Marketing and Special Event Specialist

Job Summary: NeighborWorks Salt Lake is seeking a highly motivated individual committed, willing to be challenged, and passionate about community. The Marketing and Special Event assistant will work as part of the Community Building and Engagement team to help execute community outreach events, marketing, and special projects. This position will create all marketing materials for all departments and be the lead for various special community projects.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Works with senior-level staff to conceptualize and implement short-term and long-term marketing and outreach plans and strategies for NeighborWorks Salt Lake Programs and events.
  • Collect, manage, and report on data and statistics that measure the success of social media and public relations efforts. Identifies and effects changes required for improvement
  • Updates and creates content for NeighborWorks Salt Lake social media accounts and website
  • Participates in outreach initiatives in collaboration with the NeighborWorks Salt Lake, including tabling at community events, networking online and in-person, media appearances, and attending NeighborWorks Salt Lake programs
  • Plans, coordinates, and follows-through with details for special events
  • Responds to questions, emails, and phone calls from event participants
  • Maintains files, records, and computer database on event details and participants
  • Edit/Review meeting notes & agendas
  • Attend community council meetings and report findings to the department

Desired Qualifications

  • Organized, creative, and passionate about all stages of planning and marketing
  • Strong time management and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Exceptional people skills/relationship-building skills
  • A team player with leadership skills
  • Able to work some nights, and weekends
  • Self-starter that can work on multiple projects independently without supervision
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in marketing, communications or similar field
  • Proficient with Microsoft word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Graphic design skills a plus
  • Strong knowledge of Canva
  • Spanish Speaking a plus
  • Must have a valid drivers license and provide own transportation
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Hourly Wage Minimum: $16/hour
Hourly Wage Maximum: $17/hour
Salary Minimum: This is an hourly wage position.
Salary Maximum: This is an hourly wage position.
Closing Date: Until Position Filled
Status: Part Time
Location: SALT LAKE CITYHow to Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and three references to Jasmine Walton at jasminew@nwsaltlake.org

NeighborWorks® Salt Lake
Salt Lake Office
622 West 500 North
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: 801-539-1590
NMLS #395931

NeighborWorks® Salt Lake
Murray Office
4843 S Poplar Street
Murray, UT 84107
Phone: 801-539-1590
NMLS #395931

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