Hours: This is a part-time, IMRF-eligible position, with a maximum of 25 hours per week. Workdays/hours are flexible and may fluctuate to accommodate District programming. Primary hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: Spring Ave. Recreation Center – 185 Spring Ave., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 Pay Rate: $17.00 - $20.00/hr. depending on qualifications
JOB SUMMARY The Marketing Coordinator is a member of the Marketing and Communications Division of the Recreation Department and is responsible for assisting the Marketing Supervisor in the development and dissemination of all Park District marketing and public relations. The primary responsibilities of the Marketing Coordinator will be; developing social media content, drafting website content and managing homepage sliders, photography, videography and editing for programs and events, proofreading various District content and materials, maintaining District displays including posters, flyers and outdoor banners, and assisting with the day-to-day management of the Marketing and Communications Division. This is an at-will position.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING High School graduate or equivalent required with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Information or related field preferred or in progress. 1-3 years of marketing experience is required with social media, website and marketing analytics experience a plus. Demonstrated ability to multitask, work in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities and meet deadlines with accuracy. Attention to detail, proofreading and editing skills are essential. Requires strong people and communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and the public. Proficient in Microsoft Office products with Adobe Creative Suite experience required. Strong photographic and video editing highly desired. Effective problem-solving skills with the ability to act calmly and effectively under pressure or in difficult situations. The successful candidate must be able to project a professional appearance. Must have a valid IL Driver’s License and provide own transportation.
The Glen Ellyn Park District is a local governmental agency serving residents of the Village of Glen Ellyn and portions of neighboring communities. It provides a wide range of recreational services, athletics and leisure activities to its citizens, with opportunities for all ages and abilities. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and our mission is to “foster diverse, community-based leisure opportunities through a harmonious blend of quality recreation programs, facilities and open space which will enhance the quality of life into the future.” We welcome you to apply to become a part of our great TEAM!
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