United Way of Horry County
Marketing and Communications Coordinator

 Job Title:              Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Reports To:         President
FLSA Status:       Exempt

SUMMARY:  Oversees all aspects of the United Way of Horry County image in the community and serves as the liaison between the organization and outside sources. This position reports to the President and acts independently with minimal supervision in a team-oriented office environment.


Act as United Way of Horry County spokesperson and serve as the public face of the organization in the community.

Responsible for creation, development and production of all public communications including flyers, press releases, annual reports and other promotional materials.

Responsible for managing all social media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn) and WordPress website.

Responsible for all email communications via Constant Contact to include a weekly newsletter during Campaign season.

Organize, set-up and coordinate multiple special events throughout the year.

Develop and implement volunteer services programs.

Regularly attend outreach activities and networking events particularly pertaining to communications, marketing, United Way Community Partners and other non-profit entities.

Work as a member of the Waccamaw Long Term Recovery Group in Horry County on disaster recovery.

Attend Board of Directors (BOD) meetings periodically and apprise BOD of spokesperson related topics and image enhancement opportunities as needed.

Work closely with annual United Way campaign chairperson and campaign cabinet to include scheduling of community partner speakers at business/club meetings.

Additional duties as assigned throughout the year


  • 1-3 years of marketing or advertising experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Technical skills in MSOffice Suite, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, WordPress website and all social media
  • Routine use of advanced multi-tasking skills
  • Self-starter, team player


  • General office environment
  • Frequent local travel and reliable transportation is required

SALARY AND BENEFITS: $36,000 plus paid vacation, holidays, sick leave, retirement, and health benefits

HOW TO APPLY: Send cover letter and resume to Ashley@UnitedWayHorry.org. Applications will be accepted through April 30, 2017 or until position is filled.


Join United Way of Horry County and Black River United Way on Thursday, November 17th, 2016 from 10AM-11AM for a new literacy event launching this Fall! On this day, over 300 volunteers across, Horry, Georgetown, and Williamsburg Counties will be reading to over 300 elementary classrooms. Horry County will have a focus on all first grade classrooms! Please consider signing up to read to a classroom in your community.

To register for event, click here!

You must also be registered as a volunteer with Horry County Schools. Please fill out the online application, here!


Over 300 volunteers work together on projects at our community partner organizations on the same day at the same time!! The projects can include everything from major construction to cleaning and organizing.

To register for this year’s event, click here!

Each volunteer MUST fill out a liability waiver in order to participate. Please download the and bring to the Kickoff Breakfast! 2016 Day of Caring Waiver

The purpose is to engage our volunteers in a hands-on experience with our partners, so they can see exactly where their investments are going and what great work is happening in their own community. Thank you to our sponsors and volunteers.  You are the CHANGE in Horry County!