Co-op Cincy

Co-op Cincy

Communications & Development Program Manager

Based in Cincinnati, OH


Job Description
Co-op Cincy is seeking a full-time Communications and Development Program Manager to join its growing team. Co-op Cincy works to overcome inequality of opportunity, mobility, and income by building a network of unionized worker-owned cooperative businesses.

Join the Co-op Cincy team and help design and implement our communication/marketing and development plan. This is a full-time position.

Job Responsibilities:
Communications Responsibilities

  •  Help design and implement a branding/communications strategy
  •  Develop marketing/communication materials/strategy (displays, handouts, annual reports, etc.)
  • Update and manage website
  • Build social media presence
  • Connect social and digital efforts among Co-op Cincy and all co-ops in the network
  • Design monthly email communications
  • Assist in developing educational materials including videos

Development Responsibilities

  • Support Grant writing
  • Support development efforts
  • Help maintain Salesforce and Mailchimp lists
  • Represent Co-op Cincy publicly

General Expectations:

  • Support co-op development.
  • Participate in various Co-op Cincy activities.
  • Represent Co-op Cincy publicly.
  • Reprioritize work from time to time to support small staff.

Skills Requirements:

  • Strong listening, communication, and people/interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Stupendous Graphic design skills -utilizing programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, and similar programs.
  • Website design (we use Squarespace)
  • Social media management experience
  • Creative thinking - the ability to consider something in a new way and bring new perspectives to the workplace
  • Computer skills - Google Drive, office suites, etc.

Compensation: Starting salary $45,000 per year with 19 paid vacation days and 10 paid holidays.

Benefits: Healthcare and short-term disability is provided without a waiting period. Co-op Cincy pays $450/month towards an individual or family plan. Co-op Cincy completely covers Short term disability. These benefits are made possible through our affiliation with the United Steelworkers.

Union Membership with the United Steelworkers is a part of this job. It costs $10 deducted from your pay to join the union. And then a small amount is withheld from each paycheck. In addition to access to healthcare, there are other awesome benefits like access to free college courses for you and your family.

To Apply
Please submit your cover letter and résumé to: ellen@coopcincy.org.

Co-op Cincy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary is commensurate with experience and subject to available funding constraints. Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted. Co-op Cincy is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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