Temple Israel of Westport is seeking a creative, collaborative and highly organized teammate who is able to utilize all forms of digital and print communication to interact with Temple Israel’s membership. The Communications and Marketing Coordinator will be a key member of Temple Israel’s staff, working closely with the clergy team, education team and executive director to vision, plan and implement all aspects of congregational communication.
We seek a creative, collaborative partner who is excited to join a youthful staff team operating at the forefront of Jewish congregational life.
We seek a candidate who is experienced in email marketing and social media management.
We seek a candidate who is highly-organized, attentive to detail.
We seek a candidate who is able to prioritize tasks and maintains a positive attitude while managing competing demands.
-Design and timely execution of communication plans
-Primary responsibility for creation and implementation of email marketing
-Primary responsibility for management and implementation of website content
-Primary responsibility for social media content and strategy
-Production of print materials as needed, including brochures, signage, service booklets, invitations, registration forms, and promotional material, etc
-Support advancement/fundraising efforts, especially by producing effective development materials in concert with senior staff
-Plan and execute photography of congregational events; maintain and utilize digital image/photo archive
-Plan and execute videography of congregational life
-Excellent written communication, proofreading, and editing skills
-Superior organizational, time management and project coordination skills
-Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Canva; proficient in Apple and Microsoft creative tools
-Knowledge and expertise with various social media platforms
-Experience using HTML, XHTML, WordPress and CSS preferred
-Ability to take full ownership of assigned projects
-Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build collaborative relationships with teammates
-Proactive approach to resolving problems and challenges
-Background or interest in Jewish community life
Compensation: We offer a competitive salary, flexible hours, professional development, mentoring, and the opportunity to work in a collaborative environment.