Development and Marketing Manager
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for an Development and Marketing Manager for The Central Oklahoma Area Command, located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Plans, supervises, and participates in the preparation of press releases and follows up on the same to ensure community awareness of all year-round service programs utilizing air, print and social media; develops informational brochures; creates, writes and coordinates the production of TSA COAC newsletter; assists all local Officers whenever and wherever public information and/or photography services are needed.
Plans, administers, evaluates, and monitors the donor development program and direct mail campaigns, including localizing all appeal letters to donors as well as administering donor relations. Works closely with the Area Command to continue to make new donor volunteer contacts.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of both print and web-based graphic design and software.
Knowledge of and enthusiasm to advance The Salvation Army mission and philosophy.
Knowledge of Christian theology and The Salvation Army doctrine.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of public relations.
Knowledge of acceptable fund-raising methods and strategies.
Knowledge of the modern principles and practices of individual, corporate, foundation, and special events fundraising
Knowledge of donor records management and administration, as well as data and trend analysis
Knowledge of the principles and practices of budgeting and financial management.
Ability to prepare effective printed materials for educational and promotional purposes.
Ability to present a positive and professional image of The Salvation Army.
Ability to plan, coordinate, and evaluate fund-raising events.
Ability to administer a budget and monitors expenditures for compliance with the same.
Ability to prepare and maintain reports in an accurate and complete manner.
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff, including Area Command and Divisional staff, donors, Advisory Board members, corporations, and community philanthropists
Ability to utilize Microsoft Office to include mail merges.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Public Relations, Communications or related field, AND three to five years’ experience performing public relations and fund-raising functions through all forms of media with experience as a guest speaker, OR any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Ability to meet attendance requirements.
Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.
Ability to speak before large groups in person, by radio and television.
Ability to travel to various locations in order to participate in public meetings, conferences, etc.
Work is performed in a normal office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, and the like. Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking.
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family AOK-EXEMPT
- Job Function Public Relations
- Pay Type Salary
- Min Hiring Rate $50,000.00
- Max Hiring Rate $60,000.00
- Oklahoma City, OK 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA 73107, 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America