114 North Main Street
Henderson, KY 42420

Event And Communications Coordinator Job Description

Henderson Chamber of Commerce is now hiring an Event and Communications Coordinator.

TITLE: Event and Communications Coordinator

REPORTS TO: President of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce


The Events and Communications Coordinator is responsible for executing all Chamber events, including but not limited to logistics, marketing, registrations, budget and facilities relations. Individual must be self-motivated, results-oriented with a positive outlook and clear focus on high quality member support. Additionally, possess excellent time management skills, credible; and comfortable dealing with a broad spectrum of business industries and people.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Managing logistics, promotions and all aspects of the Chamber’s signature events including downtown events from the Downtown Henderson Partnership committee. 

  • Assisting in soliciting, securing and growing sponsorships for each event.

  • Create press releases for all Chamber events.

  • Work with Agriculture, Membership, Government Affairs, Education/Workforce and Downtown committees to implement successful events and programs.

  • Attendance and involvement in appropriate City of Henderson, Henderson County, and regional events, programs and organizations at the request of the Chamber President.

  • Promote Chamber memberships to prospective nonmembers by communicating Chamber benefits.

  • Assisting in the administrative day to day operations of the Chamber of Commerce.

  • Other duties as assigned. 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong written and verbal communication and public speaking skills.

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products.

  • Proficient with utilizing social media in a professional setting

  • Must be flexible and able to work evenings and weekends as needed. 

  • Relentless positive energy and professionalism.

Location: Henderson, KY

Salary: $42,000

In addition to base salary benefits include retirement, health and cell phone allowance.

Please send resume and cover letter to lindsay@hendersonkychamber.com no later than February 17, 2022.

Questions? Please contact Lindsay Locasto, Chamber President at 270-826-7505 or lindsay@hendersonkychamber.com