions to issues or business drivers. • Maintain a basic understanding of the print production process. • Other duties as assigned.
• Highly organized with demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently while handling multiple tasks. • Impeccable proofreading skills, as well as an exemplary attention to detail. • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with internal and external customers, vendors, and clients. • Understanding of digital media and direct marketing strategies. • Proficient with Adobe tools, MS Office, and project management related databases and/or programs. • Familiarity with web related tools and website content development. • Ability to view communication strategies in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, regional and state perspectives. • Effective oral and written communication skills partnered with strong use of judgment are essential in this fast-paced deadline-oriented environment. • Excellent people and service skills due to extensive coordination required with various teams. • Ability to anticipate needs, be resourceful, and use sound judgment and tact. • Quick learner to gain knowledge of organizational operations, procedures, programs, and staff. • Maintain a thorough understanding of the products and services offered by the credit union.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in Communication Studies, Marketing, Public Relations or Journalism; or at least five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from members, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or board of directors.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace.
Copy writing experience
Experience with an ad agency, a plus
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