• Marketing Assistant

    Goodwill Industries of Greater NE Inc
    Job Description
    Looking for a full-time marketing position where you can make a difference and positive impact in the community? Look no further! Goodwill Industries of Greater Nebraska has an immediate opening for a Marketing Assistant in Grand Island! When you join the Goodwill team you can feel proud knowing you’re an important part of an organization that is empowering individuals, strengthening families, and building stronger communities right here in central Nebraska.

    IN THIS ROLE YOU WOULD:

    • Assist in designing marketing collateral, including editing photographs and videos for use on the website(s), social media, in-store digital displays, email marketing, and print media.
    • Assist in organizing special events and assist with volunteer recruitment and training including but not limited to; seasonal barbeques, soup luncheons, and birthday and holiday celebrations.
    • Provide support and planning assistance for the Platte River Charity Shoot, Annual Awards Dinner, Holiday Party, and Annual Drive.
    • Responsible for creating, scheduling, and posting engaging communications on social media channels.
    • Ability to write, format, and proof business letters and perform a mail merge with data from Excel.
    • Accurately record gifts and pledges, and generate reports and letters in Bloomerang (donor management system).
    • Write press releases and articles for the organization’s newsletter.
    EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE:
    • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in marketing, communications, or graphic design or any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
    • Proficient in utilizing all aspects of Microsoft Office Applications: Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
    • Immediate level knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite Applications: (Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign)
    • Excellent oral, verbal, and written communication skills.
    • Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities simultaneously
    WE OFFER A GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE!
    • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance 
    • Long & Short Term Disability
    • Flexible Spending Account
    • Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Pay
    • Matching 403b Retirement


    ABOUT GOODWILL:
    Goodwill Industries of Greater Nebraska, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization provided services and support to over 2,000 people living with disabilities and barriers across greater Nebraska. Programs are available for individuals experiencing a developmental disability, mental health condition, substance use disorder, mental illness, acquired brain injury, or face barriers such as poverty or involvement in the legal system. Services promote independence and access to the community, help people become successfully employed, support goals of wellness and recovery, teach responsible behavior and provide safe and affordable housing.

    The proceeds from the sale of donated clothing and goods in our retail stores provide funding for our programs and services.

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    EOE/Affirmative Action Employer/and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran status/Drug-Free Employer.
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