We're hiring a Social Media and Events Person
We’re adding a new staff member! This is a permanent, part-time position that can be done partially remotely. Application deadline is March 1, 2019.
The Social Media and Events Manager will provide critical marketing and fundraising support for Farrington Nature Linc (FNL) via social media to increase our organization awareness, and through events promotion and implementation . We are looking for a mission-focused, highly organized, detail-oriented, seasoned, process-minded team member with experience in social media, marketing, database management, and event planning, promotion and implementation. This person should have great people skills, emotional intelligence, and the ability to deliver measurable, cost-effective results.
Social Media/Event Promotion (40%)
Create informative and persuasive content that supports the strategic objectives of the organization: newsletters, social media posts, advertisements, email newsletters and web content.
Manage all event publicity (online, social media, local) to drive ticket purchases and to support org list building initiatives.
Work closely with the Executive Director (ED) in developing themes, collateral and messaging for events.
Event Planning and Implementation (40%)
With the ED plan creative, community events that powerfully communicate FNL’s impact and need for support.
Oversee all event logistics (sourcing and managing vendors, event timelines, venue scheduling, auctions, etc.).
Create and track budgets for each event and help create follow-up plan for event attendees.
Provide administrative support to the Board Fundraising Committee as it pertains to an annual fundraiser and third-party fundraising events.
List Management (20%)
Manage entries, reports, templates and tracking in donor database.
Ensure information of event invitees and attendees is correctly added into the database to maintain cultivation/stewardship plans and accurate reports.
Provide assistance with other fundraising and development tasks.
3+ years in marketing, fundraising or events work
Significant experience coordinating and executing special events for a non-profit or similar type organization
High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Drive, fundraising databases (Little Green Light is a bonus), email management programs, social media platforms
The ability to conceptualize major projects, coordinate detailed plans, solve problems, and follow through to meet deadlines
Multitasking, shifting attention from one project to another
The ability to communicate clearly, effectively and kindly with diverse constituencies, be self-motivated, and work independently
Professionalism with discretion in managing confidential information
Maturity, humility, excellent work ethic, enthusiasm, positivity, “roll-up-my-sleeves” attitude, and sense of humor
Comfortable working in a small, shared office space
Applicants must agree to a CORI and driving records check as part of the job screening, but evidence of a criminal record is not necessarily an impediment to hiring. A copy of our CORI policy is available on request.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Social Media and Events Manager” in the subject line. No phone calls please.
Farrington Nature Linc (FNL) values the diversity of all our clients, staff, Board of Directors, and partners. By bringing diverse individuals and viewpoints together, we create more vibrant, healthy, and just communities. FNL welcomes individuals of all backgrounds and experiences regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, political belief, religion, immigration status, veteran status, class, creed, and mental or physical disability.