Communications Coordinator – Appleton City Office

Please include the job title and posting #021621-Admin on your application.                                    

Grade: 5

Full – Time –  36 hours per week

Starting Date: To be filled in August.

Special Qualifications:  The Communications Coordinator (CC) will elevate WCMCAA’s and New Growth CDC’s media profile by supporting the development and execution of communications strategy.  The CC will have a primary responsibility for producing and advancing digital media, from video and graphics to web and social media posts.  This position will work collaboratively with senior leadership to develop and share stories to broaden and deepen the impact of the Agency’s programs and to increase community awareness of Agency programs.  Must be self-motivated with a proven track record of digital media production, marketing and/or communication.  Must have experience in developing high quality written content for different communication channels with success in producing, and/or ability to produce, press releases, videos, desktop and/or online publishing, and website and social media maintenance, as well as the ability to speak effectively with the public.

Some post-secondary education with credits in Journalism, Communications, Non-Profit Management or Business Administration preferred.  Two years of related experience, along with a High School Diploma or GED required.

Salary/Wage: $18.70 per hour

Benefits:  Life, Health, Dental, 403b, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holiday

Resumes are gladly accepted but a completed and signed application is required to apply for all job openings.  Call 660-476-2185 or write West Central Missouri Community Action Agency (address below) for an employment application.  You may fax (660-476-9246) or mail your application to:  WCMCAA Attn: Human Resource Dept.  106 W. 4th Street, Appleton City, MO 64724. You can also find an electronic application at  Click on “Employment” then “Application”.

For additional information concerning the above job please contact Human Resources by February 22, 2021.

West Central Missouri Community Action Agency shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, reprisal, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in recruitment, selection, employment, placement, promotion, training, assignment, separation or any other personnel action. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V/AA