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Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Department
Marketing & Communications
Reports To
Director of Campaign Marketing
Location
Alexandria, VA

The Marketing & Communications Coordinator is responsible for the development, management and implementation of key marketing and communications activities supporting Global Impact’s business lines, projects and campaigns. The Coordinator assists in the development of marketing and communications materials and serves as a writer and editor for the organization, ensuring branding and voice is consistent across internal and external pieces.

Responsibilities
  • Drafts and/or edits a broad spectrum of marketing and communications materials in a variety of print and digital formats
  • Coordinates and implements large-scale advertising campaigns
  • Supports the integrated marketing efforts for Global Impact’s administered Combined Federal Campaigns 
  • Conceptualizes and manages production of suite of collateral materials on an annual basis
  • Manages various vendors, including graphic designers and printers
  • Applies light graphic design skills for marketing materials created in-house
  • Assists in developing and implementing strategic communications plans to ensure a consistent and effective outreach to our various market segments throughout the year
  • Collaborates with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure their needs and priorities are understood and reflected in written materials while maintaining consistency with Global Impact positioning
  • Researches, analyzes and prepares data to incorporate into written materials
  • Creates strategies for and participates in ongoing Marketing & Communications team activities; providing ongoing project management and feedback as required
  • Assists with communication needs for external client projects, as needed
Application Instructions

Global Impact’s headquarters are in Alexandria, Virginia. Interested candidates should submit salary history and expectations along with cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package.

Qualifications
  • A communications and/or marketing professional with at least 2 years of experience  
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in communications, journalism, marketing or a related field
  • Demonstrable success in managing creative and compelling communications materials
  • Knowledge of and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Exceptional writer and editor who can adapt his or her writing style to specific projects, ranging from web content to press releases to executive speeches 
  • Attention to detail and strong editing skills a must
  • Working knowledge of several writing style guides (AP), a plus
  • Experience with nonprofit marketing and/or fundraising highly preferred
  • Proven verbal communication skills, including communicating with others, listening effectively, interviewing and gathering information from sources at all levels in an organization and working with varying levels of staff 
  • Ability to write quickly in a variety of voices and formats
  • Strong project management skills
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently 
  • Ability to be creative and innovative
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines with a focus on results
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Knowledge of nonprofit organizations and international relief and development programs a plus, but not required

About Global Impact

Global Impact works on charitable ventures to inspire greater giving. We serve as a trusted advisor, intermediary and implementing partner across the private, nonprofit and public sectors. Through these partnerships, we have raised nearly $2 billion for causes such as disaster relief and global development. Our expertise includes fundraising and partnerships, employee engagement and corporate social responsibility (CSR), and finance and business services. Follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

Contact

U.S. HEADQUARTERS

1199 N. Fairfax St.
Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
800-836-4620
[email protected]

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