Hours vary, approximately 18 hours per week M-F 8:00am – 5:00pm with flexibility to attend evening and/or weekend events
Salary: $15.00/hr. or more depending on qualifications
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be creative and possess an outgoing, pleasant personality with strong marketing, design and organizational skills. A Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or a related field is preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in developing and executing marketing tactics with ability to accurately maintain and update information across a variety of digital mediums. Looking for someone with a passion for social media and video production. Must exhibit strong verbal and written communication skills. Proficient computer skills in InDesign, Adobe CS, WordPress, or other relevant software and MS Office programs. Ability to provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers. Ability to quickly adapt to changing priorities. Must have a valid Illinois driver’s license and be able to provide own transportation.
Duties: Under the direction and supervision of the Creative Services Manager, the Marketing Specialist will perform a variety of tasks in support of the District’s marketing function to promote the District’s programs, events and services. Duties include but not limited to: maintaining the event calendar on website and external media outlets; updating electronic message signs and facility monitors; social media, website, e-blast contributions and management; produce videos to aid in storytelling and promotion; photography; and other related tasks. Assist with activities at district events and promote the FVPD at community-related functions. This is an at-will position.