Overview

This full-time position will be responsible for implementation of GMC’s central office communications and providing communications support to the club’s 14 membership sections. Duties include executing regular social media posts, website updates, and digital communications in addition to gathering content and material for all communications platforms, including the Long Trail News, the quarterly publication of the Green Mountain Club.
Job Duties:

Work with communications department on the development of GMC’s communications calendar, which supports the goals of the strategic plan

Create, curate and post content for all communications channels: social media, blog, website, and email

Regularly assess GMC’s communications platforms with communications staff through the lens of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion

Participate in the production of the Long Trail News, which will include photo collection, writing and/or editing content, and supporting the Communications Manager

Gather and manage high quality photos for Green Mountain Club use, which will involve developing and implementing a photo management system

Work with GMC’s section volunteers to support their communications goals

Conduct regular Zoom meetings and appropriate trainings for section volunteers

Provide resources on best practices in communications and tips for using social media, creating newsletters, and communication GMC’s mission

Provide monthly content that can be shared with members through sections

Showcase stories and accomplishments among sections in the main club’s communications channels

Work across departments to provide proper outreach and promotion of events (virtual and in-person), volunteer opportunities, field programs, and education opportunities; Play an integral role in delivering GMC’s annual virtual speaker series

Participate in regular GMC staff meetings, trainings, and events

May perform other duties as assigned

Accountabilities:

Support GMC’s communications efforts through planning and implementation of the communications plan and calendar

Regular outputs to social media channels, emails and newsletters, and updates to the website

Regular communication with GMC sections to assist with communications and membership support

Participate in communications planning sessions and regular staff meetings

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Full Time, Sales and Marketing

Qualifications:

Demonstrated editing and written communication skills across multiple media platforms

Experience curating content for social media, blogs, and mass emails; an eye for story

An interest in experimenting with new social media features, especially Reels

Experience managing an online email platform, including segmented lists for different marketing campaigns

Experience working with Word Press

Strong time-management skills, ability to meet deadlines and work on multiple projects simultaneou

About Green Mountain Club

Established in 1910 to build the Long Trail, the Green Mountain Club is a private non-profit organization with over 9,800 members. GMC is dedicated to maintaining and protecting Vermont’s historic Long Trail, Appalachian Trail in Vermont, and the Kingdom Heritage Lands trails in the Northeast Kingdom. Every year more than 1,000 volunteers work so that current and future generations will enjoy the 500-mile Long Trail System. Contact the Green Mountain Club to learn more about the GMC or to become a member.

Application Instructions

Salary Range: $42,000-46,000. Compensation package including health insurance, retirement contributions, and paid vacation, sick, and volunteer days included. Applications open until October 31 or until filled. Apply at the link with a resume and cover letter. https://jobs.enlist.io/the_green_mountain_club/jobs/19f7e13d-c882-47ce-9c60-bf69744c6aab