Marketing and Communications Manager

22 Dec, 2020

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Marketing and Communications Manager

National Association of Catering & Events
Remote
The National Association for Catering and Events (NACE) has an exceptional opportunity for a creative, tech-savvy marketing pro who is looking to grow and expand their skills in a dynamic small team environment.

 

As Manager of Marketing and Communications, you’ll be a key steward of our brand. You’ll be responsible for leading NACE’s marketing, communications and external outreach efforts. You’ll collaborate with industry experts to create and curate relevant written, visual and video content. You’ll use your strong creative skills to develop vibrant campaigns and use analytics to optimize our results.

 

You will also:

  • Collaborate with team members on marketing efforts for our products and services, including membership, events, education, certification and industry partnerships.
  • Manage NACE’s digital presence on our website and social channels.
  • Lead our omni-channel content strategy. Research, produce, curate and optimize written and visual content.
  • Manage media relations and oversee publicity activities including press releases.
  • Develop and manage digital media and social media strategy and create and design internal and external social media and web-based communications.
  • Plan and execute marketing and promotion of NACE events and NACE participation at other industry conferences and trade shows, including conference apps.
  • Develop marketing resources and provide guidance for our vibrant chapter network.
  • Provide marketing and communication support to the Foundation of NACE.
  • Use reporting and analytics to track and optimize our results.
  • Manage NACE’s e-marketing technologies and platforms.
  • Provide staff support to committees as assigned.
 

3+ years of experience at a trade or professional association required. Associate degree or higher in a relevant discipline, or a combination of work experience and other credentials. Knowledge of basic photo and graphics editing, digital marketing tools and WordPress are required. You should have exceptional written and verbal communication skills, strong critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, and a strong desire to learn and grow in a team environment. Excellent time management and organizational skills are a must. Knowledge of MemberSuite a plus.

 

You must be able to travel for work occasionally and perform occasional work on weekends.

 

Applications must include a cover letter expressing your qualifications and salary expectations, and a current resume.

 

At NACE we believe that innovation, growth and success come from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds and experiences, and we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment. NACE provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibility, political affiliation, or disability.

NOTES:
Telecommuting is allowed.
About National Association for Catering and Events
The National Association for Catering and Events represents caterers, event planners and event professionals. Our members are a passionate and vibrant community of innovators, organizers, and creators who look to us for resources and networks that help them thrive. Our services include education and certification programs, conferences and events, awards, career services, and programs that support our vital chapter network. Our charitable arm, the Foundation of NACE, supports the profession with scholarships, community grants and program support. On the NACE team we’re creative people collaborating to help creative people. As a small staff association, we move fast, operate lean and stay flexible. We’re also passionately committed to our members and to the role associations play in advancing professions, communities and society. We offer a virtual work environment and competitive benefits including health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) plan and more. At NACE we believe that innovation, growth and success come from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds and experiences, and we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment. NACE provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibility, political affiliation, or disability.
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Job posted: 2020-12-22