Community Outreach Officer
Coachella Valley, CA
WE ARE NOT SOURCING FOR THIS POSITION AS OF JANUARY 2018
As Outreach Community Officer, you will be expected to play a primary role in interfacing with the community in which we are located. You will proactively reach out to community stakeholders to help provide education and services. You will also be responsible for responding to any press questions or issues about responsible cannabis use they may have. The Outreach Community Officer will also work with local law enforcement to ensure communication flows freely between them and our establishment.
You will operate under the highest standards of professionalism. You will be expected to follow all applicable laws and regulations, and all company policies, procedures, and practices as they apply to security, verification, and inventory plans.
Create and implement annual outreach plan.
Planning educational campaigns.
Attend relevant community meetings; participate in relevant councils, roundtables and committees.
Plan, organize, and implements community special events.
Monitor public opinion regarding our company and policies.
Develop and implement communication strategies and advise management on communication issues and strategies.
Schedule and personally conduct at least 3 educational presentations a month.
Maintain relationships with partner businesses and organizations and cultivate new ones.
Prepare budgets for our community outreach activities (in collaboration with the CFO).
Respond to enquiries from people and organizations.
Conduct internal education and communication courses and workshops.
Write, edit and arrange production of educative materials like newsletters, in-house magazines, pamphlets and brochures.
Assist with various administrative functions such as the development of policies and procedures; program evaluation; budget administration and space planning.
All other functions as designated by Senior Management (where applicable).
You are at least 21 years of age.
Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum two years experience at a successful community outreach activity
Excellent communication skills, both writing and oral
Superior presentation skills, both in development and delivery
A good listener as well as speaker
Ability to connect with others and forge strong relationships
Highly organized, analytical, proficient in Microsoft Office programs.
Critical thinker and problem solver
Sensitivity to controversial subject
Must be able to pass required city and state background checks.
A vendor will be utilized to conduct a background check on all new hires upon acceptance of an offer of employment. Information collected in this application will be verified during the background check process.
Perks & Benefits
- Paid Holidays
Paid Time Off (PTO) within 1st year of employment upon completion of 90 days of employment
Healthcare after two years of employment (planned but not guaranteed)
Room to grow with preferred internal hiring of senior level staff
Experience that will be recognized throughout the industry
How to Apply
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