Catholic Charities is currently seeking to hire a Marketing Communications Coordinator. In this role, you will be responsible for providing needed communications support to Catholic Charities’ programs across multiple locations throughout the Greater Houston region. You will provide marketing and communications support as needed in support of agency objectives. This role requires a self-starter who takes initiative to seek out new opportunities to bring awareness of Catholic Charities’ programs across multiple audiences while maintaining the agency’s brand standards. The selected candidate will have demonstrable experience in writing and editing, graphic design, marketing communications, and branding practices that contribute to strengthening external and internal agency awareness.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide communications support to Catholic Charities’ programs through graphic design and writing of print materials, monitoring, and utilizing consistent messaging

Provide communications support through graphic design and writing for agency-wide communications materials and products – such as advertisements

Practice respect and empathy in interviewing clients, then writing compelling stories to demonstrate Catholic Charities’ mission in action

Contribute to internal communications campaigns and initiatives, including internal United Way campaign, to maintain consistent brand standards across agency

Order, distribute and monitor quantities of promotional branded items for program and agency-wide use

Assist in providing content for social media campaigns and website

Assist in creation and project management of fundraising materials such as newsletters and direct mail campaigns, in coordination with Vice President of Development and Digital Marketing Coordinator

Collaborate with communications team members in identifying opportunities for new content and PR-based projects that drive organizational objectives

Videography and photography in coordination with Director of Communications

Assist Special Events team with marketing materials and provide on-site support at fundraising events as needed

Provide support to Development team as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, journalism, communications, advertising, or related field

Three (3) years of experience in marketing or communications

Valid Texas Driver’s License

Excellent writing skills

Demonstrated quality in graphic design; must have proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite

Competent photography skills

Experience or familiarity in video production

Basic media relations experience

Excellent verbal communication skills

Familiarity or proficiency with various social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube

Strong attentional to detail and proofreading skills

Project management experience

Proficient with Microsoft Office

Ability to appropriately handle and maintain confidential information

Able to prioritize work responsibilities, handle multiple tasks, and work in a fast-paced environment

Enthusiasm and openness toward working in a faith-based environment

Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds and personality types

Strong organizational skills

CONTACT:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume via email to: hrrecruiting@catholiccharities.org.