Marketing & Special Projects Manager  

Department: Marketing, Public Improvement Districts (#1 & #14), and Administration 

Position Summary:

The entry-level position develops, coordinates, and implements marketing initiatives, events, and programs for the growth and success of Downtown Fort Worth and DFWI, a civic organization with a mission to be the catalyst for transforming Downtown into a vibrant place to live, work, shop, visit, and play.  This position requires a highly motivated, creative & organized professional with excellent interpersonal writing and verbal communication skills.  The candidate is also experienced in web and social media content management & creation, marketing strategy development, project management, and events.       

Responsibilities:

  • Grow and maintain community engagement and relationships through marketing initiatives, communications, events, and programs
  • Manage and expand social media presence for Downtown Fort Worth and Burnett Park
  • Track social media analytics
  • Create and manage content for social media and website
  • Produce monthly and quarterly publications including but not limited to the DFWI e-newsletter, and In View PID newsletter
  • Serve as liaison to Fort Worth Downtown Neighborhood Alliance (FWDNA) including board management, communications, membership tracking, and event support
  • Manage Downtown banner program including reservations and installation schedules
  • Provide support for DFWI events
  • Attend and present at board meetings, DFWI member meetings, FWDNA board meetings and events

Qualifications:

  • Experience in marketing, events, and project management
  • Passion for, and knowledge of Downtown Fort Worth
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in social media management and content creation
  • Creative with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to lead creative projects and events from concept to execution
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and/or Canva is preferred
  • Ability to work occasional nights and weekends
  • Sense of humor

Please send cover letter, salary requirements, and resume to Barbara Sprabary Barbara@dfwi.org by Friday, June 3, 2022.