KidLinks is Hiring! Marketing Associate

Published by Leigh Trevino on: Mar 10, 2021 — General

MARKETING ASSOCIATE

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Job Summary:

The Marketing Associate will play a critical role in increasing brand awareness and improving social media presence. The Associate will report directly to the CEO in partnership with the Development & Communications Specialist. Additionally, the Associate will develop, track, and execute strategic marketing and communication initiatives with the overall goal of increasing the engagement among users. The role requires autonomous high-level thinking with attention to details.

Primary Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Operate all marketing and communication efforts for KidLinks to increase the awareness among donors and increase user engagement
  • Track, collect, and organize relevant data from all marketing efforts
  • Evaluate weekly and monthly marketing and communication efforts, creating metrics reports to curate key points
  • and provide insights that lead to actionable recommendations for the CEO and the Board of Directors
  • Provide market and customer insights based on the internal and external data analysis to the music content team
  • to continuously increase and improve the content.
  • Improve marketing channels to increase the efficiency of the communication between KidLinks and its users
  • Assist with informative weekly and monthly newsletters to donors and caregivers
  • Assist with Ad Hoc fundraising events


Qualifications/Skills:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Experience and proficiency with social media platforms
  • Strong analytical skills within social media and marketing efforts
  • High energy, drive, and maturity. Demonstrated persistence, tenacity, and ability to overcome obstacles
  • Proactive and detail oriented
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data as well as synthesize associated recommendations.
  • Ability to work on and prioritize multiple initiatives, incorporating change management as it occurs under pressure, meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrated quantitative skills
  • Experience with Social Media, Google Analytics, Paid Ad Search,
  • Experience with MailChimp is preferred
  • Strong written and oral communication skills


Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in in Business Administration, Marketing / Advertising, Public Relations, Communication, or quantitative related field
  • Marketing or Public Relations majors preferred


Benefits:

Paid time off, sick leave and attractive Holiday-Off schedule. Employer matched Simple IRA after one (1) year of employment. Work site flexibility. Cell phone allowance. Group insurance is currently unavailable.

To apply:

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to info@kidlinks.org with the subject line Marketing Associate


ABOUT KIDLINKS
KidLinks is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides healing, hope and happiness for children and families through therapeutic music entertainment and music therapy programs and resources. For well over three decades, impacting more than 385,000 children and caregivers, KidLinks has provided healing experiences for children with special needs through performing arts and media, therapeutic music initiatives, university-level music therapy training and free/low cost treatment programs. The importance of generous past support of donors and granting organizations in meeting the unique challenges of today cannot be underscored. When COVID-19 brought in-person hospital visits and music therapy sessions to a halt, KidLinks was able to quickly adapt and transform our direct services into virtual offerings, including Telehealth music therapy, “at-home” live streaming, virtual therapeutic music performances, and engaging media designed to build social-emotional learning skills. KidLinks remains committed to meeting the needs of hospitalized and homebound children, and providing safe and fun digital experiences for families and caregivers. For more about us, please visit kidlinks.org or follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

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