Marketing Coordinator

World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
Published
January 6, 2022
Location
325 N. St. Paul, Suite 4200, Dallas, TX, Texas
Category
Job Type

Description

Are you a tech-savvy storyteller? Do you have impeccable attention to detail and grammar and communication skills? Are you creative and forward thinking? Are you into collaboration? Do you thrive in fast-paced environments? If yes, then we want to hear from you!
The World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth offers an excellent entry level opportunity for a creative Marketing & Communications Coordinator with 2 years of experience in marketing. The salary range is $40,000-$45,000. The Marketing & Communications department promotes membership, pursues followership and readership, and supports the Council’s public speaker events and other programs through messaging and branding.
The candidate should be someone tuned into national and international current events. They will support the department director to ensure our Council team reaches goals, develop creative content with sound strategy, and maintain consistency in branding, while mindful of a restricted nonprofit budget.
The applicant must be a creative self-starter, dependable, productive, and deadline-oriented, who thrives in a highly collaborative position. This role requires a skilled communicator who can write, ideate, and effectively communicate with our membership and other stakeholders across all media channels.
This is an intense but rewarding job if you are ambitious and find pride in your work.
 Responsibilities 
• Originate and edit content for external channels, including website, weekly emails, e-newsletters, social media, and print and advertising collateral.
• Build weekly emails promoting events calendar and create regular analytics reports to support refinement of email strategy.
• Monitor website for ongoing updates.
• Manage social media accounts, establishing/maintaining a consistent approach to design and communication style.
• Collaborate with director on strategy and campaign concepts.
• Proof departmental communications for grammar, composition, and brand style guidelines.
• Attend Council events, assisting with photography as needed.
 Required Skills & Experience
• Marketing, Communications, or comparable degree with 2+ years additional experience in marketing and/or communications
• Knowledge of design principles and composition.
• Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and web-based design programs like Canva.
• Experience with social media platforms, including measuring and reporting analytics, for FB, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, TikTok, HootSuite, etc.
• Demonstrated writing ability and comfort proofing for external communications.
• Understanding of HTML language, designing for web, and search engine optimization (SEO).
• Prior experience with Blackbaud or similar content management system (CMS).
• Photography and experience with digital editing tools would be a great bonus.
The salary range for this position is $40,000.
Please email your resume and a cover letter to the attention of Martha Powell, Director of Administration, at resumes@dfwworld.org. This job is located in downtown Dallas and the Council is currently on a hybrid office/homework schedule.
Learn more about us at dfwworld.org. We are a dynamic nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings international awareness and cross-cultural understanding to the North Texas community and presents distinguished international figures year-round for in-depth interpretation of global events. We have more than 3,000 members. The Council is located in downtown Dallas and offers an excellent benefit package that includes health insurance, a 401(k) plan, and paid parking. 
We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for all staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions.
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

Application Instructions

Please email your resume and a cover letter to the attention of Martha Powell, Director of Administration, at resumes@dfwworld.org. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered.

This job is located in downtown Dallas and the Council is currently on a hybrid office/homework schedule.

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