Marketing Specialist (Year Round Opening) – TDRPD

Marketing Specialist (Year Round Opening) – TDRPD

Truckee-Donner Recreation and Park District
10981 Truckee Way
(530) 550-4442
About Truckee-Donner Recreation and Park District

TDRPD is expanding its Marketing Department and hiring a Marketing Specialist!

Under direct or general supervision, provides a variety of marketing activities including social media posts, content creation & management, copywriting press releases, website editing, graphic design, photography & videography, including interacting frequently with the public and providing information; performs other duties as assigned.

Blend your professionalism with your humor & wit creating daily social content. #PlayForALiving as you cover the various events, programs & facilities TDRPD has to offer while maintaining our sites and digital presence with accurate and helpful information. . Find fun ways to connect & begin new conversations with our mountain community. Get a chance to be creative by developing stories for multiple channels – including print and radio – that will resonate with our community.

This is a part-time benefited position (38 hrs per week) with flexible schedules and benefits that include health, dental, vision, and TDRPD access & discounts to programs and facilities. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and create a lasting impact on the Truckee community.

The starting pay range for the Marketing Specialist is $22.03 – $25.51. TDRPD is currently engaged in a salary survey that could increase the starting salary for this opening.

Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required qualifications would be:

  • Associate degree in marketing, business, communications, or a closely related field, preferred.
  • 1 year of experience in social media platforms and their best practices
  • Intermediate to advanced skills with digital marketing related tools (i.e. Adobe Suite & Microsoft Office)
  • Knowledge in graphic design, photography & videography
  • Detail-oriented, highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

Marketing Specialist is an apprentice-level class in the Marketing series. Incumbents perform a variety of specialized projects, including posting on social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, TikTok and Twitter), providing engaging written stories for press releases and blog posts, designing flyers and signs, photographing/videography of events, parks and programs. Positions at this level perform the full range of duties as assigned, working independently and exercising judgment and initiative. Positions at this level receive instruction and planning from the Marketing Manager.

To be considered for this opportunity, please submit the following by 5:00 PM (Pacific Time) on Sunday, January 22nd, 2023 to David Faris,

  • Cover letter
  • Digital Portfolio of Work Examples (link to a website, pdf, social sites, etc.)
  • Resume (including education, dates of employment, organization size, number of staff managed, and amount of budget)

If you have any questions or concerns, please call David at 530-550-4442.

Applicants are required to be fingerprinted through the DOJ and once cleared, they may start work.

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