Job Posting: Serendipity Media

Serendipity Media LLC is currently seeking a full time Media Consultant for the West Michigan Woman brand. Job requirements and description are presented below. Please send your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to: Serendipity Media LLC

Attn: Barbara Hansen

535 Cascade West Parkway SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

barb@serendipity-media.com

Job description:

• Manage customer relationships with prospective and current advertisers in a regional territory of Western Michigan. • Ability to manage database through attention to detail. • Write up proposals and convert contracts. • Manage around 200 phone calls weekly. • Attend meetings with the Sales Director and Sales & Marketing Team to approach Sales from a team perspective. • Achieve all company assigned revenue goals/expectations. • Travel required in a small region to meet face-to-face with prospective clients.

Candidate must possess:

• Bachelors degree • Two year sales or industry experience • Ability to process industry information and effectively communicate it to potential prospects, team members, and industry professionals • Number aptitude to calculate rates, discounts, and percentages • High level of professionalism and ability to work well with others • Self-motivated work ethic with an eye for detail • Interest in working in a team environment • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Highly organized with skills to adapt and work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven office • Positive, energetic attitude

Job Posting: Graphic Design at GRCC

Date: December 16, 2015Title: Graphic Designer Position Number: 658 Hours: 25 hours per week, 42 weeks per year Compensation: $15/hour ($15,750/year) Professional Services, No benefits Reports to: Lead Graphic Designer Posting expires: January 20, 2016 (Extended from 1-6-16)

  Summary

  The graphic designer will support the communications department’s recruitment and retention marketing efforts. Primary responsibilities include the creation and editing of print and web materials using basic design principles that enhance the GRCC Brand. Additional responsibilities include innovative thinking to develop new solutions that address visual challenges within the brand, and participating in daily graphic design team meetings to prioritize and accomplish communications department goals.

  Essential Job Functions - Advise and assist college departments with graphic design, from concept to production, while maintaining GRCC Brand Standards. - Manage graphic design process for each project from estimation to conceptualization to developing timelines, among other basic project management tasks. - Manage the print production process in coordination with college printing services, or external vendors for each project. - Collaborate with members of the communications department, as needed, for copywriting, editing/proofreading, and photography services to complete each project. - Innovate new ways to elevate GRCC Brand Standards within each project. - Provide creative direction using basic design principles for each project. - Educate college clients about communications department processes for graphic design project work. - Consult on and help update college graphic identity guide. - Promote communications department services to college clients. - Assist lead graphic designer with management of graphic design process documentation and policies. - Represent the department on college teams, as needed. - Regular attendance during normal scheduled hours is required. Being present is essential for serving customers and performing the essential functions of this position. - Other duties as assigned by lead graphic designer.

Grand Rapids Community College is only accepting online applications for this position at www.grcc.edu/jobs Submit a cover letter and resume in one document. The opportunity to apply for this position will close on January 20, 2016 at 11:59 PM.

Job Opportunity - Corporate Communications Manager at Spectrum Health

Spectrum Health is looking for a Corporate Communications Manager: Supports the Director of System Public Relations in developing, implementing, and managing the corporate communications function for the organization. Responsible for internal communications initiatives intended to engage employees and build trust throughout the organization at the system level. Demonstrates expertise and skill in developing strategic, integrated communication solutions and implementing a variety of communications tactics for internal audiences. Coordinates system messaging across a variety of platforms. Develops strong relationships with internal stakeholders. Participates in crisis communications. Manages and provides leadership to corporate communications team to help accomplish goals and tasks. [Full Job Description]

WMPRSA Mentor Hub Mixer - 1/22/13 at the Haworth Interphase at MoDiv

WMPRSA MENTOR HUB MIXER | January 22, 2013 | Haworth Interphase at MoDiv - Downtown GR | 5:15pm – 6:30pm The West Michigan Public Relations Society of America is starting a program called, Mentor Hub for business professionals and students from local colleges and universities to offer  career counsel, knowledge, and wisdom to those juniors and seniors looking to make their career in communications.

January 22, 2013 will kick-off with an event that will entertain a unique start to pairing mentors and mentees. This event will allow potential mentors and mentees to be acquainted before being paired after the event. Mentors do not need to be members of WMPRSA, but must work in the communications field in order to participate.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The night will start with networking, and quickly move on to a 'bio auction' where mentors will be introduced in game show-style with information from their resume, including current and past professional experiences, and hobbies. We might just say, “Come on down!”

From there, a speed dating set-up will allow mentors and mentees to have 1-2 minutes of face-time where they can become more acquainted.

Finally, mentees will have the opportunity to write down three mentor names they would choose to have as a mentor, descending in priority.

DETAILS

RSVP Jen Gilman, wmprsa@gmail.com Add “Mentor Hub Mixer” in the subject line. COST Free. Light Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided.

LOCATION Haworth Interphase at MoDiv (40 Monroe Center NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503) www.shopmodiv.com

PARKING Available parking near MoDiv http://ht.ly/gwcNo (Also please take advantage of the free one hour parking at the Monroe Center parking ramp).