Marketing and Latino Arts Coordinator

United Community Center

The United Community Center (UCC), is a non-profit on the south side of Milwaukee serving the community with a wide variety of social service programs for more than 50 years. UCC helps youth and families achieve their potential by focusing on the well being of families and individuals and by promoting Hispanic cultural heritage. The agency offers services to the community in the areas of cultural arts, recreation, education, and health and human services. It is the largest Latino human services provider in the state of Wisconsin. Nearly 20,000 people benefit from services annually.

Position Details

Marketing and Latino Arts Coordinator
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

The United Community Center along with Latino Arts, is looking for a detailed, organized and art loving marketing and office professional to support a wide variety of marketing and program coordination tasks to ensure high quality artistic event execution, audience and group event coordination and marketing artistic events to both school and general audience members.

The candidate we seek will work closely with the Marketing Director, Latino Arts Managing Artistic Director and other members of the Marketing Team to manage all aspects of logistics related to Latino Arts programming and events ranging from booking groups, coordinating artist logistics and supporting marketing of events.

1. Organize and implement programming and logistics for Latino Arts performances, exhibit openings, school and virtual offerings.

  • Led on concert logistics and band accommodations. 
  • Coordinate school attendance to Latino Arts Programs. Managing contracts and payments; follow-up 
  • Assist with program planning and brainstorming 
  • Assist with UPAF fundraising efforts and helping to run internal UPAF campaign 
  • Help represent Latino Arts to other collaborative groups

2. Assist Latino Arts Marketing Efforts and support Digital Communications Coordinator to roll out LA marketing which could include email, print and social media – developing marketing strategies and leading execution of those strategies with team assistance.

3. Manage Latino Arts, Inc. events and sales including helping to manage the Event brie, box office - back end financials and deposits paperwork and tracking

4. In conjunction with the Development understand use customer database and assist with data entry, audience data.

5. Other Marketing and office support tasks which could include marketing projects and team support.

Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Marketing, or related degree along with at least 2-3 years of experience with marketing and event coordination and love of the arts. Superior and proven project management skills a must along with excellent writing skills and strong interpersonal communication.

  • We are seeking a proactive and self-motivated professional who can work well independently and in a team;Bilingual in written and spoken Spanish strongly desired. 
  • Candidate must have excellent communication skills, and be comfortable with public speaking. 
  • Good writing skills, along with superior interpersonal communication and organizational skills are essential. 
  • Strong computer skills including word processing, mail merges, database use, and Excel a must. 
  • We are seeking a proactive and self-motivated personality who can work well independently and in a diverse team of co-workers.

Other Skills: 

  • Communications – Exhibits good listening and comprehension, expresses ideas and thoughts verbally, keeps others adequately informed, and selects appropriate communication methods. 
  • Customer Service – Displays courtesy and sensitivity, manages difficult or emotional situations, meets commitments, responds promptly to customer needs and is open to feedback. 
  • Dependability – Commits to doing the best job possible, follows instructions, meets attendance and punctuality guidelines, and takes responsibility for actions. 
  • Quality – Produces high-quality work, improves processes and measures key outcomes. 
  • Use of Technology – Adapts to new technologies and demonstrates required skills.

UCC offers a competitive compensation package. Salary range is $42-46K and is commensurate with experience. Please indicate salary requirements in online application.

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