AmeriCorps VISTA Social Enterprise Marketing Coordinator

New Door is experiencing great growth and recognition on the national level for our innovative and successful approach to youth employment. We pride ourselves on our dynamic and vibrant work environment, and we are seeking an individual to help nurture and cultivate these values among our staff and clients. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work in a flexible, entrepreneurial organization with seasoned leaders who have a passion for both business and social mission. The position provides the opportunity to gain an inside look at the day to day operations of a thriving nonprofit.Essential to serving more youth, New Door seeks to create systems and strategies for developing, retaining, and supporting employment partners.

New Door is a data-centric organization with a stellar track record of growth and positive social outcomes.  The current annual operating budget is approximately $6 million of which 50 percent is contributed.  In 2014, New Door surpassed all goals for its four-year $13 million integrated fundraising campaign raising $14.7 million to purchase a larger facility, expand current programs, and invest in the start-up of new programs and social enterprises.

As the Social Enterprise Marketing Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA, a typical day might include the following:

  • Assess and evaluate marketing needs, processes, budgets and document. Implement the approved processes and report ROI
  • Observe and document marketing needs and processes at Pedal Revolution.
  • Write social media posts for Pedal Revolution and Ashbury Images.
  • Create marketing plans and budgets for Pedal Revolution and Ashbury Images.
  • Determine ROI on marketing spend vs customer retention and new sales at Pedal Revolution and Ashbury Images
  • Support product and marketing research for the social enterprises
  • Research and document various aspects of competitors — their products as well as their marketing campaigns. Support preparation of strategic product/market analysis vs what our social enterprises are doing
  • Analyze current products/branding of each social enterprise through surveys, market research and social media. Contribute recommendations to the marketing strategy for growth and improved market reach

Qualifications:

  • At least two years relevant experience in a nonprofit organization.
  • Four year degree in relevant field.
  • Self-starter and relatively self-managed; takes initiative to learn and ask for help when needed.
  • Possesses high attention to detail and high level of organizational and administration strength- able to develop systems of organization with minimal direction
  • Ability to track deliverables and details
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Proficiency with all Microsoft Office apps and Publisher, especially Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Creativity, flexibility and adaptability – able to create a structure and process around new tasks or projects that have not been done before.

This is an AmeriCorps VISTA opportunity to spend one year serving full-time to make a difference. For a full list of the benefits of service go to https://www.vistacampus.gov/in-service/benefits-service

To Apply:

Go to the opportunity listing and complete the AmeriCorps VISTA application process.