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We’re Hiring a Member Relations Coordinator!

December 11, 2018

Do you have top-notch organizational skills? Are you a creative problem solver who loves working with people? You might be just the person we’re looking for!

The Downtown Springfield Association seeks qualified applicants for its Member Relations Coordinator position. It’s a part-time, contract position that runs from early January through June 30, 2019.

The successful candidate will demonstrate competency and experience in the following areas:


  • Top-notch organizational skills
  • Hospitality-first mindset
  • Basic PR writing know-how
  • Creative problem solver
  • Research and data driven
  • Familiar with Google Drive products, mail merge, etc.

Organizational Support:

Assist the DSA team in maintaining good relationships with the organization’s members, including:

  • Prepare a 6-week public relations campaign to promote DSA Advocate memberships
  • Support the communications manager in executing said campaign
  • Deliver loyalty cards and t-shirts to new members
  • Ensuring all members have an up-to-date website listing
  • Help recruit new loyalty specials from existing members
  • Attend DSA Mixers and retailer meetings as available

Event Support:

Assist the DSA Events Manager as needed with the following:

  • Getting the word out to members about upcoming events
  • Onsite event support for the following:
    • Downtown Awards, Jan. 31
    • Rated SGF Film Festival, March 22-23
    • DSA Sidewalk Sale, April 13
    • Taste of SoMo, June 23
    • Other events as assigned

Time Commitment:

  • Early January through June 30, 2019
  • 10 hours per week average


This is a paid part-time contract position, starting at $10 per hour (commensurate with experience).


Interested applicants should submit their resumes by sending their information to Bethany Bell,, or by mailing it to Downtown Springfield Association, 134 Park Central Square, Suite 120, Springfield, MO 65806.