Director of Public Relations & Education

16 Nov, 2020


Director of Public Relations & Education

Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County
Raleigh, NC
The Director of Public Relations & Education:

  • Coordinates and executes the public relations and communications programs and activities of the association to further the mission of the association.
  • Develops and manages education offerings of the association.
  • Oversees the Triangle Sales and Marketing Council and related meetings, events and activities, including the Major Achievements in Marketing Excellence Awards Ceremony.
Duties, Responsibilities and Authorities:

  • Plans and creates communications to the general membership; prepares media kits, brochures, flyers and other association publications as necessary
  • Holds primary responsibility for the production/editing or oversight of publications related to the association’s activities and events
  • Develops and maintains a system for media contacts, publication advertisers, exhibitors and members
  • Provides primary PR support to any Councils and Community Service sub-committees and other committees as assigned by the Executive Officer
  • Assists and/coordinates as needed for association events
  • Writes speeches and prepares special communiqués on selected topics
  • Prepares news releases on a regular and frequent basis and maintains an effective liaison and positive communications with all local news media
  • Researches and writes articles on behalf of the association for various external publications
  • Oversees the content and maintenance of all the association’s web site, and social media
  • Coordinates the development, management and execution of the Triangle Sales and Marketing Council and annual MAME Awards, including site selection, builder participation, promotion and onsite logistics; provides primary staff support to the MAME Committee.
  • Coordinates the development, management and execution of association education classes, including mandatory education for licensed contractors, NAHB certified classes, and any and all other education needs.
  • Provides regular reports to the Board and Executive Officer on all assigned committee and council activities.
  • Provides support to other association committees and councils as assigned by the Executive Officer
  • Working in conjunction with administrative staff, assures that all event and related information is entered into the association’s database and kept accurate.
  • Acts as a liaison to the NAHB and NSMC for related departments and becomes familiar with its programs and materials.
Additional Salary Information: benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, PTO, vacation, yearly bonus, life insurance
About Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County
With nearly 2,500 members, the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA) is the voice of the home building industry throughout Wake County, and provides members opportunities for business development, education, professional growth, networking and community involvement. The membership, comprised of builders, remodelers, developers, and sales & marketing professionals, is affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders, which represents over 140,000 member companies nationwide. Currently the HBA is the second largest home builders association in the country. The members of the HBA are building excellence together for the neighborhoods and communities of tomorrow.
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Job posted: 2020-11-16