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SPC’s Current Job Openings

Social Media Marketing Specialist | Transit Planner

Social Media Marketing Specialist

General Purpose

Creates, supports, develops and implements SPC’s social media content and marketing programs. Responsible for creating social media campaigns and the day-to-day management of SPC’s social media channels. Leverages social media as a communications tool and implements social media best practices across all social media channels. Utilizes digital marketing and social media platforms to establish and enhance SPC’s online presence, create posts, build a following, and manage social media accounts. Skilled in creating and managing advertising campaigns in social media and evaluating results of marketing efforts. Creates general marketing materials and supports overall agency marketing and communications efforts.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement and manage an ongoing social media strategic calendar.
  • Develop, implement and manage day-to-day social media accounts by cultivating content from staff, partners, stakeholders.
  • Provide data to measure the success of social media campaigns.
  • Stay up to date with latest social media best practices and techniques, particularly focused on the non-profit sector.
  • Collaborate with the Communications Team to develop social media campaigns.
  • Identify key target audiences and tailor content for audience and platform.
  • Utilize advertising/promotional tools on social media platforms to push content to specific audiences.
  • Prepare monthly reports on social media marketing efforts and develop monthly newsletters.
  • Research effective marketing and promotional channels, including media platforms to be used to relay marketing messages to SPC clients, planning partners and the public.
  • Participate in outbound and inbound marketing activities by displaying expertise in areas such as events planning, advertising, optimization and content development.
  • Serve as backup to the Multimedia Developer to cover basic spcregion.org, spcwater.org, and commuteinfo.org event postings, minor content updates/document uploads/What’s Happening news posts as needed (training provided).
  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

Qualifications

  • Associates degree from a two-year college or technical school; Bachelor’s degree preferred; and 1 year of related experience or training; or combination of experience and education.
  • Proficient in all relevant software, to include but not limited to Outlook, MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Adobe and the ability to learn new software applications. Some basic familiarity with WordPress preferred.
  • Familiarity with tools such as Google Analytics, Hootsuite, Facebook Insights etc.
  • Valid PA Driver’s License.

Why SPC?

SPC is proud to offer staff and their loved ones an impressive benefits experience, providing focused support on their physical, emotional, and financial well being. Benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and FSA
  • 403B options and company sponsored pension plan
  • Vacation time, sick time and personal leave
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Flexible hybrid work schedule
  • Tuition assistance

To Apply:

  • Email letter of interest and resume to: hr@spcregion.org
  • EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
  • SPC provides competitive compensation, including an excellent benefits package, flex time, mileage reimbursement, holiday/vacation pay and more.

Transit Planner

Southwestern Pennsylvania Corporation (SPC), Southwestern Pennsylvania’s metropolitan planning organization, seeks a Transit Planner to assist with the development, implementation, and administration of regional transit programs within the Transit Planning Department. Position reports to the Transit Programs Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Leads and advises staff in the development, implementation, coordination, and administration of work plans for various planning initiatives.
  • Serves as a liaison with the public, and various other agencies promoting and modernizing regional transit and related transportation and land use planning at the local, state, and national levels. Assists with facilitating the Transit Operator Committee meetings and coordinates transit TIP requests with other staff.
  • Researches, compiles, analyzes and coordinates technical and policy area information pertaining to the agency’s transit program activity.
  • Applies federal and state transportation planning regulations in the development of communications concerning the agency’s program activity internally and externally via oral and written communications.
  • Maintains and updates files and GIS mapping on program activity.
  • Reviews and edits select reports and technical memorandums.
  • Develops, processes and summarizes input and communications for possible inclusion in plan and program development.
  • Plans, makes preparations for, and staffs both technical and specialty meetings.
  • Develops and maintains working relationships with the staff from PennDOT, transit providers and other planning and transportation agencies within the region and the Commonwealth.
  • Assists with writing Requests for Proposals, evaluating bids, and recommending consultant teams for support of various transit planning programs and projects.
  • Reviews work of outside contractors to monitor progress on select projects.
  • Applies knowledge of federal and state transportation funding to secure and maintain grant programs.
  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Planning, Engineering, Public Administration or other closely related field required. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of transportation and/or transit planning experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with federal transit regulations and guidelines preferred.
  • Must have exceptional communication, organization, and analytical skills.
  • Excellent computer skills, including GIS mapping, with the ability to learn new software applications.

Why SPC?

SPC is proud to offer staff and their loved ones an impressive benefits experience, providing focused support on their physical, emotional, and financial well being. Benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and FSA
  • 403B options and company sponsored pension plan
  • Vacation time, sick time and personal leave
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Flexible hybrid work schedule
  • Tuition assistance

To Apply:

  • Email letter of interest and resume to: hr@spcregion.org
  • EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
  • SPC provides competitive compensation, including an excellent benefits package, flex time, mileage reimbursement, holiday/vacation pay and more.