Spearfish EDC seeks Administrative & Marketing Coordinator

Spearfish Economic Development Corporation

Administrative and Marketing Coordinator

Full-Time Position

Salary Range: $15-$17 per Hour; Depending on Experience

Do you want to play a key role in helping the Spearfish community continue to prosper?  If so, you should consider joining the team at Spearfish Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) as the full-time Administrative and Marketing Coordinator.

Applicants must have proven experience in marketing and administration, with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as a knowledge of business protocol and basic accounting.  A bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three (3) years of professional experience in office administration and marketing is strongly preferred but not required.

Proficient use of QuickBooks, Microsoft Office applications, e-mail marketing software, website content management, social media and other computer applications is essential.

Responsibilities of the Administrative and Marketing Coordinator include but are not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support to the Executive Director
  • Administering office operations and maintaining organizational records
  • Performing accounting tasks with QuickBooks
  • Assisting in creating and promoting SEDC branding, including graphic design
  • Managing website and social media content and producing monthly e-newsletters
  • Assisting in the preparation and distribution of press releases and other media communications
  • Planning and coordinating SEDC events
  • Assisting with preparation of reports and proposals for business prospects, investors and developers
  • Maintaining demographic information

SEDC offers paid employee health insurance, PTO, a rewarding and fun work environment, paid holidays and other benefits.

Qualified applicants should send resume and cover letter to SEDC at 106 W. Kansas Street, Spearfish, SD 57783 by 5:00 p.m. on November 29, 2017.  While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

SEDC is An Equal Opportunity Employer.


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