Regions Bank Community Relations Administrator in Mobile, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Community Relations Administrator will partner directly with market leaders to develop targeted strategies and budgets that will focus resources on high potential shared-value opportunities in their communities. Associates at this level works independently with minimal to no guidance. Will solve complex problems and take a broad perspective to identify solutions. Associates at this level are expected to lead the most complex, advanced projects.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Promotes Regions reputation in local communities through coordinating and implementing internal and external promotional programs, activities, and events

  • Tracks and measures all components - inputs and outputs - of programs and events

  • Serves as first line of engagement for market leaders as it pertains to sponsorships, board engagement, community involvement, and volunteerism

  • Creates and maintains relationships with prospective stakeholders in each community by prospecting, networking, and setting appointments

  • Manages market assets, including events and tickets

  • Collaborates with the Marketing department to effectively promote community relations events

  • Supports communication of local impact stories through traditional and social media, as well as internally

  • Creates, maintains, and stewards relationships with the media

  • Manages and executes high profile local initiatives, events, and projects in a timely and effective manner

  • Represents Regions as needed at community events

  • Builds internal partnerships with Regions 360 team, including Financial Wellness coordinators, to improve participation and awareness of community involvement opportunities

  • Participates in Regions 360 team meets and provides support

  • Partners with corporate training to plan, coordinate, and implement Community Relations educational workshop programs in market

  • May provide consultation on complex projects

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing or related

  • Seven (7) years’ experience in public relations, media relations, corporate communications or government affairs or directly related

  • Some travel

Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Exceptional presentation skills

  • Planning and Organizational skills

  • Exceptional problem-solving and time management skills

  • Project management

  • Executive presence

  • Detail oriented

  • Should be confident and self-aware

  • Exemplify and be an influential team player

Locations - Mobile, Atlanta, Tampa

Location:

Mobile, Alabama

EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.

EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans