Reporting to the Executive Director, with dotted line responsibility to the Artistic Director, the Manager, Marketing & Design plays a critical and singular role in the ongoing growth and well-being of Giordano Dance Chicago. With responsibilities that span every aspect of project-based, event and institutional marketing, the Manager, Marketing & Design nurtures and advances the organization’s brand creatively, strategically, and effectively.
The ideal candidate must be highly creative, adaptable, detail-oriented, able to work autonomously in a small office environment or collaboratively in small teams, and demonstrate superlative writing, communication and project management skills. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to balance the competing demands of marketing, design, and customer service. Further, excellent design software skills (such as Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop), web site development and management, digital media expertise, and experience in managing multiple vendors are essential.