At Marburn Academy, we celebrate students who learn differently, empowering them to awaken their potential, to achieve success in school and life, and to drive positive change in our communities.
The IA Associateis an advancement professional in the early stages of his/her career hoping to gain experience in the areas of communications and marketing and events. Working with a group of seasoned professionals, this individual will be focusing on initiatives designed to increase visibility and engagement opportunities with key stakeholders to increase financial and community support.
Act as primary liaison on internal School events managing vendor relationships, communications, itineraries, calendars, facility usage, and other logistics.
Assist with annual Gala event focusing on logistics and promotion.
Manage online event software and auction catalogue.
Assist in creation of materials for sharing events with the community, such as flyers, handouts and brochures.
Liaise with parent volunteers.
Marketing & Communications
Maintain and create content for the website, promotional materials, public relations, news updates, publications and social media for outreach events, admission events and school functions. Generate daily content; build, deliver, and maintain content distribution against the social media calendar.
Maintain the advertising plan; submit advertising artwork.
Manage and maintain digital newsletters.
Analyze website audience data.
Take and catalogue photos of students and activities throughout the school.
Assist with internal marketing needs.
Develop alumni profiles and success stories.
Assist in managing the pipeline of foundation requests: create content, edit, and manage the grants calendar ensuring all grant deadlines are met and requirements are fulfilled.
Assist in other development and alumni relations work as needed.
Marburn Academy provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Must exemplify our core values
Strong writing skills
Experience with the following, a plus
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn
Non-profit experience, a plus
Valid driver’s license
Ability to stand, walk, push and pull for extended periods of time
Ability to lift and carry:
Regularly up to 10lbs
Frequently up to 11lbs-25lbs
Occasionally over 30lbs
Education / Experience
Bachelor’s degree in marketing/or communications or related field
2+ years experience in the development, marketing, advertising, public relations, and/or
About MARBURN ACADEMY
Marburn Academy is a not-for-profit, independent, day school devoted to serving the educational needs of bright students with learning differences such as dyslexia and ADHD. Opened in 1981 with 12 students, Marburn now educates over 300 students year-round. Marburn Academy is the only school in Central Ohio with academic and co-curricular programs designed to address the full range of unique learning and personal development needs of children with learning differences such as dyslexia and ADHD. Students from approximately 25 Central Ohio communities attend the school. Marburn Academy is accredited at the highest level by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS.) The Ohio Department of Education accepts this accreditation and recognizes Marburn Academy as an independent, K-12, non-public school. Marburn Academy is also a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) and the Ohio Association of Independent Schools (OAIS).Marburn Academy is one of only 13 schools in the nation to have its language instruction program accredited by the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators (AOGPE). Marburn Academy is also recognized as an ap...proved provider for the Ohio Jon Peterson and Autism Scholarship Programs.
MARBURN FACULTY AND STAFF:The people of Marburn work together each day to ensure that every Marburn student is successful. With a foundation of respect, they work as a team to deliver a state-of-the-art education for students that learn differently.