Company Name: YMCA of Greater Kansas City
Job Title: Marketing and Graphic Design Assistant
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The YMCA of Greater Kansas City’s mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. 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.
The Marketing and Graphic Design Assistant will be instrumental in providing support that assists in driving the execution of marketing and communications initiatives.
Contribute to the overall YMCA mission of healthy living, youth development and social responsibility.
Actively work with the Marketing and Communications team to meet deadlines.
Develop and update branded Y communications including promotional campaigns, fundraising campaigns, social media content, signage, T-shirts, printed collateral and forms under supervision of the Creative Director.
Assist in developing templated branded support materials to for local marketing efforts through Y brand management tool.
Assist in content development for org and related websites. Experience with Drupal a plus.
Assist in writing and coordinate social media posts for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
Help proof written and creative projects.
Assist with special events preparation including tracking and following up on RSVPs, help gather material needed and set-up.
Assist with invoice and expense process.
Travel as needed locally to across the association.
Associates degree in graphic design or marketing communications from an accredited college or university or the equivalent combination of education and professional experience.
High level of experience with Adobe Creative Cloud applications such as InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat preferred.
Works effectively with people of different backgrounds, abilities, opinions and perceptions.
Able to make independent and sound decisions in a fast paced environment to meet deadlines.
Detail oriented with good organizational skills, and be multi-task proficient.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Proficiency in Spanish preferred.
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