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Position Posted On:
5/24/2013
Employer:
Easter Seals Iowa
Address:
2920 30th St
Des Moines, IA  50310
Website:

Job Title:
Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Schedule:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
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Position Start Date:
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Pay Rate:
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How To Apply:
Submit a resume or apply in person
Contact Name:
Amy Stevens  
Email:
astevens@eastersealsia.org
Phone:
515-309-2036
Fax:
515-274-6434
Job Description:
• Develop and implement marketing and communication plan • Provide communications and marketing (publications and materials) for the organization as a whole • Design quarterly newsletters, annual report, brochures, all e-communications, all event invitations and programs, all event marketing materials, all external advertising, and all marketing materials as needed. • Market Easter Seals Programs to potential customers. • Manage all aspects of Easter Seals Iowa Social Media efforts. Tracks and measures media placements and online advertising and completes data reports on the above. • WEBSITE: Manage and produce website reports, fact sheets, email updates, action alerts and web site updates • Create and maintain relationships with members of the media through phone calls, emails, outcalls and coffee/lunch meetings • Coordinates event marketing with special events coordinator • Provide marketing and communications support to the programs and fund-raising activities • Collaborates with team members to gather, conduct interviews, provide forms for successful testimonials, writes, and takes photos of clients/families for legislative, marketing and communications initiatives • Serve as the liason between Easter Seals and the media, maintaining constant communication with CEO and CDO and other management as media opportunity (positive or negative) warrant. CEO is prime spokesperson unless deemed otherwise. • Develop and maintain policies and procedures that are consistent with Easter Seals Brand Policy standards • Collaborates with team members to gather, conduct interviews, provide forms for successful testimonials, writes, and takes photos of clients/families for legislative, marketing and communication initiatives. • Other duties as assigned.
Job Qualifications:
• Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, graphic design, public relations, advertising or related field – graphic design experience is preferred. • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a marketing capacity • Skills in graphic design software to be determined. • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint • Experience with both Mac and PC • Ability to work under pressure of deadlines, manage multiple priorities and attention to detail. • Ability to effectively communicate in written and verbal formats. Strong written and oral communication skills • High energy and self-motivated • Ability to work with a variety of persons • Strong visual design sense and creativity • Demonstrated success working independently • Ability to work “non-traditional” hours as required, including weekends, evenings and holidays. • Possession of valid Iowa Driver’s License and maintenance of good driving record. • Insurable under Easter Seals vehicle insurance policy • Access to reliable transportation for work-related travel. • Access to telephone for on-call system. • Ability to lift 15 pounds.