Communication Coordinator

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
The International Coach Federation,
2365 Harrodsburg Rd., Ste. A325 ,
Lexington,
Kentucky
40504
Contact Person: 
Lindsay Bodkin
Contact E-mail Address: 
lindsay.bodkin@coachfederation.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 2193550
Description/Responsibilities: 
The person who will thrive as the Communication Coordinator must be a self-starter with strong writing and content development skills. Proficiency in AP style editing is must. A background in journalism is preferred. This individual must take initiative to study and apply new information quickly. Day-to-day tasks include: developing content ideas for Coaching World while engaging writers to correctly implement those ideas; writing and distributing press releases while building relationships with reporters; writing copy for the website and other company communications; and contributing to developing creative marketing strategies. Ideal candidate is a team player with creative ideas and strong skills who desires to develop professionally in a growing organization.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
1. An undergraduate degree and a minimum of three years marketing/communications/association management experience. 2. Experienced writer 3. Proficient with AP style editing 4. Communicate effectively, verbally and in writing to a diverse audience. 5. Plan, organize and prioritize work. 6. Demonstrate the highest level of ethical behavior. 7. Remain flexible in order to adapt to changes in work environment. 8. Study and apply new information, and take initiative. 9. Excellent time-management, problem prevention and problem solving skills. 10. Work accurately with close attention to detail. 11. Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information. 12. Work effectively, professionally and tactfully with AI’s workforce, team leaders, senior staff and vendors. 13. Possess a work ethic that includes neatness, punctuality and accuracy. 14. Exhibit a professional, businesslike appearance and demeanor. 15. Basic computer skills, including e-mail, word processing and spreadsheets. 16. Excellent interpersonal skills to facilitate interaction with the workforce.
Application Instructions: 
email resume to lindsay.bodkin@coachfederation.org.