We're Hiring: Marketing Specialist - Chris Kyle Frog Foundation

We're Hiring: Marketing Specialist

Description:

The Chris Kyle Frog Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to military and first responder communities. Our Marketing Specialist position is full time and will report to the Head of Marketing and Communications to support our immediate and long-term marketing goals. Candidates should be competent professionals able to grasp consumer behavior trends and generate creative ideas. They should also be well-versed in today’s marketing concepts, principles and tactics. The goal for the Marketing Specialist is to create and execute effective marketing plans that will help our Foundation continue to grow.

Responsibilities:

  • Brainstorm and develop ideas for marketing and the Foundation’s efforts
  • Maintain our brand integrity by following our brand guidelines
  • Responsible for our Foundation’s social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn)
  • Maintain social media content calendar
  • Create and execute engaging text, image and video content to sustain followers’ curiosity and create buzz around our Foundation’s happenings
  • Handle social media community comments and inquiries, flag any content that needs immediate attention
  • Work with our Program team and Alumni to write their story as a service couple and how our organization has helped them (communicate via email, interview over the phone, potentially meet in person)
  • Share alumni stories through our marketing channels (website, email, social, printed, etc.) to drive recurring and one-time donations
  • Collaborate with other departments to coordinate marketing efforts
  • Create and execute email campaigns
  • Assist in updating website content (create events, news posts and blogs, etc.)
  • Photograph and record Foundation happenings in order to share through marketing (social media, email, website, printed collateral, etc.)
  • Available to work occasional evening and weekend events to promote our Foundation and cause
  • Additional tasks as needed by the Foundation

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or related field
  • At least 2-4 years of marketing experience
  • At least 2 years of handling social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and LinkedIn)
  • Basic graphic design skills (photo editing, cropping, sizing, layering)
  • Excellent written and communication skills (grammar, punctuation, story structure)
  • Skilled in MS Office Suite software
  • Excellent customer service skills (written, verbal and in-person)
  • Detail-oriented and able to multi-task

Desired:

  • Personal and/or professional exposure to the military and/or first responder community
  • Nonprofit experience
  • Experience with Hootsuite or other social media management tool(s)
  • Experience in SharePoint or other team collaboration software

Send resume and salary requirements to [email protected].