Employment Opportunities

 

Join that Habitat for Humanity team in providing a hand up to Chester County families in need of decent, affordable housing! See below for current job openings.

Background

Using volunteer labor and financial support from the Chester County community, Habitat has provided affordable housing for 151 hard-working families in Coatesville, Downingtown, Phoenixville and West Chester.  Family applicants are selected on the basis of three criteria: need for adequate shelter, ability to pay, and willingness to invest their time to build their future home.

Marketing & Communication Manager

Job Description

Habitat for Humanity of Chester County (HfHCC) is looking for a personable, organized, and creative individual for the part-time (29 hours/week) Marketing & Communications Manager position. This role is responsible for the volunteer management and marketing efforts for both HfHCC and the ReStores. He/She is responsible for overseeing the Outreach Coordinator’s management of volunteer coordinator, social media, and marketing involvement. The incumbent will oversee the marketing activities for HfHCC with its various publics in government, donors, volunteers, local community and press, municipalities and any other external point of contact. The position also plays a role in special events organization and management.

Responsibilities:

Marketing & Communications

  • Maintain email marketing contacts and content
  • Create marketing materials for all areas of Habitat and maintain supply levels
  • Obtain photographs and stories of volunteers and homeowners to create content for future use
  • Market volunteer and homeownership programs
  • Draft and approve advertisements and maintain relationships with existing advertising vendors
  • Design advertisements and seek out new opportunities to promote the affiliate
  • Track effectiveness of marketing efforts
  • Oversee social media pages led by Outreach Coordinator
  • Report marketing findings and issues to ReStore Committee

Volunteer Management

  • Oversee ultimate management of volunteer software, Volunteer Impact
  • Engage, appreciate, and interact with volunteers
  • Ensure volunteers are being scheduled to meet the volunteer needs of construction, ReStore, and office staff
  • Oversee volunteer appreciation led by Outreach Coordinator

Events & Fundraising

  • Assist with all special events—fund raising or general profile building events
  • Assist with other event implementation, marketing, and volunteer recruitment as needed

Community Engagement & Public Relations

  • Plan and coordinate Habitat groundbreaking and dedication ceremonies
  • Maintain relationships with local media contacts
  • Work with Outreach Coordinator to plan community event appearances for affiliate

Other Duties as Assigned

  • Maintain and draft content for affiliate & ReStore websites

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communication, or 5+ years of related experience
  • 3+ years of marketing, communication, or volunteer management experience preferred
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft office and have solid computer skills
  • Should be proficient in various social media platforms
  • Must have excellent writing and communication skills
  • Management experience helpful
  • Experience with WordPress a plus
  • Nonprofit experience a plus

To Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to Chip Huston, Executive Director, at Chip@hfhcc.org. No phone calls, please.

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