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Marketing Director

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Kelly Brush Foundation
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Burlington, VT
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Published 27 days ago

The Kelly Brush Foundation, a dynamic and fast-growing national nonprofit organization, located in Burlington, Vermont seeks an energetic and innovative leader as the next marketing director. In collaboration with the rest of the team, the marketing director will work to advance the KBF’s mission of inspiring and empowering people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) to lead active and engaged lives. It is the vision of the Foundation that everyone with an SCI can enjoy the physical, emotional, and mental benefits of an active lifestyle. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing, mission-driven organization at a time when you and your marketing and communications expertise can drive national awareness, community engagement and mission impact. We are looking for an experienced marketer who is creative, daring and driven to help the organization thrive. This person must have exceptional communications, social media and digital marketing skills. We need someone who is both strategic and willing to roll up sleeves and execute on tactical plans. Our team is small but mighty and excited to fill this leadership role with someone who values collaboration and is eager to take us to the next level. 

Responsibilities

  • Partner with Executive Director to set overall strategy to drive growth nationally and build community engagement
  • Develop marketing plan and be responsible for its execution
  • Develop social media and PR strategies that will build the KBF brand nationally
  • Strengthen community engagement across our network of people living with SCIs, supporters and volunteers
  • Work closely with Executive Director to oversee new KBF Corps of Volunteers program
  • Support the Development and Programs teams by successfully promoting events, fundraising campaigns, and mission programs 
  • Manage the website and oversee social media campaigns
  • Collaborate with Programs Director to oversee Ambassador program and ensure it is fulfilling its objectives
  • Identify and build relationships with members of the KBF SCI community whose stories should be told through blogs, social, and local and national press
  • Write blogs, newsletters, press releases, annual reports, cases for support, and other important feature pieces
  • Manage and/or consult on development of creative content, such as videos, webcasts, podcasts, and other media to ensure brand fidelity
  • Innovate and test creative new ways to strengthen our leadership position and build community engagement

Requirements

  • This is an in-person job and based in Burlington, VT
  • Strategic, innovative thinker who is willing to take risks
  • Enjoys teamwork and values collaboration
  • Analytical -- uses data to drive campaigns, set targets and monitor success
  • Strong understanding of how social media can be used to organically (or inorganically, ie, paid advertising) drive growth
  • Strong understanding of digital/content marketing and how it can be used to build our base of SCI community members and supporters
  • Exceptional communications and storytelling skills
  • Willingness to roll up sleeves and get work done
  • Excited about opportunity to rapidly take small organization to next phase of growth 
  • Excited to take career to next level 
  • Approximately 5-10 years marketing experience
  • WordPress, Constant Contact, InDesign experience a plus

The Kelly Brush Foundation, a dynamic and fast-growing national nonprofit organization, located in Burlington, Vermont seeks an energetic and innovative leader as the next marketing director. In collaboration with the rest of the team…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    July 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    June 25, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Salary

Salary commensurate with experience

Benefits

Health, dental, vacation, holidays, SIMPLE IRA, wonderful colleagues, fun atmosphere, working for a good cause

Health, dental, vacation, holidays, SIMPLE IRA, wonderful colleagues, fun atmosphere, working for a good cause

Level of Language Proficiency

English proficiency

English proficiency

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
3 Main St, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
Suite 105

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