Communications Coordinator

The Edisto Chamber of Commerce is seeking a dynamic, energetic, and charismatic Communications Coordinator with a passion for Edisto to support our membership and tourism marketing efforts. This position is part-time, requiring between 20-25 hours per week depending on workload, events, and Director scheduling. Work schedule is flexible.

Position Responsibilities

  • Communicate with membership and visitors in an efficient, professional, and courteous manner; methods including phone, email, social media, and in-person
  • Answer any email messages in a prompt and professional manner
  • Assist the Director in creating written communications, including membership emails and newsletters, tourism newsletters, write-ups on local events, etc.
  • Facilitate new and existing program implementation
  • Assist in event planning and execution
  • Social Media Coordination – help with writing and scheduling posts, responding to messages and comments, assist with monitoring analytics
  • Content Creation – help create content for blog, social media, eNewsletters, etc.
  • Oversee membership materials by making sure they are organized, stocked, and distributed
  • Management of marketing lead database for mail-outs and reporting
  • Maintain events calendar ensuring everything is accurate and up to date
  • Ability to work Chamber events (approx. 7-10) that fall outside of normal business hours
  • Assist the Director with any additional requirements that may come up from time to time


  • Excellent verbal and written communication, comfortable speaking with customers over the phone and via email
  • Organized with attention to detail to ensure all specifications are met
  • Problem-solving abilities to correct any challenges or inefficiencies
  • Decisiveness and good judgment to prioritize pressing project matters when time is limited
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Not afraid to ask questions to gain a better understanding
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Outlook, Excel), Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) experience a plus
  • Experience with Constant Contact (or similar) a plus

Education Preferred

College Degree, or equivalent

To Apply:

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The Edisto Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that works to enhance the quality of life and economic well-being for the Edisto area with an emphasis on tourism and responsible, environmentally conscious growth. The Edisto Chamber focuses efforts in two main areas: 1.) promoting Edisto Beach tourism through marketing, advertising, events, and information sharing, and 2.) assisting local businesses through promotion, support, and connectivity.