Marketing and Communications Specialist

Company: FAIA


Contact Person: Sue Ray

Application Deadline: December 31, 2015


FAIA seeks a marketing/communications specialist to join a communications team with a strong desire to get ahead of the curve. We use technology to its full advantage and aren’t afraid to try new things.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Working with communications director and others to create strategic, multi-tiered marketing plans for FAIA Events.
  • Working with communications director and departments to come up with creative and innovative ways to market FAIA classes, products, and services to members (and potential members).
  • Implementing and measuring success of campaigns/plans.
  • Writing promotional materials and other content.
  • Writing quarterly e-newsletter for FAIA Member Services.
  • Regularly monitoring Twitter, Facebook, and other social media looking for ways to promote FAIA Member Services’ partners to FAIA’s followers.
  • Monitoring and maintaining FMS website to keep it current and relevant.
  • Developing content and editing partner content for FMS-related blog posts.
  • Soliciting advertising for FAIA’s Convention program, and handling contracts and placement of program ads.
  • Managing the FAIA Convention app.
  • Assisting with the association’s communication programs to enhance/maintain a positive image of independent agents, the association, and the insurance industry.


  • Experience implementing multi-tiered marketing campaigns.
  • Understanding of marketing techniques and tactics.
  • Demonstrated ability to write effective marketing material.
  • Understanding of social media best practices and social-media management tools.
  • Ability to manage jobs from conception to completion.
  • Experience using a website content manager.
  • Experience with web-based email marketing tools.
  • Ability to manage several tasks at once and to organize tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Imagination and creativity.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to anticipate needs and update/add new technical skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability and desire to write tight, compelling copy is essential.

FAIA seeks employees who:

  • Are ethically sound—honest, reliable, tolerant, open; those who have integrity
  • Have edge—incisive, courageous, and accountable
  • Are enthusiastic: energetic; a person with a positive attitude
  • Are selfless: a team player, service oriented, flexible, giving, loyal

How to Apply

FAIA offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. To apply, send your resume, cover letter, and three writing samples to [email protected]. We are looking to fill this position quickly.

Job Originally Posted on: Thursday, December 17, 2015