City of Troy: Marketing Associate (Part-Time)
The Recreation Department offers high quality leisure programs and services that promote healthy and active lifestyles. Engaging programs from dance to martial arts and yoga, day camps as well as sports allow individuals and families the opportunity to meet their physical and social needs.
DUTIES Assist the Marketing Coordinator with promoting various activities and programs for the Recreation Department.• Create marketing material (brochures, posters, flyers, etc.) to augment the Recreation department’s presence.• Assist in coordinating the production of a wide range of marketing communications.• Compose and update online content on all social media platforms for the department.• Perform other duties as assigned.
REQUIREMENTS Associate Degree or sixty credit hours in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, Graphic Design or a related field from an accredited college or university. Applicants must submit proof of degree with application and official transcript at time of interview.• At least 1-2 years of recent work experience.• Will consider applicants with an equivalent combination of education and experience (additional work experience may replace education requirement).• Intermediate to expert experience in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.• Basic understanding of HTML.• Ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, fast-paced environment, using excellent organizational and time management skills.• Knowledge of social media and marketing trends.• Must have a valid Michigan license with a good driving record (based on City of Troy driving standards).• As a condition of employment, the successful candidate must pass a background check and pre-employment physical.
PREFERENCES Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, Graphic Design, or related field from an accredited college or university.• Previous experience with, or knowledge of, municipalities
HOURS Part-time, year-round. Twenty (20) hours per week, preferably Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm; scheduled re flexible within range