Associate Marketing Manager at Dream Center Foundation
Los Angeles

Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Associate Marketing Manager will oversee the smooth operation of the department and attain the department goals, as well as for the long-term growth of the organization. This will entail the management of staff, projects, communications, and marketing campaigns, generating engagement, increase membership, and assist in everything from brand building to fundraising, marketing events, constituent acquisition/retention, and more. The Associate Marketing Manager should possess strong leadership and teamwork to seek opportunities to introduce and cultivate growth. The position works with both external partners and internal stakeholders and must be organized and able to manage a high volume of projects. Prime candidates must be creative, analytical, and organized, with a good eye for quality content and aesthetics, and a strong sense of how to measure departmental success. A sense of humor, empathy, flexibility, and humility are essential for this position.

Job Description:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategies to increase organic reach through link building, content distribution, social media, and strategic partnerships.
  • Manage and collaborate with staff which includes designers, writers, photographers, videographers, developers, and outsource/freelance vendors to:
    • create and maintain an engaging and strategic content calendar to significantly increase traffic to the blog, web page views, social media platforms, e-communications, SMS, and other key content metrics
    • manage and traffic projects from concept through production and maintain content calendars to ensure deadlines are met
    • manage all creative and production resources
    • develop and create with the team marketing and communication strategies, creative and on-brand, effective campaigns and promotions across all marcom platforms that connect us with our target customers
    • create and develop marketing, communication and production plans and execute branded marketing materials needed for various needs for fundraising, events, awareness, recruitment, and more
      support all internal departments as needed
    • help initiate, develop, and cultivate influencer relationships
      support and elevate customer experience both digitally and in-person both with our local and national communities
  • Develop a deep understanding of our mission/organization and provide ideas/methods as well as ongoing solutions for communication
  • Research and engage in up-to-date research on issues related to the Dream Center’s mission
  • Support revenue-increasing strategies through fundraising and other entities that include building out acquisition and retention experiences for constituents.
  • A/B testing, gathering analytics, and reporting on digital media channel effectiveness to the overall team.
  • Support media relations and other PR initiatives and accommodate marketing needs from philanthropy or PR events
  • Support and implement any needs for the team along with any other requests made by the Director of Marketing & Communications to support the department.Ideal Candidates Will Have:
    Experience Requirements:
  • Four-year college degree, with at least 5 years post-college experience in marketing (digital and traditional), and/or advertising
  • Experience managing a team within a related field or industry
  • Non-profit, cause marketing, and/or faith-based organization experience preferred
  • Passion for mission, charity and/or philanthropy
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent project management, follow up, and organization skills
  • Current knowledge of best practices, strategies, and industry standards related to social & digital media marketing and advertising; firm knowledge of website analytics tools and appreciation for data
  • Proven experience in creatively devising tactics for target audience(s) and strategies for marketing campaigns that engage, educate, and motivate
  • Great eye and understanding of best design/creative practices with experience in creative/content production and management
  • Experience with and working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and basic understanding of principles of front/back-end web development
  • Experience with CRMs and CMS platforms, and other applications like Google Suite, Google Ads, Google Analytics, Facebook Marketing, Spreadsheets, AirTable and Slack
  • Ability to work and lead cross-functionally in a fast-paced organization
  • Management of vendors including but not limited to creative outsource vendors, printers, and external production departments

We are looking for someone with:

  • Enthusiasm for social media, digital marketing as well as traditional, and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Passionate about mission-driven, service-oriented work with a logical and creative mind but an empathetic heart
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with good management skills.
  • You will be generating assets and supervising deliverables, engaging in social media outlets, writing copy, and supportively creating graphic assets
  • Essential skills include the ability to work as a leader AND as a member of a team; ability to take direction and execution; good writing skills; strategic mind and creative ideas; willingness to speak up; and ability to manage people and deadlines, being proactive and communicative
  • Embody the culture and principles of a leader, that leads by example with a service mindset
  • Intrapersonal skills to support any constituent management and cultivation
  • Ability to multitask multiple projects of a diverse workload, at times with tight deadlines; understand factors that may arise like production requirements and scheduling factors
  • Ability to be flexible and pivot priorities and projects when unexpected needs arise
  • Speed, resourcefulness, and go-getter attitude while not compromising a spirit of excellence
  • Personable with strong character
  • A customer-centric and organizational priority mindset that’s comfortable addressing challenges
  • Willingness to work off-hours, weekends, or even holidays if needed
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish is a plusThis role will be based in Los Angeles.

Address

Dream Center Foundation
2301 Bellevue Ave
Los Angeles, California 90026

Contact

Chris Albo
213-273-7133
calbo@dreamcenter.org

Website

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Location
Los Angeles
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40
Pay rate
TBD
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Being Artistic/Creative
Budgeting
Communication
Management
Planning
Industries
Church Ministry
Mission/Parachurch