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Events and Marketing Manager

The Family Place is hiring an Events and Marketing Manager who is passionate about our mission as well as helping provide impactful events to our community. 

General Description:

Full time exempt. The Marketing and Events Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing Advancement Department fundraising, friendshipping community events and staff retreats/activities. Direct report to the Advancement Director.

Anticipates, develops messaging, and assures consistency with The Family Place Utah purpose and mission, i.e., quality check publications and marketing/promotional materials. For community awareness campaigns, gives leadership and works in close coordination with the Advancement Department and Community Outreach Coordinator. The Family Place is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening families and protecting children in Cache and Rich Counties through 24-hour therapeutic child center, education, therapeutic services and the Starfish Children’s shelter.

Duties Synopsis:

Duties include fostering teamwork, taking initiative, being proactive, and problem solving to achieve department and organization business plan outcomes. Leads, self-directed and takes direction, manages events, and supervises employees that includes the marketing associate and other assigned advancement staff.

Helps oversee other employees, interns and volunteers for events.

Responsible for outreach to solicit event sponsorships and promote events, i.e., press releases and public service announcements. Prepares scripts for events, i.e. annual dinner and auction. Represents The Family Place at community, organization meetings and activities as assigned.

Generally supports, collaborates and coordinates with the Advancement Director, Community Outreach Coordinator, Circle of Friends, Grant Writers, Volunteer Coordinator and Marketing Associate and Graphic Design Specialist.

Tracks events, participation, and outcomes, i.e., incomes and expenditures and prepares and communicates reports accounting for business outcomes. Creates Annual Report in collaboration with department heads.

Qualifications:

  1. Pass annual background criminal investigation
  2. Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related field or four years related experience
  3. Ability to think strategically, creatively problem solve, exercise good judgment and lead change
  4. Impeccable integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven and self-directed
  5. Passion for The Family Place Utah’s purpose and mission

-Demonstrated competency in public speaking

-Commitment to advocacy for children

-Advancing the mission and goals of the organization

  1. Ability to promote The Family Place Utah through speaking engagements and community events
  2. Proven ability to work with a dynamic team and build strong working relationships
  3. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  4. Experience with Photoshop, WordPress, and InDesign (desirable, not required)
  5. Experience with social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  6. Experience with Salesforce (desirable, not required)
  7. Food handlers permit andCPR certification (these certifications can be provided after hire)

 

Application:

Please respond by providing a writing sample along with a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place Utah, 1525 N 200 W Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected] Open until filled.

Kid's Place Support Staff

General Description

Part-time hourly position (minimum 15 hours per week) Support Staff for The Family Place 24-hour Emergency Care, Scheduled Weekly Care, and/or Crisis Shelter services. Direct report to respective Kid’s Place Manager.

Implements The Family Place Trauma Resiliency Project ensuring that all families receive trauma-informed care that target the critical parent-child relationship as a means of intervention to promote young children’s positive outcomes.

The Family Place is a nonprofit organization striving to achieve its mission of Strengthening Families and Protecting Children in Cache and Rich Counties through 24-hour emergency/respite nursery, education, and counseling services. 

Duties:

Fills scheduled and on-call shifts. Interacts positively and appropriately with children using trauma-informed practices, ensures children’s safety and well-being, and complies with grant and contract requirements including.

  • Scheduled shifts including Saturdays 5:00-9:00 p.m.
  • Filling assigned on-call shifts. Accessible by phone at all times and able to arrive within 30 minutes when on-call. Weekends and Holidays required.
  • Care for physical and emotional needs
  • Communicates clearly, effectively and positively with parents
  • Enforces rules and regulations
  • Implements Attachment Regulation and Competency (ARC) framework
  • Prepares nutritious meals and snacks
  • Completes required documentation, i.e. opening/closing facility, sanitizing, answering phones etc.
  • Scheduling emergency appointments
  • Attend staff meetings as requested
  • Reporting to the Kid’s Place Manager any suspicion or evidence of child abuse
  • Completing and recording required trainings within the timeline required

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 6 months experience working with children ages 0-11 years
  • 18 years old and pass an annual Background Criminal Investigation (BCI)
  • Understand child development, positive behavior management and signs/symptoms of child abuse and neglect
  • Ability to handle children with varying degrees of behavioral problems
  • Ability to maintain high energy, self-motivation, and attention to detail when under stress
  • Punctual, patient, positive and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work as team member
  • Maintain confidentiality and professionalism
  • Spanish speaking preferred, but not required

Requirements:

  1. Obtain Utah Food Handler’s Permit
  2. Obtain First Aid/CPR Certification

Application:

Please respond by providing a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to The Family Place, 1525 N 200 W Logan, UT 84341 or to [email protected]. Open until filled.

AmeriCorps VISTA 2021

This full-time, one-year AmeriCorps VISTA position is hosted by the Public & School Partnership and is based at The Family Place in Logan, UT. The VISTA member will support development efforts via fundraising and event coordination. VISTA will collaborate with the Development Department with marketing, social media, and maintaining donor relations associated with events and development efforts. The Family Place is looking for a candidate who will create awareness and is personable, persuasive, and able to communicate the organization’s needs.

Member Duties : Specific, primary responsibilities of this position include: 1. Acquire donations and other funding for programs and general operation expenses, i.e. donations from coin boxes 2. Design and coordinate public awareness campaigns centered on services offered at The Family Place 3. Coordinate marketing, social media, and fundraising activities, including annual-based friend-shipping and fundraising events (set attendance and financial goals and work to carry out events successfully, serve as event contact, when necessary, collaborate to improve and implement marketing, advertisement, and design of specific events, prepare final reports on events covering processes taken, details of event, and outcomes)
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education . 
 
Skills :
Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Social Services ,  Leadership ,  Team Work ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Writing/Editing ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Communications . 

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