Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Team IMPACT is excited to announce a multi-faceted position within our Marketing & Communications Department. This individual will work alongside our Marketing & Communications Director to promote Team IMPACT and attract new participants, partners and supporters across the country. Ideal candidate will be excited to work in a fast-paced environment, and eager to support a growing nonprofit organization that improves the lives of children battling serious and chronic illnesses by partnering them with college athletic teams.

Responsibilities include:

Social Media:
o   Develop strategies for social media acquisition and engagement (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn; explore additional outlets).
o   Build content calendars, produce original content (utilizing photo editing, graphic design, and video skills) and maintain all social media outlets.
o   Regularly evaluate the success of social media strategies and tweak as needed.
o   Update and maintain the Team IMPACT website (hosted by Firespring)

Public Relations:
o   Serve as secondary contact with PR firm, coordinating media for all Draft Days and major events; help strategize for unique media opportunities.
o   Serve as liaison to Sports Information Directors at colleges and universities across the country, partnering to share and promote Team IMPACT stories, photos, videos, etc.

Graphic Design/Branding:
o   Assist with the development and editing of marketing proposals, templates, brochures
o   Help identify and design innovative promotional items for participants
o   Support Director of Marketing & Communications on discrete projects as needed

o   Edit marketing proposals, grants, stewardship reports; eventually producing first drafts
o   Support bi-monthly newsletter from Executive Director
o   Serve as primary copywriter for all social media
o   Act as proofreader for key staff members

Direct Mail:
o   Distribute marketing materials to all applicable targets (families, schools, hospitals, camps, sponsors, prospects, gala attendees, etc)

o   Support marketing and event production efforts for annual Team IMPACT Game Day Gala (April 2018); help coordinate collateral, program, media, event support
o   Serve as Team IMPACT ambassador at local events as needed

Bachelors degree in Marketing, Communications or related field
Training in Adobe Design Suite

Skills & Experience:
Internship and/or previous work experience (social media, healthcare, PR, marketing, preferred)
Strong written and verbal communication skills; copywriting experience preferred
Social media management and analytic experience
Proficiency in Adobe Design Suite
Video production skills preferred
Interest/experience in athletics preferred

Commensurate based on experience

To apply:
Submit resume and cover letter to by June 30, 2017
Applicants encouraged to submit relevant design and writing samples

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