$45,000 - $50,000
How This Position Supports Our Vision
Harvest House is looking for a creative Marketing and Communications Coordinator to play a critical role in ensuring the organization achieves its plans for sustainability and growth in alignment with its mission, vision, and values. This position will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer and work closely with the client services teams to help achieve annual marketing, fundraising, and friend-raising goals.
The Marketing & Communications Coordinator will be responsible for digital and print media content creation, management of Harvest House’s communications calendar, managing all aspects of the organization’s Social Media presence, and developing and implementing marketing strategies with an emphasis on fundraising. This position requires graphic design experience. Ideally, the candidate will be comfortable working both independently and collaboratively within a close-knit team. The successful candidate must be able to communicate effectively with a diverse range of stakeholders.
Graphic design for print and digital marketing materials
Social Media management: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, & LinkedIn
Photography and videography at client activities and fundraiser events
Conduct client interviews and draft short stories, video interviews, blog posts, etc.
Plan and develop communications to support Harvest House’s objectives with clients, donors, funders, volunteers, and the community at large
Ensure brand compliance across the organization
Represent Harvest House at events both on-site and within the community
Assist with event management, ranging from monthly tours to larger fundraiser events
Solicit advertisement and marketing opportunities with local organizations and businesses
Other projects as assigned, including but not limited to volunteer coordination, grant research, data cleanup
Expectations and Commitments
Full-time hourly position (40 hours/wk)
Primarily M-F, 9-5 – schedule is flexible
Position has an office at one of our north Sarasota campuses
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation is necessary
Ideal Candidate Qualities
Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Marketing, Advertising, or related field
Knowledge of Microsoft 365, WordPress, email marketing software
Proficiently skilled in Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign and Photoshop
A minimum of 2-4 years in coordinating marketing and/or advertising campaigns, including online placements.
Non-profit experience a plus
Proficiency with various social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn
Solid understanding of basic marketing techniques
Excellent organizational skills with keen eye for graphic design, attention to detail, and creativity
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Passion for the populations that Harvest House serves
Passion for the communications industry and best practices
Strong self-motivated work ethic as well as a strong sense of teamwork