“This exciting, diverse marketing communications support position played a huge role in the success of my career. Renee was—and still is—an invaluable and generous mentor to me. I highly recommend this opportunity to anyone who is serious about their career path and wants to truly gain the skills/experience/contacts and mentoring to grow leaps and bounds personally and professionally!” Kristen Nelson, Sr. Associate, Public Relations for RetailMeNot, Inc.

Past communications coordinators are now employed at:  Tik Tok, Facebook The Center for Women in Law, Edelman Public Relations, The Texas Conference for Women, GSD&M Advertising, Dell, Apple, Whole Foods Market, Retail Me Not, IBM, the United Nations, national nonprofit organizations and top local and national advertising and public relations agencies.


Position Details:

Title: Communications Coordinator

Date posted: Job runs June 1, 2021 – June 1, 2022 (seeking at least a one year commitment; training in late May).

Organization: Renee Trudeau & Associates: www.ReneeTrudeau.com, a global coaching/consulting firm focused on work-life balance and women’s empowerment. We have been mentoring/guiding professionals and interns for more than 25 years.

Hours and Commitment: Seeking someone who is flexible and who can grow with the position. 10 hours/week to start. Position is remote (Renee is based near Asheville, NC and also has a home in Austin, TX). We need at least a one-year commitment.

Intern reports to: Renee Peterson Trudeau, owner and president but will work with other marketing team members.

Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include assisting in marketing communications (seeking someone who knows WordPress and Mail Chimp), program coordination and customer service support. Some personal assistant duties, as needed.

Compensation:  Hourly pay depending on skill set.  Additionally, the coordinator may receive free career and networking coaching and support for prof. development and referrals for additional contract work with Renee’s colleagues/network. The  coordinator may attend all virtual retreats at no cost (and in-person events as allowed) plus enjoy other paid professional development perks and benefits.

Requirements: Seeking a self-motivated, responsible, mature, tech-savvy, reliable professional with social media experience. Car and laptop required. We are open to hiring a VA.

Overview: Rare opportunity for a mature, friendly, bright, professional, energetic, self-directed communicator, marketing admin. or VA. The communications coordinator will be working for Renee Trudeau, a nationally-recognized entrepreneur/coach/speaker/author and president of Renee Trudeau & Associates, a global coaching/consulting firm www.ReneeTrudeau.com. Clients include Fortune 500 companies, national women’s conferences, national retreat centers, public policy centers and non-profit organizations. View speaking clients here. Trudeau, the firm’s owner, was the winner of the 2020 Women Communicators of Austin Leadership award and was a nominee for the national Assoc. for Women In Communications Headliner Award. She was also a finalist in the Austin Business Journal’s Profiles in Power Awards, was a regular Austin Woman life balance columnist and was awarded the Mentor Award from the Association for Women In Communications. She is on the advisory board for Women in Communications and is a past PRSA and WCA board member. Trudeau has been featured extensively in national media, including the NY Times and US News & World Report. View recent media highlights here.

Interested applicants should email a résume and cover letter including their top three strengths to renee@reneetrudeau.com as soon as possible. Note: we are seeking a long-term relationship and looking for at least a one-year commitment.

Note: Please make sure you visit the company web site, before applying: www.ReneeTrudeau.com.

Read an Austin Women In Communications Member Spotlight with Renee Trudeau here.