Marketing Specialist

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Job Description


This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. The Marketing Specialist at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA intentionally fosters a cause-centered culture that is welcoming, genuine, hopeful, nurturing, and determined and also works to build the community’s understanding of the YMCA’s cause and impact through the development and implementation of effective marketing and communications strategies.


Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day.  We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.




  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred or in process of obtaining; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, Publisher, and Adobe Suite.
  • Ability to adapt to using various marketing platforms.
  • Strong customer service and relationship-building skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
Essential Functions


  • Works with the leadership team to meet monthly marketing goals and objectives.
  • Creates, develops, produces, and distributes internal materials necessary to promote assigned YMCA programs, in accordance with membership and marketing plans.
  • Builds relationships with coworkers for a cohesive work environment.
  • Writes clearly and concisely, using correct grammar, vocabulary, and appropriate tone for the message or audience.
  • Maintains organized computer databases for various flyers, photos, and other various projects. Manages projects including social media campaigns, posts, websites updates, flyers, signs, etc.
  • Communicates with the Y-Voice; demonstrating determination, genuine concern, a welcoming attitude, hopefulness, and a nurturing spirit.
  • All other duties as assigned.
Cause-Driven Leadership Competencies


  • Communication & Influence
  • Critical Thinking
  • Program/Project Management
Required Certifications
  • CPR Certified within the first 30 days


Please submit Coverletter and Resume to [email protected]