Marketing and Community Relations Specialist

Why Work For Us?

Columbia Wellness is proud to be a company of real people committed to quality. We are focused on building a better future in mental health and behavioral healthcare. We have established a strong referral base in the community and we are invested in our clinical growth. We offer generous training opportunities, free supervision, and a large spectrum of programs in which you can work. Columbia Wellness is located in-between two major cities, Seattle and Portland. By working with us you get the best of both small town and big city life. You're close to the beach, the mountains, the quiet and the city life. If you're looking for a place to call home and build a career, join our team at Columbia Wellness.

If you want to make a difference that matters then we want to hear from you. Together we can do more.

Some of What You'll Do:

Develops a strategy and programs designed to represent the organization favorably and make positive contributions to the community. Creates and plans programs that engage and support the community and employees. Arranges proposals and presentations using marketing resource materials such as brochures, data, slides, photographs, and reports. Develops and expands relationships with community leaders and media representatives. Supports marketing initiatives and represents the organization at events. Participates in creating brand awareness through advertising and social media. Manages all social media and marketing functions of the agency.

What We Require:

  • College degree in Communications, Marketing, or related field
  • Experience in marketing, event management, and print material design required
  • Experience in fundraising and resource development preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able and willing to interact with the public in a positive manner
  • Ability to create and implement systems
  • Ability to work independently, take direction and show initiative
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office, Adobe, and Canva
  • Experience with Filmora preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and adjust to seasonal or event related fluctuations in workload
  • Ability to lift boxes, table and chairs that can weigh up to 25-30 lbs.

Salary: $21.40 per hour

This position is a part of a union (OPEIU Local 11)

We are proud to be able to not only offer competitive compensations but also a benefit package that our employees love.

We offer all permanent full-time employees:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision paid in full for the employee and their family
  •  Long term disability and life insurance paid for by the employer
  •  5% of gross pay put into a retirement plan by the employer. Immediately vested, no match requirement.
  •  9 paid holidays and 1 paid floater per year.
  •  8 hours of sick leave per month
  •  3 weeks of paid vacation in the 1st year of employment, 4 weeks after the first year and 5 weeks after 4 years.
  •  3 pay increases within the first year of employment

*NO Phone Calls Please!

Columbia Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Columbia Wellness is a private nonprofit organization that has been serving the community for over 60 years!