About CPH Cleveland Play House is the nation’s first professional theatre company and a vibrant organization with exciting artistic and operational leadership. Cleveland Play House’s organizational model is one where new ideas are welcomed and developed by its intelligent, enthusiastic, and supportive board, company, and staff. The Marketing Associate will work to increase awareness of CPH in newer audiences while growing relationships with existing patrons. Summary Cleveland Play House is seeking a Marketing Associate who will work to increase awareness of CPH in newer audiences while growing relationships with existing patrons. The Marketing Associate, who reports to the Associate Marketing Director, facilitates long- and short-term audience development strategies to maintain current, and grow new, audiences while assisting in all areas of marketing—while participating in a uniquely collegial and professional environment, where creativity is honored, cooperation is expected, and work is fun. Duties and Responsibilities include: composing compelling and effective marketing copy that reflects the CPH vision and voice; accurately proofing all marketing materials; providing PR vendors with show- and institutional-related materials; creating promotional and informational e-mails; managing and actively posting to the CPH social media streams, including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram, YouTube, Google Plus, interacting with the company’s digital audience to increase the conversation surrounding our shows, events and brand; using social media management software to monitor and ensure that the company’s social media streams are active seven days a week; creating effective plans to market free InsideCPH events; developing and overseeing a comprehensive organizational e-mail plan with other departments; tracking and managing all marketing expenses; overseeing the distribution of all promotional materials (brochures, cards, etc.); creating and updating internal marketing calendar; vigilantly updating marketing areas of the CPH website; providing timely and accurate data to marketing consultants; and other duties as necessary; Candidates should possess: excellent copy writing, editing, and proofing skills; experience in non-profit arts marketing/new media and/or B.A. in related field; experience in traditional and social marketing; demonstrable skill in written and verbal communication; proficiency with Microsoft Excel and database principles; and excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to work to deadline in a demanding, fun, fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will have skills in design and implementation of innovative means of engaging audiences. Some evenings and weekends required. Salary is mid 20s plus benefits. Qualified applicants should submit a resume with a compelling cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7, 2014. The Cleveland Play House is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted On: October 20th, 2014