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MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Marketing/Advertising, FT Employee
Walking With Purpose (Greenwich, CT)
Job Title: Marketing and Communications Specialist
Organization: Walking with Purpose
Location: Greenwich CT
Terms: Full Time Employee, reports to Board Co-chair
Walking with Purpose, a national fast-growing Catholic women’s ministry, is looking for a Marketing and Communications Specialist to be a key member of the operations team and support the expansion of this exciting, entrepreneurial, non-profit organization. This position will support all marketing and communication efforts, and do what is required to build Walking with Purpose into a leading women’s ministry for the Catholic Church. Working closely under the direction of the Board Co-chair, the Marketing and Communications Specialist will implement tactical communications pieces in both print and on the website that support the growth and development of WWP. If you have a passion for enabling women to know Christ through Scripture and enjoy a self-starter environment with limitless possibilities, this job is for you.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Implement and manage national communications calendar
Develop web and email messages that are fresh and dynamic
Execute communications plan for donors
Develop and implement a communications plan for existing participants and new participants
Track key news events and prepare communications
Assist in development and execute proactive marketing efforts of WWP to Catholic media, select parishes and other Catholic organizations
Maintain WWP brand standards on website and materials
Support email communications and marketing via Constant Contact and update website as needed
Assist in development and execute marketing and communications plan to new sales channels
Assist in development and execute messaging around new course offerings
Assist in development and execute merchandise strategy that support the WWP brand
Ensure WWP marketing strategy is incorporated into national, regional and local events
Bachelor’s Degree required.
Self-starter with 2+ years of professional experience in marketing and communications.
Exceptional verbal and written communications skills. Prior copywriting experience (e.g., newsletters, website copy and product descriptions) preferred.
Strong interpersonal skills and diplomacy to work with the Board, local leadership, and volunteers of all levels both internally and externally
Detail oriented and able to work independently.
Proficiency in software and web-based tools including Word Press, MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), Google Docs, Constant Contact
Enthusiastic commitment to the mission of Walking with Purpose (143)