Job Listing: PR and Marketing Specialist

Posted By: Kevin Bowman Job Postings ,

SKY MEADOWS STATE PARK - DELAPLANE, VA

 

Sky Meadows State Park is seeking a highly motivated PR & Marketing Specialist to execute the park’s marketing while operating the Visitor Center. As the marketing specialist, duties entail promoting the park's interpretive programs, special events and resources through the design and development of fliers, blogs, brochures and other mediums, as well as active pursuit of advertisement and marketing opportunities in the community, with the media and through park partnerships. The work station is at the park Visitor Center where duties include providing orientation and information to park guests, checking in camping guests, operating the point of sale system for merchandise sales and fee collection, and keeping the facilities clean and well ordered. Additional duties may include serving as the park representative at community Public Relations events, the maintenance of self-guided interpretive programs, collection of fees at the Contact Station on an as-needed basis, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Candidates must excel in customer service, writing and communication skills and have the ability to operate a retail point of sale system. Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Parks and Recreation Management or other related degree is preferred.  Must be able to work four successive days a week, including weekends, holidays and occasional evenings. The position requires successful completion of a confidential criminal history background check. This is a year-round, part-time position, limited to 1476 hours from May through April.

 

Pay band range: $10.35-$17.65

 

To Apply

go to: http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/jobs?j=2018-09-07-14-36-31-616192-dbe


For questions, contact Sky Meadows State Park by calling (540)592-3556, or email at skymeadows@dcr.virginia.gov