Marketing Coordinator


About McGaw YMCA:

Founded in 1885, the McGaw YMCA is an open, charitable membership association. Our mission is to promote growth in spirit, mind and body through programs and services that strengthen community for all people in Evanston. The McGaw YMCA has a long history of supporting youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. While McGaw has all of the features of traditional YMCAs (gym, exercise and aquatic facilities), it has a number of facilities that make it unique among its counterparts nationwide. These include a men’s residence, a NAEYC-accredited children’s center, and a residential camp in Michigan that welcomes more than 1,800 youth every summer. Among its many offerings for people of all ages, McGaw is a respected provider of programs for all youth in the community. These programs promote academic readiness and success through specialized instruction, enrichment activities, tutoring and mentoring. They include Head Start, Y-Readers and MetaMedia, a digital media program and maker space for middle school youth.

Position Details

Marketing Coordinator
Northern Illinois
Evanston, IL

Under the direction of the Marketing & Communications Manager, the Marketing Coordinator will support the Marketing and Communication Manager to administer and organize marketing projects.

Responsibilities will include three key areas:

  • Project Management: execution of Marketing Campaign, including the preparation and execution of integrated plans, timeline creation and management, extension of campaigns across various mediums 
  • Data Analysis: analysis of sales and marketing data to help drive marketing strategies, 
  • Content Management: ensure website content maintenance 

The ideal candidate should have excellent time management and communication skills to be able to collaborate with internal teams to deliver results on deadlines.

Days/Hours: Flexible within 9am-5pm Monday through Friday, some weekends.

Experience/Education/Certification Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in business, communication, or marketing or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience from which comparable skills are acquired 
  • Proven work experience as a Project Coordinator or similar role 
  • Adept at juggling and prioritizing many projects at once with multiple deadlines, working crossfunctionally 
  • Excellent Excel skills 
  • Understanding of HTML 
  • Google Analytics certification (or within 30 days of employment)

Salary Range: $14.50 - $15.00 per hour.

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