Part-Time | Communication Specialist/Office Assistant

Burke County Chamber of Commerce
Job Description

Job Type

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    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


Full Job Description

  • Work with other staff to contact prospective and existing members for the purpose of recruiting new members and insuring retention of existing members
  • Responsible for promotion of all Chamber events. This includes, but is not limited to creating/sending press releases, social media, and traditional media use regarding events
  • Coordinate or assist with Chamber events. Some of these events are held after regular business hours. Attendance is mandatory at these functions
  • Coordinate the scheduling, and development of articles and events information, for publication in the Business Spotlight and any other Chamber publications. This may include soliciting advertising and articles when needed
  • Assist in keeping the current database of membership records in ChamberMaster updated and correct
  • Assisting with general office duties, including answering the telephone, preparing the mail, taking the deposits to the bank, assisting the President and CEO with administrative duties, and greeting visitors
  • Responsible for answering or disseminating all social media alerts and messages to the staff members responsible for subject of the alert or message (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, TikTok, etc.)
  • Responsible for emails sent to members for events, Ribbon Cuttings, and member emails through Constant Contact
  • Coordinate the Website and make necessary updates to the Website when needed
  • Assist with the staffing of all Chamber events held throughout the year
  • Any other responsibilities and tasks the President assigns
  • Reports directly to the President

Job Type: Part-time


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
  • For more information, contact Tonia Stephenson, at 828.437.3021.

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