Special Events & Marketing Coordinator

Special Events & Marketing Coordinator Needed

United Way of Western Nebraska is seeking a part-time Special Events and Marketing Coordinator. This position is pivotal to the success of the organization and will lead the creation and promotion of meaningful and impactful events that advance brand awareness, foster strong community relations, increase donor and volunteer loyalty and acquire new supporters. Must be able to demonstrate strong internal leadership, diplomatic skills and superior judgement while employing a collaborative and results-oriented approach. Will be responsible for coordination of all event details including planning, marketing, management, execution and close out. 

Candidate needs to be enthusiastic, self-motivated, highly organized and detail oriented. Must be a team player, able to manage volunteers as well as work collaboratively with businesses, sponsors, donors, staff and community leaders. Ability to work non-traditional hours and a flexible schedule is important to the successful execution of events. Lifting may be required for event set up and tear down.    

Needs to be proficient in Microsoft Office, graphic design, internet research and have strong knowledge of social media. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to prioritize multiple tasks and ability to meet deadlines is essential. A minimum of one year of event planning and non-profit experience is preferred. Full job description available upon request. 

A cover letter and resume should be sent to: United Way of Western Nebraska, 1517 Broadway, Suite 106, Scottsbluff, NE 69361 or can be emailed to Steph Black at: director@unitedwayofwesternnebraska.comAll materials are due back to the United Way of Western Nebraska office by January 20, 2020.