President’s Note: Member Month & our Business Communicators Summit

09:53 05 March in featured-event, KC IABC Blog

By Stacey Dickson – KC IABC President There is much happening at KC IABC in March! This week is our annual Business Communicators Summit. With sessions on crisis, diversity, influence, content, brand ambassadors, persuasion and more, you’re sure to find valuable learning opportunities. Register now to join over 100 communicators for outstanding networking and even opportunities to sign up to volunteer. Our Quills awards competition also kicked off this...

Unity World Headquarters: Digital Marketing Strategist

19:06 01 March in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

Overview Come work with some of the city's top marketing and digital media professionals on staff in a non-profit setting! You'll be responsible to manage the improvement and unmet needs of the digital user experience for a rapidly growing worldwide spiritual movement. Serve as SME to manage Unity's web presence and hub of all digital marketing activities at Unity.org. Serve as resource to other members of...

Church of the Resurrection: Communications Project Manager

18:39 24 February in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection, located in Leawood, KS, has been recognized as one of the fastest growing and most influential churches in the country with a membership of 20,000. Resurrection is a fast-paced, team-oriented work environment where ideas come quickly, deadlines are often tight and expectations run high. It is a church where creativity and innovation are cherished and teams collaborate frequently to...

Lessons from the Leadership Institute

16:18 18 February in KC IABC Blog, Leadership, Leadership Institute

Earlier this month, four KC IABC board members attended the annual Leadership Institute, a conference organized by the IABC to foster connections and support leaders. We asked them to share their thoughts on the event.   Putting The I in IABC Marjie: Attending LI emphasized to me that the “I” within IABC truly stands for international. There were so many leaders not only from across the U.S....

And the Award Goes to …

15:48 18 February in KC IABC Blog, Leadership, Leadership Institute, Membership

IABC International held its annual Chapter Management Awards (CMA) February 8, during its Leadership Institute in San Diego. The CMAs is a celebration of the hard work IABC leaders have accomplished over the past year in a variety of categories.   KC IABC was recognized with: an award of Excellence for Student Involvement an award of Merit for Leadership Development   View the full list of the 2018 CMAs. The...

FLASH SALE – Last chance to register for BCS at a discounted rate

08:38 14 February in Business Communicators Summit, KC IABC Blog

  Did you miss your chance to register for BCS at the early bird pricing? Don't lose out on your chance to save big at registration.   Tell your friends and colleagues, it's not too late to register for the 2018 Business Communicators Summit (BCS) at a discounted rate! FLASH SALE ends on Sunday, February 25. BCS will take place on March 8 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at...

Avila University: Assistant Professor of Communication: Advertising and Public Relations

15:48 12 February in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

The School of Visual and Communication Arts at Avila University is currently accepting Applications for full-time, tenure-track position. Qualifications: MA in Communication or related field or MFA;  Preferred: PhD (ABD acceptable) Responsibilities: Avila University's School of Visual & Communication Arts (VisCom) is seeking applications for a tenure-track assistant professor with a focus on public relations, media and communication strategies. Ideal candidates will have a strong academic and...

Polsinelli: Public Relations and Social Media Analyst

12:26 11 February in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

Core Responsibilities Social Media Build and execute social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification Optimize firm pages within each platform to increase the visibility of company’s public relations, marketing and social content Create editorial calendars and syndication schedules that align to firm key messages and content priorities Continuously improve by capturing and analyzing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting...

NIC Inc.: Digital Marketing Manager

15:38 09 February in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

Digital government leader, NIC Inc., (Nasdaq: EGOV) is looking for a Digital Marketing Manager who is a resourceful, self-starter who brings marketing communications experience to work and collaborates daily with the VP of Corporate Communications and the Senior Communications Manager. This position will implement successful campaigns in all areas of digital marketing communications: content writing, design, social media, public relations, website management, and more. Responsibilities • Manage...

Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City: Communications Coordinator (Part-Time or Internship)

16:07 05 February in KC IABC Blog, KC/IABC Job Bank for Members

The HBA is seeking a communications coordinator to assist with coordinating and implementing multiple communications and marketing strategies. This person will be responsible for writing and distributing communications related to events and other topics both internally to its members and externally to consumers. Responsibilities 1. Responsible for writing/editing content for a variety of communications channels including a monthly magazine, flyers, websites, invitations, press releases, scripts and more. 2....