Community Engagement Coordinator

Job Type

Full Time



Application Deadline



123 East Main Street
United States


The Community Idea Stations is seeking a Coordinator for our Charlottesville Community Engagement efforts. This is a full time position with benefits and reports to the Charlottesville Community Engagement Manager.

This position will provide excellent customer service and administrative support to the WHTJ/WVPT office by greeting the public in person and on the phone, answering questions about programming and membership, and ordering promotional materials and supplies. This position will support the Community Engagement Manager to plan and execute outreach, events, and activities in the Charlottesville area. This position will also cultivate and manage volunteersin the Charlottesville area, to include a Community Station Board.

Successful candidates should have experience working in a non-profit organization or in a customer service related field and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.  Candidates should have strong MS Office skills with preferred experience in relational databases. Candidates should be willing to work as needed during day, evening, and weekend hours. This position requires a valid driver’s license and the ability to lift thirty pounds.

This position is open until September 26, 2018.        


The Community Idea Stations use the power of media to educate, entertain and inspire. We are the largest locally owned and operated media company in the region, each week reaching more than 300,000 people throughout central Virginia of every age, demographic and economic circumstance through our TV and radio programs. Visit us at to learn more.

Our many employee benefits include health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 403(b) savings plan with match, and tuition reimbursement. We offer a generous amount of paid time off and holidays, flexible work arrangements, and a fun, casual atmosphere.

The Community Idea Stations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to or Community Idea Stations, Attn: Human Resources, 23 Sesame Street, Richmond, VA 23235.

Candidates should answer the following questions in their cover letter:

1.      Describe your favorite public television programs and why you love them.

2.      Define what “providing excellent customer service” means to you.

Submissions without this information will not be considered.