Events & Marketing Manager

By: Broward Public Library Foundation

Job Summary:

Salary: $50,000-$55,000 plus 15% of salary for benefits

Job Type: Full-time, Monday through Friday, Flexible remote/in-office schedule available (some evenings/weekends)

Job Summary: (Full Job Description: www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6960290861049872384/)

This position is responsible for direct management and coordination of all logistics, planning, volunteer and vendor needs for annual fundraising events, Literary Feast (usually between March and April), LitLUNCH!, in February, and smaller donor events throughout the year. Extensive research of current fiction and nonfiction books and authors, securing and coordinating the travel and appearances of 13-15 authors during the Literary Feast weekend, one (1) author for LitLUNCH!, and several local authors for events throughout the year is required. The role will support fundraising efforts through the acquisition and management of silent auctions, raffles, and sponsorship deliverable reports and execution. This position is responsible for the design, creation, print, and management of all print and digital marketing materials for Foundation events, annual mailing appeals, press releases, bimonthly newsletters, and other fundraising or marketing efforts as needed. The role works with the team to oversee and execute the Foundation’s calendar of digital marketing, e-blasts, and social media posts, as well as, management, design and execution of website updates.

Skills and Qualifications: 
Advanced knowledge of: Constant Contact, Hootsuite, Adobe Suites, Photoshop, Microsoft Excel and similar
Must have working knowledge of fiction and nonfiction authors
Graphic design skills to create flyers, signage, and other marketing materials
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Must have excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Ability to work collaboratively with a broad range of people, to achieve the goals of the organization.
Ability to work flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekend
Photography skills a plus

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Minimum of 2 years of experience in high level event planning required
Minimum of 1 years of graphic design or marketing experience preferred

How to Apply:

Organization’s Mission: The Broward Public Library Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) committed to enhancing the collections, programs and services of the Broward County Library system beyond the means of public funding. (www.bplfoundation.org)

The Broward Public Library Foundation is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age or disability.

To apply, please email resume and cover letter to: DKlein@BPLFoundation.org