Marketing, Events and Development Coordinator

Solana Recruitment Services

Key role within our startup to execute fundraising, communication and other marketing goals.

About Solana Recruitment 
Solana Recruitment Services is a true strategic partner in all aspects of search and placement. We bring a wealth of knowledge and success in placing candidates into positions from entry to the C-Level. Our customizable approach
to recruitment services helps our partners build their best hiring practices, employee development programs, and retention goals.
It is our passion for search and career placement that really sets us apart. Our goal is to provide a quality hiring and onboarding process to each and every one of our candidates. We will be your advocate from your first interview
screen until the day you begin your new opportunity. It is imperative to us that your first experience with our client is a positive one.

About our Client
Our client is an innovative non-profit startup that utilizes cutting edge technology and innovative Community Engagement strategies to tackle a global issue - reducing ocean plastic pollution where it begins—in populous, river-adjacent communities in the developing world. We are excited to build our team of entrepreneurs, engineers, international development experts, and passionate environmental advocates to help achieve our mission.
About the Position 
Marketing, Events and Development Coordinator is a key role within our startup to execute fundraising, communication and other marketing goals. The Coordinator will report directly to Chief Development Officer (CDO) and is responsible for planning, development and implementation of Organization’s marketing materials in various formats (reports, website, newsletters, social media, brochures), internal and external events and
activities, and supporting the overall fundraising priorities of the Global Executive team. We are looking for a creative, energetic, ambitious, and entrepreneurial candidate who is adept at communicating to a wide variety of
audiences, including corporate sponsors and other stakeholders, and external PR and campaign agencies.
The Marketing, Events and Development Coordinator will work in the following areas:
Event Management
  • Develop a yearly calendar of events to meet the fundraising, networking and outreach objectives for the
  • Provide administrative and logistical support for events from developing materials, curating the event and
    developing marketing materials
Development of Marketing and Communication materials
  • Develop and strengthen marketing materials for our client in a unique and compelling voice to build
    brand awareness, and reputation.
  • Provide strong attention to detail so all materials and events communicate creatively and impact.
  • Provide ongoing support in developing impact reports, decks, social media collaborations, and proposals.
  • Work with staff and contractors to develop and implement Renew Ocean’s campaigns and social
    networking strategies.
  • Manage outreach to current and prospective donors and sponsors through newsletters and other
    updates. Monitor and respond to inquiries on a regular basis.
Support Fundraising and other development needs
  • Track donor activity and projected giving.
  • Develop ongoing pipeline of donors (corporate, individual and foundation).
  • Conduct research and follow leads on prospects with Chief Development Officer.
  • In medium- to long-term, oversee the development, testing, and implementation of new and creative
    fundraising ideas to attract new donors and upgrade current donors.
Education and Experience
  • 5 +years of work experience in communications, marketing or related filed.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing, public relations preferred. Graduate degree in a related field
    is not required, but a plus.
  • Proven track record and experience in majority of the areas of responsibility listed above.
  • Wide degree of creativity and attention to detail. Possesses exceptional written and verbal
    communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of current trends in events, social media and digital media.
  • Self-motivated, self-starter, and a team player.
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills
  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Benefits
  • Growth opportunities
  • Remote position
Equal Opportunity Statement 
Solana Recruitment and all of our clients are equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to
federal law requirements, our clients comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in
employment in every location in which the company has facilities.