Charlotte Angels is an impactful nonprofit that is on a mission to change the way children, youth, and families experience foster care. We believe that if we can support every child, youth, and family in the foster care system in Charlotte in our programs, we have a great chance of changing the world we live in. Our greatest ability to achieve this mission is by attracting, developing, and retaining the best team members possible. We see our team members as the competitive advantage that makes the difference!
JOB DESCRIPTION We are looking for someone who takes strong initiative, possesses a spirit of collaboration, is super positive and a natural creative to join our Board of Directors as our Marketing Director, to help cultivate the brand of our nonprofit, execute strategies, and share our mission.
This is a volunteer board position, and the Marketing Director can expect to volunteer between 4-5 hours per week, depending on events, case management needs, and National Angels campaigns.
Please apply if you are hungry, humble, smart and always willing to go the extra mile. We welcome all former spelling bee champs to apply and are looking for someone who can capture captivating, authentic and ethical storytelling, can learn new things very quickly, who likes solving problems, and can process information quickly and think for themselves. Our internal motto is “we”, and we expect that each member of our team will bring their very best to the table every single day.
SUMMARY The Marketing Director plays an integral role in setting the execution of our marketing, storytelling, and fundraising efforts and is expected to deliver excellence on all tasks/assignments. We are seeking an innovative Marketing Director who will utilize branding, market trends and strategy to optimize Charlotte Angels reach, impact and programs.
Work as directed from the Executive Director to support the mission of Charlotte Angels
Work alongside our Case Manager to have programs-centered messaging and create content deliverables for programs
Create and deploy robust marketing campaigns (building out content for all fundraisers, websites, social media platforms, and emails)
Regularly meet with other Board Directors to ensure that all marketing efforts are accurately and effectively demonstrating the impact of the organization’s programs
Determine the marketing strategy efforts; developing the strategy to drive the organization to that future market position; and executing on that strategy
Maximize and leverage fundraising tools and social media platforms that are essential to marketing efforts
Ensure all our marketing standards/guidelines are being followed/maintained and follow all legal/ethical rules necessary to stay compliant with our 501(c)3 status
Attend fundraising events and other volunteer events as necessary
Oversee the planning and executing of social media content
Bring fresh ideas, creativity, and POSITIVITY to our team!
QUALIFICATIONS Even if you don’t have every qualification listed, we’d still love to hear from you! We believe in investing in our Board, upskilling, and learning together!
Demonstrable experience in developing efficient strategies for all marketing aspects (branding, content creation, storytelling, campaigns etc.)
Ability to apply marketing techniques over digital (e.g. social media) and non-digital (e.g. events, press) channels
A leader with both creative and analytical capabilities
Outstanding communication (written and verbal) with internal and external relationships
Experience working with Canva, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Mailchimp, Linktree, Flipcause, Slack, Trello, and Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, Slides)
Skilled in writing and editing content with an attention to detail
Ability to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
Strong prioritization, organization, and project management skills
WHAT WE OFFER
Sense of purpose: Knowing that your work is deeply impactful and seeing the impact. Every person’s job is directly tied to the mission. We encourage thinking and dreaming big. Your voice will be heard and all ideas are welcome. Feelings affirmed. Perspectives shifted.
Deep trust: You will have the autonomy to get your job done well. Our culture is unmatched, you work with the best team, where every person is treated with respect and dignity, and we have fun together. Extremely positive environment, no US vs THEM attitude - we are a team, and the passion is palpable.
We are confident that our Board knows where they work best, so this Board position is fully remote, with opportunities to join occasional in-person collaboration sessions and fundraising events in Charlotte, North Carolina.
INTERESTED? Please send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Marketing Director":
Cover letter articulating how their skills and abilities intersect with our Marketing Director position