Fox Communities Credit Union
  • Appleton, WI, USA
  • Full Time

We currently have a career opportunity for full-time Community Relations Specialist at our Corporate Office in Appleton!

The Community Relations Specialist will work directly with the Community Team in planning, supporting, and executing the event activities and administrative functions of the Fox Communities Credit Union footprint. Essential activities include community and special events coordination. This role will also assist in managing FCCU's community relations and philanthropic activities, to enhance the quality of life where our staff and members live and work.

Responsibilities and expectations of this position will include but are not limited to:

  • Co-lead with the Community Engagement Manager details and execution of Fox related community events such as, but not limited to, Bike to the Beat, igNight Markets, Lakeshore Balloon Glow and Kites over Lake Michigan.
  • Primary driver and execution of new and existing FCCU events, including on committees when necessary.
  • Attend and represent FCCU by upholding the brand reputation at events sponsored by Fox Communities.
  • Supervise our cloud-based software program that helps manage projects and communicate with the Marketing Department for all events on the community side.
  • Administer our cloud-based software program that simplifies donations, sponsorships, events, and volunteers within the department.
  • Manage and monitor event timelines and deadlines.
  • Ensure compliance with issuance, legal, health and safety obligations and keep updated and accurate documentation of events including vendors and contacts.
  • Oversee on-site production set-up and clean-up for events as necessary.
  • Recruit team members for volunteer opportunities for Fox sponsored events, fundraisers, community needs and nonprofit events/projects.
  • Manage and train volunteers for various community or credit union activities, to help achieve corporate community involvement goals.
  • Manage collections/drives and in-branch sales that tie to nonprofit partnerships Fox sponsors such as candy bar sales, Coats for Kids, Toys for Tots, etc.
  • Organize Business Services member events such as filling suites, tables for events, players for golf outings,

Candidates for this position should possess:

  • Additional education background/coursework in marketing or related programs a plus.
  • Previous event planning, volunteer coordination, public relations and/or community relations experience a plus.
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Professional demeanor and ability to communicate in a professional manner with community contacts.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of Fox Communities Credit Union and the communities we serve

*Some evenings and weekends may be required.

Fox Communities Credit Union is an over $2 billion in assets community-based credit union serving over 110,000 members at 21 locations. We take pride in being a progressive, member-owned, full service financial institution dedicated to serving the community.

Fox Communities Credit Union believes our team members are our most important asset. We offer a great team environment, competitive salary and an excellent benefit package which includes, medical, dental, vision, life, short term and long-term disability insurance, 401k (Roth and Traditional), which includes company contributions including match, and paid time off! As part of our commitment to the communities we serve we also offer all team members Paid Volunteer Time Off! We offer a great team environment, competitive salary and an excellent benefit package! If you are enthusiastic about a rewarding career with a successful & growing credit union, apply now!

Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

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