Community Liaison Job Description

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Community Liaison Job Description

 

Job Title: Community Liaison

 

Job Overview: A community liaison is responsible for creating and maintaining a positive relationship between an organization or company and the community it serves. They are the primary point of contact for community members and act as a bridge between the organization and the community. The community liaison coordinates community events, builds relationships with community members, and advocates on behalf of the organization or company.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

 

1. Develop and implement strategies to engage and involve the community.

 

2. Build and maintain positive relationships with community members, organizations, and stakeholders.

 

3. Act as the primary point of contact for community members and respond to their inquiries and concerns in a timely and respectful manner.

 

4. Plan and coordinate community events, such as town hall meetings, workshops, and social events.

 

5. Represent the organization or company at community events and meetings.

 

6. Work with other departments within the organization to ensure that community concerns are addressed.

 

7. Advocate on behalf of the organization or company to the community and represent the community to the organization or company.

 

8. Provide feedback to the organization or company on community needs and concerns.

 

9. Develop and distribute materials to the community to promote the organization or company and its programs.

 

10. Monitor and report on community trends and issues that may affect the organization or company.

 

Qualifications:

 

1. Bachelor's degree in public relations, communication, community development, or a related field.

 

2. Experience in community engagement, advocacy, or community organizing.

 

3. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 

4. Strong organizational and planning skills.

 

5. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

 

6. Knowledge of community issues and trends.

 

7. Familiarity with social media and other communication platforms.

 

8. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other relevant software.

 

9. Ability to work flexible hours and attend evening and weekend events.

 

10. Valid driver's license and access to a vehicle.

 

Salary: The salary for a community liaison varies depending on the organization, location, and experience. The average salary is around $45,000 per year.

 

Benefits: Benefits may include health insurance, retirement plans, paid time off, and professional development opportunities.