Feb 07, 2020

Now Hiring Marketing Associate

Now Hiring Marketing Associate

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Now Hiring Marketing Associate

The Operations and Marketing Manager supports the office and staff at The GardenWorks Project. The focus is to assist with day-to-day operations and administrative tasks, as well as take a primary role in managing marketing and communications tasks.

Position Title: Marketing and Operations Associate

Position Reports to: Executive Director

Employment Status: Part-time, 5 hours per week

Location: Remote, as well as Resource Center, West Chicago 

Start Date: March 15, 2020

 

Summary of Position:

The Operations and Marketing Manager supports the office and staff at The GardenWorks Project. The focus is to assist with day-to-day operations and administrative tasks, as well as take a primary role in managing marketing and communications tasks.  The position also supports the organization’s development efforts.

 

Operations tasks:

  • Assist Executive Director with data entry through the organization’s donor management system, as well as financial management system. 
  • Assist staff with general bookkeeping tasks, as well as delegate tasks to accountant.
  • Manage social media presence and manage committee members, volunteers, and staff to create and delegate posts, content changes, and making timely and relevant updates to website.

 

Development/Marketing tasks:

  • Assist Executive Director and Development Committee to determine new funding streams that would offer additional revenue to support program expansion. 
  • Write grants for foundation support, ensure organization is executing activities outlined in grant requests, and assist with follow-up reports.
  • Work with staff and committee members to execute communications plan, and directly managing communications activities that promote, enhance, and protect The GardenWorks Project’s reputation, broaden programmatic reach, and deepen impact. 

 

Salary/Benefits:

$17.50 per hour/5 hours per week. The position does not come with benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The GardenWorks Project is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or belief. The GardenWorks Project has a zero tolerance policy for sexism, racism, and xenophobia. We believe there is a place in the garden for all. We will offer resources and support to gardeners to create the world we want to see - well-nourished and free from hate, discrimination, and harassment.

To Apply:

Please submit cover letter and resume to The GardenWorks Project, PO 615 West Chicago, IL 60186, or email to info@gardenworksproject.org. Questions?  Email Jeannie Iseman, Executive Director, at jeannie@gardenworksproject.org.