Now Hiring: Outreach Coordinator

Posted by on September 3, 2019


Lake Superior Community Partnership

Job Description


Title: Outreach Coordinator Employment Status: Full-time
Department: Marketing FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Reports To:  Marketing Director Direct Reports: 0




Functions of this position include investor recruitment and management, assisting with marketing, events and public relation activities. Coordinate meetings for assigned committees/boards, assist Controller with invoicing of renewals and travel arrangements for CEO. This position is one of four (4) “front line” staff, one of the first contact visitors/partners have with our organization and is responsible for maintaining the Partnership’s professional image both on the telephone and in person.


  • Implement LSCP investor activities associated with retention and growth
  • Work with partners to schedule and coordinate Business After Hours
  • Provide exemplary customer service to internal and external clients
  • Meet or exceed internal goals for new investors
  • Provide assistance to the Marketing Director with marketing activities
  • Assist with events including but not limited to the Annual Dinner, Golf Outing, Family Feud, and Fall Fest
  • Open and close office
  • Make travel arrangements for CEO
  • Second in line to answer phones and greet customers
  • Provides limited assistance to Controller
  • Master Calendar Management, weekly email.
  • Maintain internal and external office appearance (Marketing Dept. shared)


  • Staff and assist with networking events, workshops and annual events
  • Support activities for prospective investors and clients
  • Provide support for committees as assigned
  • Coordinate ribbon cuttings and groundbreakings
  • Complete interoffice work orders as requested
  • Perform general office duties
  • Assist with scheduling and implementing email broadcasts when necessary
  • Assist in maintaining LSCP website


  • An understanding of the Northern Michigan geographic, economic, cultural and political environment
  • Working knowledge of computers/software tools (MS Office 10, databases, social media tools, etc.)
  • Preferred knowledge of design software
  • Effective presentation and listening skills
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively both verbally and in writing without typographical error
  • Strong organizational, planning and facilitation skills
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills
  • Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Computer skills and the ability to operate computerized word-processing programs at a highly proficient level
  • Superior ability to establish relationships and confidence in self and institution, quickly and easily.
  • Superior strategic and analytical thinking ability
  • Ability to plan, set and meet deadlines
  • Ability to operate autonomously and in a directed team effort
  • Professional demeanor and appearance
  • Attention to and respect for confidentiality
  • Ability to travel and maintain a schedule that requires occasional evening and weekend work



Education, Experience and Certifications

  • Any combination of training and experience equivalent to a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in social sciences, business administration, communication, public administration or related field
  • One year of work experience in an office setting
  • Experience working as an administrative assistant preferred
  • Valid Michigan Driver’s License




  • Nature of the position: Full-time
  • Wage: Dependent upon education, certifications, and experience
  • This position is eligible for Bonus Programs, Simple IRA, paid time off and Insurance package




This job description has been created in order to help potential applicants understand the essential nature of the position – its focus, scope, and scale, as well as how it contributes to the overall success of LSCP.  It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.  For more information regarding this or other positions open within the LSCP, please contact the LSCP’s HR team at