Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Employer
SOME (So Others Might Eat)
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 17, 2018
Closes
Apr 18, 2018
Function
Communications
Hours
Full Time
Seeking a Marketing and Communications Coordinator who has experience with social and digital media. This person will assist with marketing our events on the web and expanding our presence and brand awareness. The successful applicant will be a master of the English language, a good story teller, and creative. Position Description: The Marketing and Communications Coordinator plans and manages SOME's Thanksgiving Day, Trot for Hunger 5k, SOME's second largest fundraising event, and Empty Bowls. This position also, coordinates SOME's social media and multimedia efforts, including creating content and managing outside vendors. Finally, it provides marketing support to the Development function and assists with the development of various marketing materials and collateral. Qualifications: Required: Bachelor's Degree; 3 + yrs. experience in Marketing and Digital Media Preferred: Bachelor's Degree; 5 + yrs. marketing and event coordination experience Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required: * Proven ability to plan, execute and analyze social media campaigns * Time management skills and the ability to deliver against deadlines * Graphic design skills including working knowledge of graphic design software (Photoshop, InDesign) * Knowledge of event planning and coordination * Experience meeting fundraising goals Expected Contributions: * Event Planning: The incumbent must successfully, plan and manage the Turkey Trot and Empty Bowls fundraising events, including sponsor recruitment and management. Additionally, provide project-based support for all other events, such as the Gala, Jr. Gala, Silent and Live Auctions * Social Media: Manage SOME's social media presence, including contributing to overall web strategy * Marketing: The incumbent serves as staff photographer to photograph internal and external SOME events. Also, is hands-on with the development of Marketing materials throughout the year. Routine updates SOME.org and website content, as assigned. Reports to: Marketing & Communications Manager Closing Date: 04/06/2018 To Apply: Go to our career page at SDL2017