Marketing Coordinator

About this Position

Salary Range: Starting at $50,000

The Marketing Coordinator is responsible for the implementation of Connected Lane County’s marketing and communication efforts to support partnerships, fundraising, community awareness, and engagement. Primary duties include managing the organization’s data collection, executing marketing and fundraising efforts, and tracking and monitoring marketing, fundraising, and program efforts. 

We are looking for a self-motivated and organized individual who is enthusiastic about our mission and passionate about storytelling, content creation, and data analysis. The ideal candidate is knowledgeable about current marketing tools and strategies, possesses fantastic communication and time management skills, works well in a cross-functional team, and is highly attentive to details. 

DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with the marketing team to develop and implement strategic marketing initiatives.
  • Maintain content consistency, adhering to brand and style guidelines. 
  • Write content for marketing assets such as annual reports, newsletters, social media, presentations, surveys, e-newsletters, websites, and more.  
  • Coordinate work with Graphic Designer/Marketing Assistant and provide direction, when necessary. 
  • Manage and update social media accounts.
  • Provide an editorial review of reports, articles, speeches, and presentations prepared by program staff.
  • Promote program events and activities through advertising efforts, media outreach, and more. 
  • Assist with media outreach efforts, help to compile and distribute media releases, respond to inquiries, etc. 
  • Assist in website management efforts including updating content, creating content, and managing SEO.
  • Track marketing data and analytics for campaigns and online activities.
  • Develop program surveys and manage data collection. 
  • Monitor and track donor and client data and information.  
  • Assist in managing projects and events.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or other related fields is preferred.
  • Must have at least two years of experience in a marketing operations role and managing projects.
  • Experience with conventional and digital marketing, content marketing, social media marketing, and data analytics is required.
  • A combination of experience and education/training may be considered. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities 

  • Comfortability with Adobe Creative Suite and Google Suite is required.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills with copywriting and editing experience.  
  • Highly developed organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines are both required. 
  • Excellent knowledge of survey tools, data analysis, and social media platforms.
  • Proficiency with the WordPress CMS and familiarity with HTML preferred. 
  • SEO and keyword research best practices are preferred. 
  • Photography and videography skills are preferred. 
  • Initiative and ability to work both independently and as part of a team. 
  • Ability to creatively problem-solve and try new approaches. 
  • Ability to work harmoniously with internal staff, grantors, and agency partners.  
  • A valid Oregon driver’s license or ability to obtain one by the date of hire is required.
  • Spanish language skills are preferred.

TO APPLY
Please submit the following materials to info@connectedlane.org:

  • Your resume with references included.
  • Your cover letter.
  • One letter of recommendation.
  • Three work samples relevant to the position or a link to an online portfolio.

Working at Connected Lane County

We are committed to creating a work environment and culture where our team members grow and thrive. Our nimble team works hard every day to directly impact the lives of youth in Lane County. While much of our work is conducted from computer displays that require repetitive motions, employees may frequently be required to support program events and activities that include bending, reaching, standing, interacting with youth and volunteers, lifting/moving heavy objects, drive to-and-from events, and more.

About Our Team

Connected Lane County is a mission-driven organization striving to improve outcomes for underserved youth in Lane County. Our core programs include Elevate, which creates career-connected learning opportunities for youth; Navigate, which offers a variety of case management services to youth facing significant barriers to success; and Spark, which brings community, education, & industry together through innovation, education, and hands-on learning.

We have maintained steady growth and we’re looking for passionate and motivated individuals to join our team. Our team values creative thinking, problem-solving, relationship building, and adaptability. Would you like to join us?

Benefits & Perks

  • 401K
  • Parental Leave
  • Family-Friendly
  • Modern Workspace
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Medical, Dental & Vision (100% covered)
  • Vacation Time (Starting at 10 days)
  • Personal & Sick Time (Starting at 15 days)
  • Paid Holidays & Office Closures
  • Paid Sabbatical (At 5 & 10 Years of Service)

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Connected Lane County is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. Data shows diverse teams are innovative, make better decisions, and are better able to engage employees. We are committed to hiring people who bring new perspectives and experiences to our team. Connected Lane County does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.