Responsible for the planning, development and implementation of all marketing strategies including sponsorship, corporate membership, e-advertising and 501c3 annual giving fundraising efforts. Creates comprehensive marketing plans for educational programming, grant offerings, publications and affiliate partner promotion. Coordinates web design/maintenance and database upkeep and spearheads the organization’s social media accounts and executive search program.
Highly motivated, proactive professional who is relationship-driven.
Takes initiative, generates ideas and manages projects from conceptualization to implementation with little supervision.
Clear, friendly and professional communication skills.
High level of organization, attention to detail and ability to manage long range plans.
Qualified candidates should possess a bachelor of science degree in marketing or business and 3+ years of marketing experience, preferably in a not-for-profit professional office environment. Some in-state travel is required.
Additional Salary Information: commensurate with qualifications and experience
The Illinois Association of Park Districts, founded in 1928, is a dynamic nonprofit service, research and education organization that serves park districts, forest preserves, conservation, municipal park and recreation, and special recreation agencies. The association advances these agencies, their citizen board members and professional staff in their ability to provide outstanding park and recrea...tion opportunities, preserve natural resources and improve the quality of life for all people in Illinois.